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Battery Park

Monuments

Admiral George Dewey Memorial

Admiral George Dewey Memorial

Plaque with two relief medallions on plinth

American Merchant Mariners Memorial

American Merchant Mariners Memorial

Three figures on boat, one figure is trying to grasp another figure that is in the water

Battery Park Cannon

Battery Park Cannon

Cannon on base, plaque

Coast Guard Memorial

Coast Guard Memorial

Group of three figures (heroic scale), integral plinth, on pedestal

East Coast Memorial

East Coast Memorial

Eagle on pedestal between two ranks of four inscribed pylons (eight pylons in all; axis aligned with Statue of Liberty)

Giovanni da Verrazzano

Giovanni da Verrazzano

Elevated male half figure and standing female figure (both heroic scale) on pedestal consisting of two perpendicular slabs

Jerusalem Grove

Jerusalem Grove

Grove of fifteen cedars with inscribed horizontal marker in ivy bed

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Directions to Battery Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

ParkBattery Park

The SeaGlass Carousel is currently under construction. SeaGlass is an aquatic-themed ride aimed at providing an exciting amenity for the millions of tourists and New Yorkers who visit the Battery annually.
Anticipated Completion: Winter 2014

ParkBattery Park

Portions of the Battery are closed for various improvements, including a connection between the Greenways along the Hudson River and the East River. The 12-acre site will feature a meandering bikeway and walkway through lushly planted perennial gardens; a reconstructed Battery Green, the large oval lawn that serves as a public assembly and performance area; restoration and relocation of 10 monuments to the perimeter for better placement and increased visibility; a protected and replanted woodland area; new paths, trees and seating surrounding the park, and upgraded paving, edging, furnishings and lighting.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2014

Battery Park Weather

  • Mon
    Sunny
    63°F
  • Tue
    Chance Showers
    70°F
  • Wed
    Slight Chc Showers
    57°F
  • Thu
    Sunny
    60°F

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