Ellis Island

Many Americans can trace their roots back to Ellis Island, and many choose to honor their brave ancestors by visiting the Immigration Museum located on the island.

A view of the Immigration Museum on Ellis Island

The southern tip of Manhattan is where New York City actually began. From Battery Park, you can take a ferry to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, where millions of immigrants passed through during the 19th and 20th centuries in search of the elusive American Dream.

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Ellis Island New York NY 10004 U.S.


212-561-4588 Attraction’s Website

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