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Castle Clinton National Monument

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About this place
Located at the southern tip of Manhattan Island, Castle Clinton stands where New York City began.
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September 29, 2019
Address The Battery Date 1811 Where it gets its name From DeWitt Clinton, the early 19th-century mayor of New York City (as well as New York governor and failed Federalist presidential candidate). What it was before A fort called Southwest Battery, which had successive stints as an immigration…
August 11, 2012
Newly renovated park. Explore Castle Clinton, relax under the trees, rent a bike to ride around downtown, or catch the ferries to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
April 13, 2012
Buy tickets here for ferry to Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

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Manhattan, NY 10004
Phone+1 212-344-7220
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Friday 7:45 AM
Credit cards
Yes (incl. American Express)
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