Staten Island

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Often referred to as the "greenest borough," Staten Island includes a network of lush golf links, a low-rise skyline and wooded hiking trails that are perfect for a relaxing autumn day. A fast and free way to begin your visit is with a ride on the Staten Island Ferry, which cruises past the Statue of Liberty. After arriving at St. George, visit the historic St. George Theatre, an architectural gem showcasing a variety of exciting performances. Nearby, Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden features impressive grounds and gardens—including the New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden and the Tuscan Garden—modeled after the Villa Gamberaia in Florence, Italy. Mid-island, you can explore the natural habitats of the Greenbelt’s nearly 2,800 acres and learn more about its flora and fauna at the Greenbelt Nature Center.

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ITINERARIES

a day in staten island

Manhattan's southern neighbor offers gardens, museums, authentic eats and stellar attractions.

Greenbelt
ITINERARIES

the greenbelt: staten island's hidden jewel

NYC's largest forest preserve features wetlands, parks, meadows and hiking trails.

beaches
NEIGHBORHOOD HIGHLIGHTS

staten island beaches

Take a free ferry ride and enjoy sand, surf, food and history along the Staten Island shore.

dining
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staten island dining

The island getaway's culinary offerings include Cajun-Creole dishes, pizza and Sri Lankan cuisine.

Must-See St. George
NEIGHBORHOOD GUIDES

st. george

Discover great art, architecture and other hidden gems just beyond the ferry terminal on Staten Island.

Must-See Tompkinsville
NEIGHBORHOOD GUIDES

tompkinsville

Home to a thriving Sri Lankan community, this area holds culinary delights and a wide variety of arts and cultural events.


For more information on Staten Island history and attractions, download the "Ferry Rider's Guide" from statenislandmuseum.org (look for the link on the bottom-right side of the page) and see visitstatenisland.com.

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    Bayou
    1072 Bay St.
    Staten Island
    NY 10305
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    Carreta Tours Inc.
    3706 Amboy Rd.
    Staten Island
    NY 10308
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    Fort Wadsworth
    210 New York Ave.
    Staten Island
    NY 10305
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    Staten Island Children's Museum
    1000 Richmond Terr.
    Staten Island – Richmond Town
    NY 10301
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    Staten Island Zoo
    614 Broadway
    Staten Island
    NY 10310

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