The Arsenal is home to NYC Parks. It is one of two buildings within the park's borders which predate the park itself. It was built between 1847 and 1851 by the State of NY as a storage repository for munitions.
Sun - Tours ongoing throughout the day with NYC Parks Urban Park Rangers. On the tour, visitors will see the building's Gallery, interior spaces, and the Arsenal Roofs. Visitors are encouraged to use stairs, but an elevator is available.