Travelers with all different interests visit Governors Island due to the variety of activities it entails. You can camp out at Collective Retreats which just signed on for another three years at the island. If you tend to be more of the sporty type, head on over to their year-round skating rink which allows visitors to ice skate even in the warmest months! No matter what your niche is, Governors Island has some awesome options for you and your family.
- You can find a year-round skating rink right near the waterfront at Governors Island.
- A great option for family travelers is attending the summer movie screenings that they hold each month.
- If you’re visiting for the culture, there are two famous monuments by world-renowned artist Jacob Hashimoto.
“Governors Island is a goddamn treasure, an oasis for New Yorkers, and it’s just so easy to get there.”