Press Room

Media Resources

The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation can provide information about and visuals of its many initiatives, including the Centennial Restorations of Lady Liberty and Ellis Island, the Statue of Liberty Museum, the Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration, and The American Family Immigration History Center/Ellis Island Database.

Press Contact

Suzanne Mannion
Director of Public Affairs
The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc.
17 Battery Place, Suite 324 | New York, NY 10004
Direct: 212-561-4517 / Mobile: 201-725-0471

Visiting Liberty & Ellis Islands

The Foundation is happy to welcome media to Liberty and Ellis Islands. Visits must be arranged at least five days in advance. Please note that there are some restrictions, such as time of day and access.

To request a visit, please email Suzanne Mannion, Public Affairs Director, with the name of your organization, contact information, usage intent, and preferred visit date.

Link here for a map of Battery Park and check-in details.

Preserving History

The Foundation is dedicated to preserving and honoring Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. We work to enhance the monuments' educational capabilities and strive to connect visitors to the ideals and history they represent.