Army Ground Forces Association at Battery Gunnison
Army Ground Forces Association at Battery Gunnison

Fort Hancock

26 Hudson Rd. Highlands, NJ 07732

Property Description

Located in the Sandy Hook Unit of Gateway National Recreation Area near the tip of the Sandy Hook peninsula overlooking the entrance to New York Harbor, this fort played a key role in harbor defense and navigation since 1764 when the Sandy Hook Lighthouse (the oldest operating lighthouse in America) was built.

Amenities

Tour Information:

  • Guided Tours
  • Self-guided tours