Harbor Defense Museum

US Army Garrison Fort Hamilton, 101st St. & Fort Hamilton Pkwy.
Brooklyn, NY 11252
Bay Ridge

  • Mon.–Fri. 10am–4pm; Sat. 10am–2pm

Nestled within the heart of Fort Hamilton in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, the Harbor Defense Museum details the history and evolution of NYC’s coastal defense systems. As the only army museum in the City, the Harbor Defense Museum has a fine collection of military artifacts from the Revolutionary War to World War II.



  • Free
  • History
  • Museums
  • New York History

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