Gateway Visitor Center's Winter Hours
This winter Gateway National Recreation Area will be instituting a new visitor center schedule for park sites in Brooklyn and Queens. This schedule begins on January 14 and runs through February 29 when the spring schedule will be posted.
Pete McCarthy, Assistant Superintendent of Gateway's Jamaica Bay Unit, promises that the decrease in visitor center hours will provide better service in the spring when demand is higher These new hours of operation tions. All park sites will be open from sunrise to sunset, seven days a week. The U.S. Park Police will be patrolling 24 hours a day.
Jamaica Bay Unit Visitor Center Winter Schedule 2008:
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge: Wed through Sun 9 a.m.- 5p.m.
Floyd Bennett Field: Fri through Tues from 9 a.m.- 5p.m.
Fort Tilden/Jacob Riis Park: Wed