• Immigrants awaiting inspection in front of Ellis Island's Main Building

    Ellis Island

    Part of Statue of Liberty National Monument NJ,NY

Historic Immigration Station turned Immigration Museum

From interactive activities to ranger-led tours, educators can find many exciting ways to engage students at Ellis Island. Check out the options below:

Parks as Classrooms - Lesson Plans, Field Trips and other educational resources

Self-Guided Activities - Ellis Island worksheets for students of all ages

Ranger in the Classroom - Free School Outreach Programs for students in Grades 2 - 5

Field Trip - Fill out the Complete the request form online on the website to schedule a class visit. 


Park rangers in front of a 4th grade classroom with students eagerly raising their hands.