Outdoors & Recreation Staten Island Beaches
Experience Staten Island’s seashore attractions with our warm-weather itinerary.
Visitor Information Guide to the Staten Island Ferry
Come sail away on the popular free commuter boat (which also makes for a good sightseeing cruise).
Restaurants Staten Island Dining 101
From delectable Sri Lankan dishes to time-honored pizza preparations, Staten Island offers a delicious smorgasbord.
Museums & GalleriesStaten Island Museum at St. George
Located just two blocks away from the Staten Island Ferry Terminal, this museum showcases artifacts and art that reflects the history and people of this fascinating New York City borough and a large natural science exhibit—culled from the collections of local naturalists—that includes amphibians, shells, fossils, rocks, bird eggs and more.
AttractionsA Day in Staten Island
Staten Island, New York City Photo Gallery – Staten Island Ferry, St. George, Beach, Snug Harbor
Museums & GalleriesAlice Austen House Museum
A vibrant cultural center, the Alice Austen House keeps the daring spirit of the early American photographer Alice Austen alive by presenting changing exhibitions of her pioneering historic photographs and of contemporary photography, providing education programs for students and offering a range of cultural programs for the public.
A Day in Staten Island
Manhattan's southern neighbor offers gardens and museums, authentic eats and stellar attractions.
Hotels NYC Art Hotels
NYC’s hotels offer a range of covetable amenities—not least their artworks. Here are a few hotels where the decor is by contemporary masters.
ToursMiles of Beaches: Staten Island East Shore Private Tour
On this 3-hour private tour, explore the East Shore of Staten Island. This tour takes you to three different beaches, from South Beach to Miller Field, Cedar Grove and Great Kills Beach at Gateway National Recreation Area.
Sports 12 Great Baseball Promotional Days
NYC’s teams are giving away garden gnomes, renaming themselves after pizza and retiring Derek Jeter’s number.
ToursPrivate Historic Tour of North Shore Staten Island
A trip to Staten Island offers a uniquely different New York Experience and little known treasures for the discerning traveler. On this 3-hour private tour of North Shore Staten Island visit local attractions and take-in postcard-worthy views of the Manhattan skyline.
ToursPrivate Historic Tour of South Shore Staten Island
Staten Island invites tourists and NYC residents to explore the city's greenest borough - its cultural institutions, theatre, historic homes, woodland parks, 4 mile oceanfront boardwalk, ethnic neighborhoods, shops and restaurants. On this private tour journey south from St. George to scenic Raritan Bay and more.
Shopping Crosby Street Shopping Guide
Here’s where to spend your ducats on Crosby Street in Lower Manhattan.
ToursWorld War II Tour of the Brooklyn Navy Yard
The Brooklyn Navy Yard was once home to the world’s busiest shipyard during World War II. Visitors can travel by bus and explore the grounds on this 2-hour historical tour. With the help of an expert guide, guests get an up close look at the contemporary industrial park, with essential stops at some of the yard’s key sites, like the Naval Film Exchange, Dry Dock 1 and the famed Naval Hospital. Listen in on recordings from a handful of the 70,000 workers who toiled on repairs of battleships and aircraft carriers during World War II and gain a deeper understanding of the men and women behind the effort to win the war.