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Ellis Island

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New York Harbor, New York, NY


Ellis Island - Reviews from across the web

wow... - user review
After spending too much money on hotels, shopping and the tourist traps, I can say that one of the few NYC sites worth spending money on was the only site that was nearly free. It was incre...

No title - user review
I would recommend this stop to anyone seeing New York. An audio guide takes you through the unchanged docks where millions of immigrants spent time before being allowed into the states. Its ...

Priority for our family - user review
Our family with three boys chose the Ellis Island tour combined with the boat to Statue of Liberty and they all enjoyed it. There was plenty of space to burn some energy, see the statu...

Very humbling, allow plenty of time - user review
I had no idea what to expect on my first visit to Ellis Island and had I read reviews, would've allowed much more time and rented the audio tour also. We spent approx. 3 hours and shou...

Ellis Island Museum - the Highlight of My Trip - user review
My wife and I recently visited NYC for the first time and were looking forward to visiting the Statue of Liberty and the Ellis Island Immigration Museum.Ellis Island was absolutely one of t...

Facinating with a free tour - user review
We're two Brits and wanted to visit Ellis Island because of what we'd heard.The best way to get an appreciation of what people who passed through the doors experienced is to look out fo...

fascinating! - user review
Maybe I'm biased because I'm a history buff, but Ellis Island was oneof the highlights of our trip. The museum has excellent displays on how the island functioned and how immigrants w...

Go from New Jersey, if possible... great experience! - user review
Our famliy visited Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty in August '06. We caught the ferry in New Jersey. I would highly recommend this because the lines for the ferry at each stop w...

Extremely interesting - user review
My only complaint is that I didn't have enough time here. Prior to going I didnt think that Ellis Island would really interest me and so I really didn't afford too much time here. Wh...

Excellent and Well Done! - user review
The restoration and museum at Ellis Island are excellent and extremely well done. At this point, only the large main building has been restored, and that is were all the exhibits are...

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