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Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration

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The Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration is the country's official museum chronicling all eras of American immigration. The Peopling of America Center bookends the Ellis Island years with post-Ellis exhibitions portraying journeys from 1954 up to today, and pre-Ellis galleries that highlight the earliest arrivals to this nation.

  • Accessibility URL: Visit Link
  • Days Closed:
    • None
  • Direct Ticketing Link: Visit Link
  • Kid Friendly:
  • URL for App Information: Visit Link
  • View/Rooftop:
    • Water View
  • WiFi - Free:
  • Assisted Listening System: Yes
  • Braille: Yes
  • Large Print: Yes
  • Open Captioned and/or Closed Captioned: Yes
  • Sign Language Interpretation: Yes
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Business Continuity
  • Re-Opening Status: Open - Limited Service/Capacity
  • Masks Required-Guest:
  • Masks Required-Staff:
  • Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits:
  • Social Distance Markings/Signage:
  • Social Distancing Guidelines Enforced:
Facility Info
  • Total Sq. Ft. 13000
  • Reception Capacity 1200
  • Theatre Capacity 1200
  • Audio/Visual Services
  • Catering - In House
  • # of Private Rooms 1
  • Stage
  • Banquet Capacity 1200