The Trust for Governors Island announced today, June 30, new extended hours for the area Soissons Landing, one of New York City’s best spots to catch stunning views of the sunset.
Starting this Friday, July 1, Soissons Landing will remain open late every night of the week through October 31. This gives New Yorker’s extended hours to enjoy all there is to do on Governors Island, including:
- Enjoying a drink along with the ultimate island getaway vibes at Island Oyster
- Relaxing at NYC’s beloved seasonal restaurant Gitano Island
- Chowing down on classic Mexican dishes at the tasty Taco Vista
- Pampering yourself with heated pools, steam rooms, massages, and more at QC NY Spa
“There really is no better place to spend a summer evening than Governors Island,” says Clare Newman, President & CEO of The Trust for Governors Island. “With unparalleled waterfront views, delicious food and drinks, unique amenities, and peaceful picnic spots, Soissons Landing has something for everyone. We are thrilled to announce these expanded public hours and can’t wait to welcome our visitors to the best place to catch the sunset in New York City.”
Soissons Landing will be open until 10 p.m. Sunday-Thursday, and until 11 p.m. Friday-Saturday. All other areas on Governors Island will close at regularly posted public hours.
Those looking to take advantage of these extended hours can take the ferry from the Battery Maritime Building in Lower Manhattan, with the last one to the Island departing at 8:15 p.m. Sunday-Thursday and 9:15 p.m. Friday-Saturday. The last ferry off of the Island departs at 10 p.m. Sunday-Thursday and 11 p.m. Friday-Saturday.