Ellis Island National Monument

Ellis Island National Monument

Overview / Map of Ellis Island

Visitor Services

Location Ellis Island is located in New York Harbor. General Information Please call (212) 363-3200, or write the Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island, Liberty Island, New York, NY 10004. Hours Ellis Island is open daily, year-round from 9:15 a.m. to 5 p.m., with extended hours during summer. It is closed December ...

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At A Glance

"Our growth as a nation has been achieved, in large measure, through the genius and industry of immigrants of every race and from every quarter of the world. The story of their pursuit of happiness is the saga of America. Their brains and their brawn helped to settle our ...

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Welcome to Ellis Island

Welcome to the Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island. The Statue of Liberty was presented by the people of France to the people of the United States in 1886 to honor the friendship between the two nations. Today, it is recognized as a symbol of liberty through-out the ...

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Transportation

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Ferry: Boats leave from Battery Park, Manhattan and from Liberty State Park, New Jersey. They run about every 30 to 45 minutes starting at 9 a.m. (ferry schedules are subject to change). Hours: May vary, please call the number below. Closed: December 25. Ferry Fees (includes ...

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