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"Ellis Island" Statue of Liberty - Ellis Island Tip by marciaca

  Ellis Island
by marciaca

Millions of Immigrants, including my grandmother, came to the United States from Europe and went through processing and screening at Ellis island.

It is now a museum, documenting all the first stop of people's journeys to a better life.

Address: In the Hudson River
Directions: South Ferry at Battery Park - Take the #5 train to Bowling Green or #1 to South Ferry.
Phone: +1 212-363-3200

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  • Written Aug 22, 2003
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