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A Thing To Do Today in New York City
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Discover Governers Island.

nycgovernersislandskyline - Discover Governers Island. [A Thing To Do Today] Price: $2 (ferry return) Time: 2-5 hours
Nestled in New York Harbor is a little island with a big history. Governers Island was central to defending New York during the city's early days. Explore extraordinary views with a boat ride out there from South Street in Manhattan, and discover the island's military past by joining a 90-minute National Park Service walk through the island's sights at 2.30pm.
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Welcome to the New York City edition of A Thing To Do Today: the ultimate curated guide to the best of what to do today in New York City. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around New York City, whether you're visiting or a local, A Thing To Do Today is here to help. We specialise in selecting fabulous and often offbeat attractions, activities and events specifically on and open today, which are ready to explore in New York City for anyone wondering what they can get up to today in the Big Apple. Look at the idea above for something to do today, and get other amazing things to do by reloading the page. Find out more about the site, or for comments, suggestions, corrections, donations, or to submit your things to do, email john@athingtodotoday.com. Or check out social media @athingtodo.

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