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Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Early Access Tour

(358 Reviews)

What you'll get

Duration: 4 hours
Easy cancellation: Cancel up to 3 days in advance for a full refund
Enjoy views of New York on a 3.5-hour early access tour of the Statue of Liberty. Take one of the 1st ferries to Liberty Island, and climb to the pedestal of “Lady Liberty.” Then, enjoy a guided tour of Ellis Island Immigration Center museum.


Highlights :
  • Catch an early ferry to the Statue of Liberty for a tour before the crowds arrive
  • Climb to the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty for impressive views of Manhattan
  • Experience the process immigrants to America went through on Ellis Island
  • Learn about the memorials of Battery Park
  • Stay on Ellis Island to explore at leisure, or return to the mainland with your guide
  • Walk the Stairs of Separation at Ellis Island Immigration Museum

Full description :

Includes :
  • Local guide
  • Entrance to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Museum
  • Pedestal tickets for the Statue of Liberty
  • All ferry tickets between Battery Park, the Statue of Liberty, and Ellis Island
  • Priority ferry boarding from Battery Park to the Statue of Liberty
  • Statue of Liberty Crown
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Guided tour inside the Pedestal and museums, an introduction will be given outside

When you get there

Meeting Point
  • Meet your guide at the front entrance of Pier A Harbor House, 22 Battery Place (to the right of the Statue of Liberty ferry and Castle Clinton) Directions by taxi: Tell your driver to drop you off at Pier A Harbor House, Battery Park, near the Statue of Liberty ferry Directions by subway: Take Line 4 or 5 to Bowling Green, or Lines 1 or R to Rector Street. Walk towards the water. Pier A Harbor House is to the right of the Statue of Liberty ferry and Castle Clinton

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Know before you go

• Tour participants must be able to climb and descend 215 stairs from the Statue lobby to the top of the pedestal • Please note that guests will need to pass through airport-style security to enter the Statue of Liberty. Certain items are not permitted in the Statue of Liberty, and such items will be confiscated and not returned. Please refer to the Statue of Liberty’s guidelines on specific prohibited items • Please be aware that upon arrival at Liberty Island, if you are carrying a backpack or large bag, you will be required to put your bag(s) into a locker at a cost of $2, payable in bills only (no coins accepted). Please be sure to have dollar bills for the lockers • This tour is offered in English only • Please note, early access to Statue of Liberty and arrival before the crowds is only applicable if 8:30 AM/9:00 AM departure is selected

Customer reviews

Overall rating
4.8 / 5

based on 358 reviews


USD 57.0

per person

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