! Alert

Due to excessive heat this weekend, we encourage you to take precautions, bring plenty of water to Governors Island and to stay hydrated.

If you’re not feeling well, visit our first aid station at Soissons Landing or contact Island security at 212-809-3299.

Please note that due to the heat, program hours and events may be changed or canceled.

Due to excessive heat this weekend, we encourage you to take precautions, bring plenty of water to Governors Island and to stay hydrated.

If you’re not feeling well, visit our first aid station at Soissons Landing or contact Island security at 212-809-3299.

Please note that due to the heat, program hours and events may be changed or canceled.

House of Solutions will be closed Saturday 7/20 and Sunday 7/21.

The House of Solutions is where creativity makes climate solutions come to life! Programs combine arts, culture and science-based learning to inspire environmental action and engage visitors with ongoing exhibits, workshops and residency programs from the Human Impacts Institute, as well as weekly presentations and talks from metro-area Climate Reality leaders. Visitors will be able to engage with diverse leaders from the arts, policy, science and beyond, while connecting with the ways they can make a difference.

Snap Circuit Workshop
Saturday, July 27, 11AM-2PM
Join HII staff for a workshop tutorial with Snap Circuits, an electric toy that makes engineering fun! This workshop will teach kids about renewable energy while providing a hands-on experience to keep them engaged. Participants will learn basic electrical engineering and be able to build a huge variety of circuits by the end of the day. Don’t miss this opportunity to teach your child about sustainable energy and let them learn by doing!

Inundation, Undulation, Modulation
Saturday, July 27, 11AM-5PM
This event is an afternoon of performances, screenings, and site-specific projects. It reflects on aspects of climate change, including rising tides, toxic waste, and its various effects on the body. Performances will move in and outside house 4A, mirroring the mass migration and displacement of bodies as decisive results of colonial expansion and environmental change. The event also features thematically-relevant artworks, sound pieces, and site-specific installations placed throughout the House of Solutions.

Getting there
3 Minutes from Soissons Landing 7 Minutes from Yankee Pier
1 Minutes from Soissons Landing 5 Minutes from Yankee Pier
Hours
Saturday 11:00 am — 5:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am — 5:00 pm