Escape to Governors Island

The city's hip seasonal playground.

Find out how the heck this 172-acre plot of prime real estate has managed to avoid development.

What to see and do once you arrive on Governors Island, from picnicking to putt-putt.

PLOT/09: “This World & Nearer Ones”
Creative Time transforms the island into an art-tastic theme park.

Events calendar
What to do on Governors Island for the rest of the summer season.