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Ellis Island

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"Ellis Island, located in New York Harbor, was the busiest immigrant inspection station from 1892 to 1954. Now a museum, it offers exhibits on the history of immigration to the United States. Accessible by ferry from Battery Park, it's part of the Statue of Liberty National Monument."
" This historic immigration center processed millions of immigrants arriving in the United States from 1892 to 1954. Visitors can explore the hospital buildings, baggage rooms, and registry room, and learn about the experiences of immigrants who came to America through Ellis Island."
"Included in your ticket and ferry ride is a stop at Ellis Island. Check out the Immigration Museum to brush up on some fascinating history. "

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