"The landfill castle" Battery Park Tip by bladedragon

Battery Park, New York City: 99 reviews and 166 photos

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Amazingly, most of this park was a landfill.
There's Castle Clinton here that was once an off shore reef.
You can buy your ticket to Liberty and Ellis Island here, and also City Pass.
Ferry to Staten Island is just beside this park.

Address: Battery Park, State St. & Battery Pl., New York, NY
Directions: Take the 4 or 5 to Bowling Green Station or the N/R to South Ferry Station
Phone: (212) 344-3491
Website: http://www.thebattery.org/

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  • Written Jul 13, 2008
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