! Alert

Due to landscape clean-up post Tropical Storm Isaias, Governors Island’s public hours will be limited today, Wednesday 8/5 to 1:20PM-6PM. Click here for more info.

Due to landscape clean-up post Tropical Storm Isaias, Governors Island’s public hours will be limited today, Wednesday 8/5 to 1:20PM-6PM. Click here for more info.

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There are so many ways to get involved:

Join Us

At a time when New Yorkers need parks and open space more than ever, Governors Island needs support from members to help us care for the Island and make it a welcoming place for everyone. Plus, members get great perks like free ferry rides, discounts at favorite Island eateries and activities, invitations to exclusive events and more! Join today!

Stay in Touch

Sign up for our newsletter at the bottom of this page, and always be up-to-date on the latest Island happenings.

Connect with us

Follow us on Twitter and Instagram, and like us on Facebook. You can even follow the adventures of the Island’s working dogs on Instagram.

Volunteer with us

Governors Island relies on volunteers to keep this incredible public space welcoming and beautiful for all. Whether it’s maintaining our landscapes or welcoming visitors, there are many ways to lend a hand.

Make a donation

We rely on private contributions to keep Governors Island beautiful and welcoming for all. Your gift will help us care for the Island’s 120 acres of open space, provide free programs and events and make the Island an even better place to visit.

Bring your Company to the Island

Bring your company to Governors Island and partner with one of New York City’s most dynamic and fastest-growing destinations! We welcome corporate partners to plan fun and rejuvenating events on the Island, take part in impactful team-building volunteer activities, and sponsor the Island’s popular events and programs.