This site is dedicated to presenting information on Ellis Island and specifically the historical records that can be found on this important island. Ellis Island was the place where immigrants from all over the world were taken when they first arrived in the USA, and this island contains records of their arrival as well as details of their history and other important documentation.

To this day, descendants of the first immigrants to the USA can find records of their family member’s arrival both online and at Ellis Island itself. This can help them to fill in the gaps in their family tree and learn more about their personal history including where they came from.Ellis_Island_Immigrant_Hospital_building

Of course, the best way to get a true feel of the historical and cultural importance of Ellis Island is to take a trip to New York City. People who take the time to visit New York City will find a wide range of things to see and do. This metro city still serves as a cultural melting pot and visitors can get a real feel for this by wandering through the many neighborhoods such as Little Italy that boast their own unique characteristics.

Visitors to this site will be able to find details on some of the exciting things that are just waiting to be discovered during their trip to New York City. This will help visitors in planning their trip so that they are able to plan their itineraries to get the most out of a visit to the Big Apple.