Statue of Liberty / Ellis Island


New York, NY 10004
Phone: 212-363-3200
Phone: 212-363-3206

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Memorial Day - Labor Day  Daily 8:30am-6:15pm Labor Day - Memorial Day  Daily 9:30am-5pm Hours May Vary Seasonally

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Great Views, Historic Sites, Tours and Excursions

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    Statue of Liberty / Ellis Island


10BEST Says

Things to Do with Kids: These two sights represent freedom for millions of people. The Statue of Liberty, a 450,000 pound gift from the people of France, is a must-see for anyone visiting the Big Apple. Access to the islands is via a Circle Lines ferry, and a (free) timed pass is required. Ranger-led tours detail the history and technical aspects of the statue. Inside the base of Lady Liberty you'll find a number of exhibits and concessions, and from the observation deck the city and harbor views are unbeatable. Circle Line recommends that guests arrive at least two hours in advance of their scheduled departure time. Reservations are essential.

Best Attractions & Activities: These two sights represent freedom for millions of people, and the Statue of Liberty, a 450,000 pound gift from the people of France, is a must-see for anyone visiting the Big Apple. Access to the islands is via a Circle Lines ferry, and a (free) timed pass is required. Ranger-led tours detail the history and technical aspects of the statue. Inside the base of Lady Liberty you'll find a number of exhibits and concessions, and from the observation deck the city and harbor views are unbeatable. Circle Line recommends that guests arrive at least two hours in advance of their scheduled departure time. Reservations are essential -- call 866-882-8834 or visit www.statuereservations.com.

Tours and Excursions, Historic Sites: These two sights represent freedom for millions of people, and the Statue of Liberty, a 450,000 pound gift from the people of France, is a must-see for anyone visiting the Big Apple. Access to the islands is via a Circle Lines ferry, and a (free) timed pass is required. Ranger-led tours detail the history and technical aspects of the statue. Inside the base of Lady Liberty you'll find a number of exhibits and concessions, and from the observation deck the city and harbor views are unbeatable. Circle Lines recommends that guests arrive at least two hours in advance of their scheduled departure time. Reservations are essential — call 866-882-8834 or visit www.statuereservations.com.


Insider Tips

Local Expert Says:

Things to Do with Kids: "The Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island are currently closed due to hurricane Sandy. As they are popular NYC attractions and this is slated to be a temporary closure, we've kept them on our list."

Local Expert Says:

Best Attractions & Activities: "The Statue of Liberty is closed for renovation for one year. So visitors, are not permitted inside. Tours are of the grounds only at this time."

10Best List photo 10BEST says

Things to Do with Kids: These two sights represent freedom for millions of people. The Statue of Liberty, a 450,000 pound gift from the people of France, is a must-see for anyone visiting the Big Apple. Access to the islands is via a Circle Lines ferry, and a (free) timed pass is required. Ranger-led tours detail the history and technical aspects of the statue. Inside the base of Lady Liberty you'll find a number of exhibits and concessions, and from the observation deck the city and harbor views are unbeatable. Circle Line recommends that guests arrive at least two hours in advance of their scheduled departure time. Reservations are essential.

Best Attractions & Activities: These two sights represent freedom for millions of people, and the Statue of Liberty, a 450,000 pound gift from the people of France, is a must-see for anyone visiting the Big Apple. Access to the islands is via a Circle Lines ferry, and a (free) timed pass is required. Ranger-led tours detail the history and technical aspects of the statue. Inside the base of Lady Liberty you'll find a number of exhibits and concessions, and from the observation deck the city and harbor views are unbeatable. Circle Line recommends that guests arrive at least two hours in advance of their scheduled departure time. Reservations are essential -- call 866-882-8834 or visit www.statuereservations.com.

Tours and Excursions, Historic Sites: These two sights represent freedom for millions of people, and the Statue of Liberty, a 450,000 pound gift from the people of France, is a must-see for anyone visiting the Big Apple. Access to the islands is via a Circle Lines ferry, and a (free) timed pass is required. Ranger-led tours detail the history and technical aspects of the statue. Inside the base of Lady Liberty you'll find a number of exhibits and concessions, and from the observation deck the city and harbor views are unbeatable. Circle Lines recommends that guests arrive at least two hours in advance of their scheduled departure time. Reservations are essential — call 866-882-8834 or visit www.statuereservations.com.

10Best List photo Insider Tips

Local Expert Anjali Mansukhani Says:

Best Attractions & Activities: "The Statue of Liberty is closed for renovation for one year. So visitors, are not permitted inside. Tours are of the grounds only at this time."

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