New York has many historical parks and landmarks to interest anyone in either American heritage or specifically New York history. May is National Preservation Month and the theme this year is "Discover America's Hidden Gems". This month go visit your local historical landmarks. Each landmark has its own personal story to tell in relation to the history of your local area.
Click HERE to read the full article as it appeared on Knoji. The article also has a section on CASTLE GARDEN, the immigration meca before Ellis Island!