What Are the Visiting Hours at Rikers Island?

What Are the Visiting Hours at Rikers Island?

What Are the Visiting Hours at Rikers Island?

On Wednesdays and Thursdays, visiting hours at Rikers Island are from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m, according to the City of New York Department of Corrections. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, visiting hours begin at 7 a.m. and last until 2 p.m., and all visits must finish by 4 p.m.

Visitors must register prior to visiting, with registration hours for Wednesday and Thursday running from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.. Registration times for other visiting days are from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., according to the City of New York Department of Corrections. The monthly schedule for visiting hours determines visiting days based on the first letter of a inmate's surname.