Located beneath the Verrazzano Narrows Bridge, Fort Wadsworth is one of the oldest military installations in the nation. Learn about the history of Fort Wadsworth and the military on Staten Island at Fort Wadsworth. Many events related to the history of this military base on Staten Island are available, as well as tours of the facility. This location is run by the National Parks Service.
From their website: “Fort Wadsworth is one of the oldest military installations in the nation. The site occupies 226 acres on the northeastern shore of Staten Island, on the Narrows of New York Harbor. Rich in history and natural beauty, Fort Wadsworth affords you the opportunity to observe an important part of our nation’s history, while offering magnificent views of New York Harbor.”
Check out their website to learn more and to book a tour.