about this exhibit

As you look out on a stunning view of New York Harbor, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island...listen to a soundscape of diverse voices sharing their stories of arriving in the US for the first time. xperience testimonies to learn what it was like to leave home, see the Statue of Liberty for the first time, and settle in a new land. The room detects where you are and plays new voices automatically in your handheld device. Add your own stories in the gallery, or online at home.