Reasons to Choose Ellis Island for your Special Occasion
Do you have a special occasion on the horizon? Maybe you’re getting married or celebrating a milestone like a Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah, a quinceañera or an anniversary party. It could be that you’re in charge of planning a corporate event. Whatever your reason for needing an event space, you have every reason to look into Ellis Island as a venue for your specially occasion.
Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty are a National Park Service property beloved and cherished by all who love our great nation. The simple of freedom, opportunity, and new beginnings, these properties are even more meaningful for people whose family members were once processed through Ellis Island, upon arrival on our shores. Whatever your heritage, as an American you can’t help but feel a swell of pride at the sight of Lady Liberty, and the feeling of being on this hallowed ground where so many have begun new lives, embracing freedom and the pursuit of happiness.
It’s not purely sentiment that draws people to a special event on Ellis Island. It’s a truly impressive, upscale event venue, where breathtaking views and an on-the-water location will yield their glory for a little while at the end of the day, while your own personal fireworks show bursts into bright life above the Hudson River. Ellis Island and Liberty Island have been hosting corporate and personal events since 1931, welcoming celebrities, political leaders, and dignitaries, as well as ordinary Americans. Movies have been filmed on this picturesque property because its iconic beauty lends itself to telling stories. When you host your event here, you’re creating a memorable gathering that makes this unique location part of your story, too.
Whether your event is small or large, elegant or informal, personal or corporate, we at Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty can accommodate your wishes and create an event that meets your need. Choose from indoor and outdoor facilities, and rest assured that we’ll handle every detail to make your event unique and memorable. To see what’s possible, take a look at the photos on our website, to view pictures of other events we’ve hosted, so that you can get a feel for all we have to offer.
The official concessionaire of Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty National Park, Evelyn Hill Inc. can help you create a truly special event in one of the most unique venues available, providing planning services with the help of top-quality vendors approved by the National Park Service. We take care of every detail to make your event unforgettable, while you relax, enjoy your day with friends and family, and focus on making memories of this amazing day. To learn more about planning a special event at Ellis Island, call (212) 363-3200 or contact us through the website.