Ellis Island is open on a limited basis while repairs continue.
Ellis Island has reopened on a limited basis. Due to the nature of the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy parts of the historic Main Building and museum, including most of the exhibits, remain closed at this time. More »
Historic Immigration Station turned Immigration Museum
The Great Hall, Baggage Room, Stairs of Separation: Visiting Ellis Island is often a memorable experience for students and teachers. Click to the left to discover lesson plans to use in the classroom, learn more about our Ranger in Your Classroom programs and our distance learning programs.
Ellis Island has reopened; however it is a limited opening. We are not yet able to offer our school programs and there is limited access within the museum. Please read additional information here.