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I can still hear the train whistle's blowing ....

If you're a fan of history, this is a site not to be missed. With little imagination, you can feel... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
John L
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Jersey City, New Jersey
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Central Railroad Of New Jersey Terminal

Great trip. We arrived at approximately 5:00 pm and walked around the railroad and its surrounding... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
PartyTheNightAway
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New Jersey
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

If you're a fan of history, this is a site not to be missed. With little imagination, you can feel the rumble hear the whistle's and catch the scent of coal fired steam, and diesel locomotives ....

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank John L
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Had ticket pre paid and barcodes for ferry ride to Ellis Island and the Statue. Parking lot near ferry was another 7 bucks. Go to ferry ticket office for directions for ferry, no one on duty, sign not helpful, and you can see ferry arriving...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Great trip. We arrived at approximately 5:00 pm and walked around the railroad and its surrounding area. The railroad is very old and contains a lot of history. There are two train cars located outside the building that were put out as a display. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank PartyTheNightAway
Reviewed 11 April 2018

If you're visiting Liberty State Park, or have plans to take a ferry to Ellis Island or the Statue of Liberty, then you should make this historic 1830s train station part of your visit. Part of the building is modern and well maintained, with the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank ZCT808
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Nostalgia, this is a great place full of history. The staff was super friendly. I forgot to take the pictures of the 20 rail lines. They had the signs of where the trains used to go.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great location but not too much to see inside. It's semi open so not great on cold or rainy day's. Good views outside.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Like many people, we visited the terminal only to get the ferry to Ellis Island. I was aware that it was a nicely maintained historic structure, but it is much more. The building is beautiful, and the interpretation of history is very worthwhile. This actually...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank HowlnBubba
Reviewed 30 October 2017

TO get to Statue of Liberty you have to take a ferry. You can take it from New York shore in Lower Manhattan or from Jersey Shore right here at this terminal. This terminal building is on the register of historic places. It was built...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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