New York

Temple Emanu-El
Statute of Liberty-Ellis Island New York
Ellis Island, NY Phone: (212) 363-3200

Whether visiting for an hour or staying the entire day, a trip to the Statue of Liberty National Monument,, one of the most recognized symbols of freedom, can be enjoyable and memorable experience. Here is some information to assist you in your planning. Freedom is not standing still. A symbolic feature that people cannot see is the broken chain wrapped around the Statue's feet. Protruding from the bottom of her robe, the broken chains symbolize her free forward movement, enlightening the world with her torch free from oppression and servitude.

Studio Museum in Harlem
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Fifth Ave. between 50th and 51st Sts
Subway: B, D, F, V to 47-50th sts./Rockefeller Center
NYC, NY Price Ranges: free
Hours: Open Daily
Days Closed: Open Daily
Phone: (212) 753-2261

St Patrick's Cathedral in NYC: This incredible Gothic white-marble-and-stone structure is the largest Roman Catholic cathedral in the United States, as well as the seat of the Archdiocese of New York. Designed by James Renwick, begun in 1859, and consecrated in 1879, St. Patrick's wasn't completed until 1906. The Cathedral seats about 2,200 people. After the death of the beloved John Cardinal O'Connor in 2000, Pope John Paul II installed Bishop Edward Egan, whom he elevated to cardinal in 2001.

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
Skyscraper Museum


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