Travel through space and time to re-live some of the most iconic moments in the creation of modern New York. Join the country's founding fathers in the earliest days of the republic as they install the first democratically elected leader in modern history; the hard-working men who braved unimaginable risk to build the most iconic buildings that shaped the city skyline; and the thousands of revelers in Times Sq. to celebrate the end of World War II.
Ellis Island was the last hurdle between 1892 and 1954 for immigrants, where they ended their trip and began a journey as new Americans. Join us as we trace a Polish family's journey across the Atlantic in 1919. Based on true events; told from the perspective of a young girl decades later.