4-hour guided visit to the Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island Explore the grounds at Liberty Island before heading inside the pedestal for observation decks and a museum
The day begins as the bus drops us off at Battery Park where we will immediately board the ferry to Liberty island. . Once there, go inside the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty and head to the observation decks for an awesome view of New York City and its surroundings. After touring the pedestal and museum we will enjoy lunch . Then hop back on the ferry to Ellis Island to learn about the intriguing history of immigration to America that took place here between 1892 and 1954. View exhibits at the Great Hall inside the Immigration Museum on Ellis Island
Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour
Shorter security lines and an early departure time mean you're one step ahead of the thousands of people who visit Lady Liberty each day. Only small purses and camera bags are allowed inside the monument, so travel light or bring cash for the lockers at the Liberty Island gift stop.
What You Can Expect
Take in the view of Manhattan as you Cruise to Liberty Island! Enjoy your early Reserve Line Access boarding to avoid the crowds. During the ride to Liberty Island learn about the history of the famous statue and learn about how perceptions of Lady Liberty have changed over the decades and generations. Once on the island, head into the pedestal of the statue and then up to the observation decks for a superlative view of the surroundings. Take in the sights of the New York skyline as well as New Jersey and Ellis Island. After some time, hop back on the ferry and cruise over to Ellis Island, as your guide you to the historic low-down on the millions of immigrants that passed through here between 1892 and 1954. After reaching Ellis Island, explore the place deeper with your guide by wandering around the Great Hall and taking in the exhibitions that explain further about the 12 million people that passed through here. Learn how Americans can trace their ancestry here.
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Statue of Liberty / Ellis Island Tour - $99 Gift Certificate
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