New York, NY 10004
Venu Type: Attractions
Ellis Island located just minutes off the southern tip of Manhattan Island, New York, is likely to connect with more of the American population than any other spot in the country. It has been estimated that nearly half of all Americans today can trace their family history to at least one person who passed through the Port of New York at Ellis Island. Now, nearly a century since the peak years of immigration, Ellis Island is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the National Park Service.
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Open daily 9:00am to 5:00pm with extended hours in the summer.
Ellis Island & Statue of Liberty Ferry
No visit to the New York City is complete without a trip to the world's most famous historical landmark - The Statue of Liberty National Monument. There is nothing more New Yorkish than to take in a breathtaking view of the world's most famous Statue. Ferry tickets also include, Ellis Island, home of the National Immigration Museum. This island once served as the immigration clearance center for millions of immigrants and refuges arriving in the USA from foreign lands. Due to its ionic status, long lines are very common, pre-purchasing your tickets is highly recommended to avoid those long lines. Get your tickets today.
All Around Town + Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island