Upcoming Events Calendar

Oct
19
Sat
Ghost Tour: The Tale of the Matron
Oct 19 @ 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM

The Tale of the Matron is a historic walking tour and recount of events that took place at Snug Harbor in 1863. You’ll enter three buildings that are typically closed to the public: the Matron’s House, the Butcher’s Cottage, and the former Surgeon’s House (now known as the Governors House). Each space has its own unique connection with history, life and the afterlife.

These tours are rain or shine. Guests are encouraged to bring their own flashlight, though a limited quantity will be available to borrow.

General admission: $10 | Snug Harbor Members/Students/Seniors: $8
BUY TICKETS HERE
October 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26 | All tours begin at 6:00 PM
Meet at the Matron’s House on Chapel Road (Building K)

Oct
25
Fri
Ghost Tour: The Tale of the Matron
Oct 25 @ 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM

The Tale of the Matron is a historic walking tour and recount of events that took place at Snug Harbor in 1863. You’ll enter three buildings that are typically closed to the public: the Matron’s House, the Butcher’s Cottage, and the former Surgeon’s House (now known as the Governors House). Each space has its own unique connection with history, life and the afterlife.

These tours are rain or shine. Guests are encouraged to bring their own flashlight, though a limited quantity will be available to borrow.

General admission: $10 | Snug Harbor Members/Students/Seniors: $8
BUY TICKETS HERE
October 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26 | All tours begin at 6:00 PM
Meet at the Matron’s House on Chapel Road (Building K)

Spooky Snug Harbor Tour
Oct 25 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Haunted history, straight from a local expert!  On October 18 and 25, join local “Spooky Staten Island” history enthusiast Michael Pelczar as he walks you through Snug Harbor and reveals what he’s discovered about its history and its own spooky place in Staten Island’s haunted past.

A special behind-the-scenes tour is included and will take you into the former homes of Snug Harbor’s Surgeon, Matron, and Butcher.

WHERE: Meet at Visitor Information Booth
WHEN: October 18 and 25 | 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
ADMISSION: $10 | Student/Senior/Snug Harbor Member $8

BUY TICKETS HERE

This walking tour will be indoors and outdoors, rain or shine, and requires climbing some stairs. Patrons are encouraged to dress appropriately and bring your own flashlights.

Oct
26
Sat
Ghost Tour: The Tale of the Matron
Oct 26 @ 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM

The Tale of the Matron is a historic walking tour and recount of events that took place at Snug Harbor in 1863. You’ll enter three buildings that are typically closed to the public: the Matron’s House, the Butcher’s Cottage, and the former Surgeon’s House (now known as the Governors House). Each space has its own unique connection with history, life and the afterlife.

These tours are rain or shine. Guests are encouraged to bring their own flashlight, though a limited quantity will be available to borrow.

General admission: $10 | Snug Harbor Members/Students/Seniors: $8
BUY TICKETS HERE
October 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26 | All tours begin at 6:00 PM
Meet at the Matron’s House on Chapel Road (Building K)

Nov
7
Thu
Fall Foliage Tour
Nov 7 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Tour Snug Harbor when the autumn colors are at their most beautiful!  The Fall Foliage Tour begins at the Visitor Information Booth on Chapel Road, continuing through the Pond Garden and ending in the New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden. The tour is rain or shine.

Meet at Visitor Information Booth
Admission: $10.00 | BUY TICKETS HERE

Thursday, November 7 | 1:00 PM – 2:20 PM
Saturday, November 9 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Nov
9
Sat
Fall Foliage Tour
Nov 9 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Tour Snug Harbor when the autumn colors are at their most beautiful!  The Fall Foliage Tour begins at the Visitor Information Booth on Chapel Road, continuing through the Pond Garden and ending in the New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden. The tour is rain or shine.

Meet at Visitor Information Booth
Admission: $10.00 | BUY TICKETS HERE

Thursday, November 7 | 1:00 PM – 2:20 PM
Saturday, November 9 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Mar
19
Thu
POSTPONED: Signs of Spring Tour
Mar 19 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

***This event will be postponed until further notice.  Learn more here. We apologize for the inconvenience.***

Discover the joy of new life and growth at Snug Harbor when spring is arriving!  Bring your camera to capture the first glimpses.  We will explore the forest, wetlands, and gardens.  Look for witch hazel, snow drops, crocus, and possibly skunk cabbage.  This event is rain or shine. 

Meet at Visitor Info Booth on Chapel Road
General admission: $10 | Student/Senior: $8 | Snug Harbor Member: $8 | BUY TICKETS HERE

Mar
21
Sat
POSTPONED: Signs of Spring Tour
Mar 21 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

***This event will be postponed until further notice.  Learn more here. We apologize for the inconvenience.***

Discover the joy of new life and growth at Snug Harbor when spring is arriving!  Bring your camera to capture the first glimpses.  We will explore the forest, wetlands, and gardens.  Look for witch hazel, snow drops, crocus, and possibly skunk cabbage.  This event is rain or shine. 

Meet at Visitor Info Booth on Chapel Road
General admission: $10 | Student/Senior: $8 | Snug Harbor Member: $8 | BUY TICKETS HERE

Apr
9
Thu
POSTPONED: Flowering Tree and Shrub Walk
Apr 9 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

***This event will be postponed until further notice.  Learn more here. We apologize for the inconvenience.***

The magnolias, cherry blossoms, mahonia, jasmine, and redbud flourish in our unique NY Chinese Scholar’s Garden.  Come see the glory of the NYCSG in the spring and learn about the long-standing horticultural tradition that seeks to find beauty in all seasons.  Your tour tickets include admission to the New York Chinese Scholars Garden for the rest of the day after the walk.  This event is rain or shine.

General admission: $10 | Student/Senior: $8 | Snug Harbor Member: $8 | BUY TICKETS HERE
Meet at Visitor Information Booth

Apr
11
Sat
POSTPONED: Flowering Tree and Shrub Walk
Apr 11 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

***This event will be postponed until further notice.  Learn more here. We apologize for the inconvenience.***

The magnolias, cherry blossoms, mahonia, jasmine, and redbud flourish in our unique NY Chinese Scholar’s Garden.  Come see the glory of the NYCSG in the spring and learn about the long-standing horticultural tradition that seeks to find beauty in all seasons.  Your tour tickets include admission to the New York Chinese Scholars Garden for the rest of the day after the walk.  This event is rain or shine.

General admission: $10 | Student/Senior: $8 | Snug Harbor Member: $8 | BUY TICKETS HERE
Meet at Visitor Information Booth