Monument inside Battery Park (departure point for tour)
Duration: 15 minutes
Visit: Statue Cruises, Battery Park, New York City, NY 10004
Your tickets are general admission. At least 30 minutes prior to your departure time access the flex line to security where you you will enjoy a video presentation introducing you to the two iconic monuments you are about to see. When the time comes, step aboard the ship and find a space in either the indoor or outdoor seating areas. Be sure to wear comfortable clothing appropriate to the day's weather, as the cruise and tour are an indoor/outdoor experience. All vessels are wheelchair accessible.
Duration: 1 hour
Visit: Hudson River, NY
Travel across the Hudson River to reach the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
Duration: 1 hour
Visit: Ellis Island, New York Harbor, New York City, NY 10017
Step back aboard the boat for the trip over to Ellis Island.
Duration: 2 hours
Visit: Ellis Island Immigration Museum, Battery Park, New York City, NY 10017
Your standard admission ticket gives you access to the Ellis Island Immigration Museum, filled with displays dedicated to the island where millions of arrivals to America landed between the years of 1892 and 1954.
Duration: 1 hour
Visit: Statue of Liberty, Liberty Island, New York City, NY 10004
When the cruise docks, step onto Liberty Island and obtain your audio headset to begin your self-guided audio tour of the grounds. Learn that the Statue of Liberty was a gift from France to America commemorating the centennial of the Declaration of Independence, among other interesting facts.
Duration: 2 hours
Departure Point: Battery Park, New YorkStandard Admission Ticket :
Tour option details are as follows:
Option Descriptions: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island standard admission ticket. Includes Roundtrip Ferry Service, Audio Tour and Access to Grounds ONLY. Does not include access to Pedestal or Crown. Guided Tour w/ Pedestal 1030am:
Option Descriptions: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Guided Tour. Includes Expert Guide, Roundtrip Ferry Service w/ Early Reserve Line Access, Access to Pedestal Museum at Liberty Island and Museum at Ellis Island. Guided Tour w/ Pedestal 1130am:
Option Descriptions: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Guided Tour. Includes Expert Guide, Roundtrip Ferry Service w/ Early Reserve Line Access, Access to Pedestal Museum at Liberty Island and Museum at Ellis Island. Guided Tour w/ Pedestal 830am:
Option Descriptions: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Guided Tour. Includes Expert Guide, Roundtrip Ferry Service w/ Early Reserve Line Access, Access to Pedestal Museum at Liberty Island and Museum at Ellis Island. Guided Tour w/ Pedestal 930am:
Option Descriptions: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Guided Tour. Includes Expert Guide, Roundtrip Ferry Service w/ Early Reserve Line Access, Access to Pedestal Museum at Liberty Island and Museum at Ellis Island.
- Access to Liberty Island GROUNDS ONLY - no pedestal or crown access
- Access to Ellis Island and Ellis Island National Immigration Museum
- Free audio tour on each island
- Early Reserve line access to board the ferry (If guided tour upgrade selected)
- Access Pedestal Museum at Liberty Island, Museum at Ellis Island (If guided tour upgrade selected)
- Expert English speaking guide (If guided tour upgrade selected)
- Entry/admission to the new Statue of Liberty museum
- Entry/Admission - Castle Clinton National Monument
- Entry/Admission - Statue Cruises
- Entry/Admission - Hudson River
- Entry/Admission - Ellis Island
- Entry/Admission - Ellis Island Immigration Museum
- Entry/Admission - Statue of Liberty
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- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Adult: Age 13 to 61
Child: Age 4 to 12
Senior: Age 62 to 99
Infant: Age 0 to 3
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Statue of Liberty - Standard Admission Ticket
Boats departing prior to 10am have the shortest wait times
Audio guide available in 9 different languages
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of the tour. The tour departs promptly and if late, you will NOT be able to catch up and will miss the tour. There are no refunds for missing the tour.
Please note the 8:30am tour will have the least wait. Later tours will encounter longer wait times.
The guided portion of the tour is approximately 4-hours, however it is recommended to allow at least 1 additional hour to fully experience Ellis Island. Return to Battery Park is at the participants own leisure.
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
This tour is not wheelchair accessible
Food available for purchase on the ferry, at the Statue of Liberty, and on Ellis Island.
Security screening will take place prior to entering the ferry. Visitors to the park are required to undergo airport-style security screening.
Backpacks and other large items must be checked into lockers on Liberty Island. These lockers are available for $2.00 per locker. This fee is not included.
Photographs are permitted, tripods and monopods are prohibited.
Children 3 and under free with paid adult ticket.
Tickets are valid from 180 days from departure date selected. Only valid if standard flex line tickets purchased.
If Statue of Liberty Guided Tour Upgrade is selected you will receive your tickets on the day of your tour. These tickets are only valid on the departure date selected.
Service animals allowed
Near public transportation
Transportation is wheelchair accessible
Strollers, suitcases, or other large items that do not fit in a locker will have to be left outside the pedestal at the guest’s own risk. We recommend not bringing large items if possible.
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund