Word War II Harbor Defense Lantern Tour

Fort Hancock Hudson Road, Sandy Hook, NJ

Join the Army Ground Forces Association volunteers for a lantern tour of several seacoast gun batteries.

Explore Back Woods at Fort Tilden

Fort Tilden – Building 1 Fort Tilden, Queens, NY

Walk the woods with naturalist Mickey Maxwell Cohen to search for signs of winter nature and little-known historic fortifications of World War II. 

New Year’s Resolution Walk

Fort Tilden – Building 1 Fort Tilden, Queens, NY

Make time for nature and fitness in the New Year. Begin by taking a guided hike that winds its way around the trails at Fort Tilden,

Tour Battery Gunnison

Fort Hancock Hudson Road, Sandy Hook, NJ

Stop by Fort Hancock on this work and training day to chat with the Army Ground Forces Association, dressed in 1943 era coast artillery uniforms, as they restore and interpret Battery Gunnison/New Peck.

Walking Tour: Fort Tilden

Fort Tilden – Building 1 Fort Tilden, Queens, NY

Join a park ranger for a walking tour of Fort Tilden’s fortifications, and learn about the fort’s role in defending New York Harbor through two world wars and the Cold War.

Fall Hike and Fort Tour

Fort Wadsworth - Overlook Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island, NY

Hike the overlook loop along the paths at Fort Wadsworth with a park ranger.

July 4th Flag Raising Ceremony

Castle Clinton The Battery, New York, NY

Visit Castle Clinton as they raise the flag of the United States in honor of the 4th of July.