Please note: Fort Jay is currently closed

Fortify your mind! Tour one of the best examples of classic star-shaped fort design anywhere in the country, including the dry moat, subterranean magazine, ravelin and bastions (with 5 Rodman guns and a great view of the city), barracks porches, various exhibits and the oldest structure on the Island. Fort Jay is open to the public under the stewardship of the National Park Service.

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Getting there
5 Minutes from Soissons Landing 10 Minutes from Yankee Pier
3 Minutes from Soissons Landing 5 Minutes from Yankee Pier