NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Governors Island is open one month earlier than usual.
The island opened early this year to allow more time to enjoy some time outside.READ MORE: Brooklyn Deli Shooting Of Sayid Muthana Caught On Video; Search Continues For Suspects
The hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on weekends. There’s no entry fee.READ MORE: Police: Straphangers Targeted In Series Of Knifepoint Robberies In The Bronx
Park officials have also announced special evening hours, one night only, this Friday. The park will remain open until 9 p.m. for a rare chance to see one of the best, unobstructed sunsets anywhere in the city.MORE NEWS: SEE IT: Explosion Rocks Home, Sparks Fire Overnight In Cypress Hills; 6 People Hurt
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