Fort Hamilton's Harbor Defense Museum tells the story of New York City's defenses over time, the Revolutionary War Battle of Brooklyn, and is located in a historic caponier, part of the original fort.
Please call before visiting. This museum is located on a military installation. Government issued photo ID's are required for all adults, 18 years or older. Foreign visitor's should call the Fort Hamilton Visitor Control Center (718-630-4848) to insure that they have the required identification.