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Governors Island History Hunt

  • Governors Island New York, NY (map)

This History Hunt is a list of 16 historical images from locations around Governors Island; for each historical image, we’ve provided a clue to its location. Try to locate as many as possible.

To get credit for solving a clue, check-in at the location (tap the lock button to the left; if you’re in the right place, it will turn green).

When you complete the challenge, take a screenshot and send it to us at The first team to complete the History Hunt will win a prize!


To participate download the Urban Archive app and click on the History Hunt icon ( I 🔍NY ).

Earlier Event: August 2
National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
Later Event: October 6
Bay Ridge History Hunt