Take a walking photographic tour of Governors Island along with commentary describing each photo.
Often confused with other New York
islands, Governors Island is located just 800 yards from lower
Manhattan. From 1776, and up until 1996, the island has served as a
military post for various branches of the military. The lecture and
slide presentation will take you on a walking tour of the island
highlighting its history, architecture, and its many sites including
Fort Jay, Liggett Hall, and Castle Williams.
Ask Mario specific questions so you are prepared for your own exciting day trip this summer!