What is Ellis Island?
Ellis Island, in Upper New York Bay, was the gateway for over 12 million immigrants to the United States as the nation’s busiest immigrant inspection station from 1892 until 1954. The main building of the Ellis Island was constructed in 1900.
Due to its immense importance, it is a United States National Monument and is also included in the United States National Register of Historic Places. Moreover, it is also a New Jersey Register of Historic Places and New York City Landmark.
Like many other important historic places, it is also managed by National Park Service. It was designed by William Alciphron Boring and Edward Lippincott Tilton its architectural style is Renaissance Revival. This island has played an important role in welcoming a large number of immigrants from different parts of the world.
A Trip to Ellis Island
It would be a great learning opportunity for school students to visit Ellis Island this summer season. So we recommend this place for your next field trip. You need not do anything if you are willing to arrange a field trip; just let us know and we will take care of the rest.
Why Choose DC Field Trips?
DC Field Trips is in school field trips business for more than 30 years now. With the help of our field trip planners, we have always been able to deliver the best field trips services to schools across the nation. We know how to turn your trip to a great learning and fun experience.
Do not hesitate to contact us if you are ready to make your field trip a great learning experience. Call us today for a free consultation with one of our field trips experts. Book a trip with us today and get 30% off on all field trip plans.