The Bayside Historical Society has been housed in the Castle in Fort Totten Park since 1984.
The structure was initially utilized by the US Army Corps of Engineers as their Officers’ Mess Hall and Club and was completed in 1887.
In 1986, the Gothic Revival-style Castle was added to the National and State Registers of Historic Places.
The Bayside Historical Society is a learning center that collects and preserves knowledge about Bayside’s past.
Events, educational activities, exhibits, and archival collections have all taken place there.
The museum is open to the public, suggested admission price is $5.00.
- The castle
- Bayside Yacht Club
- If the Hat Fits
Is the Fort Totten Castle available for weddings?
Yes, the Castle is available for weddings.