Field Trip Friday: Visit Ellis Island virtually 2 ways

More than 12 million immigrants made their first stop in America at the Ellis Island Immigration Station between 1892 and 1954. In fact, more than 40% of Americans can trace their family history back to Ellis Island.
You can visit the national park virtually through Scholastic!

Virtual tour

Take this tour, and follow in the immigrants' footsteps. You'll hear first-hand stories told by people who came through Ellis Island. You can see historical photographs and films, and read fascinating facts.

Virtual field trip