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Very moving. We knew the people had a hard time but didn't know exactly how hard it was for them to enter the country. This is a place not to be missed but takes quite a chunk out of your day especially if you do...More
We traveled to Ellis Island specifically to visit the museum. We purchased our tickets online beforehand (hint, go to the Ellis Island Gov't Website to get official tickets) and although we had a confirmed time, the line to get on the ferry snaked around for...More
The area for viewing was well set out, lots of room to look around. The attraction had personal audio for explanations as you walked around. It was sad to see how people came so many years ago with nothing and the hardships they suffered, just...More
Honestly wouldn't have gone if it wasn't part of the Statue of Liberty ferry tour. And I wouldn't have regretted it. The museum is certainly big and informative, but the subject itself it's just a bit boring in my opinion. Unless you think you'll enjoy...More
We stopped at Ellis Island when we went on our Statue of Liberty tour.
It is amazing to see how they run the island when we had so much immigration in our country.
It was amazing to see how they took care of the people...More
More interesting then I thought it would be, especially if you follow some of the stories around the individuals that passed through processing centre. Also has a decent enough cafe with space to sit outside
Our visit to Ellis Island was everything we had hoped for and more. We arrived about 9:45, we needed to leave by 3:00, which I regretted because I would like to have made a full day of it. Let me say first, that we opted,...More