Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Guided Tour

No trip to New York would be complete without visiting and learning about one of the most well-known monuments in the world: the Statue of Liberty and the Immigration Museum at Ellis Island.

ABOUT THIS ACTIVITY

THE EXPERIENCE

  • Experience the Statue of Liberty and learn about its important history
  • Visit Ellis Island and hear about the incredible history of immigration in the United States
  • Understand how immigrants from all over the world preserved their strong cultural identity while adapting to life in a new country
  • Gain access to the museum dedicated the history of the Statue of Liberty

Since 1886, the Statue of Liberty has welcomed millions to New York City and the United States. You will be able to get up close and personal to this international symbol and learn the history behind the statue and how it came to be on Liberty Island.

 

The tour includes priority, reserved access to the islands; a professional, licensed NYC tour guide who will guide you through both islands; and access to the Statue of Liberty Museum and the National Museum of Immigration on Ellis Island.

 

On Ellis Island, you will learn about the journey of the millions of immigrants who passed through the island from 1892-1924, arriving in America, in search of a better life.

 

Due to site regulations, your guide might not be able to accompany you inside the museums. However, they will offer a complete explanation of what you will experience inside.

  • Professional licensed guide
  • Ferry tickets with priority entry into the screening facility
  • Access to Liberty and Ellis Island
  • Entry to Statue of Liberty Museum
  • Entry to Ellis Island National Immigration Museum
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drink
  • Gratuities
  • Access to the Statue of Liberty pedestal or crown

This tour is suitable for everyone

Cancel up to 72 hours in advance to receive a full refund

  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants 5 and older must present proof that they have received two vaccine doses of an FDA or WHO-approved vaccine or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. Proof of vaccination may include the NYC COVID Safe App, Excelsior Pass, CDC Vaccination Card (or photo), NYC Vaccination Record, or official immunization record from outside NYC or the US
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc)

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