Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour
Experience the icon of freedom and learn about American immigration history on the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Sightseeing Tour in New York City. On this tour, you'll have the opportunity to see up close the Statue of Liberty, an enduring symbol of freedom, and learn about its rich history.
Embark on a half-day journey that both educates and entertains. Your tour includes a ferry ride to Liberty Island and then to Ellis Island, the processing station that welcomed millions of immigrants entering the United States between 1892 and 1954. Learn about the many roles the Statue of Liberty has played throughout history and how it has become a symbol of hope and freedom for the world. Your guide will provide insightful commentary on the different aspects of the islands and what they represent.
On Liberty Island, you can explore the Statue of Liberty Museum and climb to the top of the pedestal for an amazing view of New York City. After visiting Liberty Island, the ferry will take you to the Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration to gain a better understanding of the many people who came through its doors. You'll also have the opportunity to look up your family's history through the extensive genealogy resources available.
You'll spend several hours exploring these two cultural landmarks, making it an ideal activity for those interested in American history and culture. Both islands provide excellent photo opportunities, and the view from the pedestal of Lady Liberty is breathtaking.
This tour requires a moderate amount of walking, including stairs and a hike to the statue's pedestal, so wear comfortable shoes, and bring a hat and sunscreen to protect yourself from the sun. Food and beverages are available on both islands, although you're welcome to bring your own supplies.
Get ready for an unforgettable, immersive experience on the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour. Don't miss out on the opportunity to learn about American history, see the iconic Statue of Liberty, and experience New York City like never before. Book your tour today and create memories that will last a lifetime!
- What methods of transportation does the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour use?
- Approximately how long does the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour last?
It lasts approximately 3 hours.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
Great for all ages.
- What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
Wear comfortable shoes.
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour?