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 »
Our Staff & Offices
Source: U.S. Customs & Border Protection
All official inquiries, inquiries and comments should be directed to:
Write to: National Park Service, Statue of Liberty National Monument, Liberty Island, NY, NY 10004. Attn: Superintendent
E-mail the park.
General Information Line: 212 363-3200 (voicemail only)
Media Relations: 917-299-3843
Fax: 212 363-6304 (land lines are not currently working - no fax)
Deaf and hard-of-hearing visitors can utilize the services of NY/NJ relay at 711.
Did You Know?
Ellis Island's south side contains 25 buildings that are mostly unrestored. These structures included general hospitals, isolation and psychiatric facilities for immigrants needing treatment or isolation. The U.S. Public Health Service staffed these facilities during the station's operation. More...