In New York Harbor, Ellis Island was the landing spot for more than 12 million immigrants to the United States.
Empire State Building
When completed in 1931 the Empire State Building was the tallest building in the world--one-fifth of a mile high!
The Brooklyn Bridge opened in 1883 and was the largest suspension bridge in the world.
Susan B. Anthony House
She fought hard to end slavery in the years before the Civil War and battled to improve the political status of women.
The Brooklyn Expedition is an educational website jointly created by the Brooklyn Children's Museum, Brooklyn Museum of Art and Brooklyn Public Library. It is a highly interactive and visually driven site designed for students, their teachers and families.
New York City Underground
Go below the streets of New York City and marvel at what it takes to pump life into 'the city that never sleeps.