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Free Arts Island Outpost

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  • Jun. 01, 2019 through Oct. 27, 2019, Weekends, 11:00am-5:00pm
  • Governors Island
  • Ferries leave from Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 and 10 South St., Manhattan, New York Harbor
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Travel to historic Governors Island for free hands-on art-making workshops and art-viewing experiences! On weekends from 11-5 PM, the open outdoor space of Free Arts Island Outpost beckons families to become inspired to explore big projects utilizing found objects and traditional mediums. This is a space to invent, adapt, and transform relationships to art and the art-making process. The 2019 season runs from June 1—October 27, 2019.

About Governors Island

Ferries leave from Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 and 10 South St., Manhattan

New York Harbor , NY

212-440-2200

  • Standard hours: Monday-Thursday 10am-6pm; Friday and Saturday, 10am-10pm; Sunday, 10am-7pm

  • OUR MISSION:

    The Friends of Govenors Island is the independent nonprofit that supports the Island with volunteers, financial resources and advocacy.

    WHAT WE DO:

    • Work in partnership with the Trust for Governors Island and the National Park Service
    • Run the Island’s volunteer and membership programs
    • Raise money to supplement public funding for the Island
    • Act as the Island’s champion at City Hall and the nation’s capital


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