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A 2-minute HD tour of Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island. This is one of the more inspirational destinations in America - riding by ferry boat to both Liberty Island and Ellis Island adds to the experience in a way I wouldn't have imagined.

A HD tour of Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island. This is one of the more inspirational destinations in America - riding by ferry boat to both Liberty Island and Ellis Island adds to the experience in a way I wouldn't have imagined.

An aerial illustration of Manhattan, showing Castle Garden in the lower foreground, c. 1880.

Before Ellis Island, Immigrants Arrived at Castle Garden

Before Ellis Island Existed, Castle Garden Welcomed immigrants; An aerial illustration of Manhattan, showing Castle Garden in the lower foreground, c. (Photo: Library of Congress)

Immigration Through Ellis Island - Award Winning Documentary Video Film - From 1892-1954, Ellis Island was the port of entry for millions of European immigrants. Fascinating archival footage tells the moving story of families with dreams of opportunity, leaving their homes with what they could carry.

Island of Hope - Island of Tears. Ellis Island was the port of entry for millions of European immigrants. Fascinating archival footage tells the moving story of families with dreams of opportunity, leaving their homes with what they could carry

Ellis Island Chalk Markings this is what inspectors put on the jackets of the immigrants so they new where to place them

IMMIGRATION: Ellis Island Chalk Markings this is what inspectors put on the jackets of the immigrants so they new where to place them

Ellis Island. By far, one of the coolest museums I have ever visited... works well for older elementary school kids and up.  Humbling to realize how much these individuals went through to get here.

By far, one of the coolest museums I have ever visited. works well for older elementary school kids and up. Humbling to realize how much these individuals went through to get here.

Passports from the Immigration Museum at Ellis Island

Passports showing a variety of nationalities; display at the Immigration Museum at Ellis Island, NYC

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