Private Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour
Journey through the history of New York City and the United States on a private guided tour of the Statue of Liberty. Get up close on a pedestal tour and then discover where new arrivals to America were processed at Ellis Island.
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- Take a guided tour of Liberty Island and Ellis Island
- Ride the ferry to the Statue of Liberty
- Get access to the Pedestal Museum at Liberty Island
- Learn how newly arrived immigrants were processed at Ellis Island
DescriptionBoard the ferry to the Statue of Liberty and get up close to the iconic monument in New York Harbor. Examine the artifacts inside the Pedestal Museum, including the original bones of the statue to one of the first flames of her torch. Then, climb to the top of the pedestal for unparalleled views of New York's skyline. Get some time to explore on your own or grab a quick bite before going to Ellis Island. Visit the Museum of Immigration in the original Immigration Station, beautifully restored after decades of neglect. Hear heartbreaking stories of the immigrants who once walked the halls and search the archive to discover your own history.
IncludesSkip-the-line ticket Reserved timed access for the security line Round-trip ferry tickets Entrance to the Statue of Liberty Pedestal Entrance and guided tour of the Statue of Liberty Museum Entrance and guided tour of the Ellis Island Museum Private guide
- This activity runs regardless of weather conditions. Please dress appropriately
- Please note that you will be on your feet for most of the tour • In the rare event that the local operator is forced to cancel the activity, you will be offered a refund or the chance to reschedule to another time (subject to availability)
- Security screening will take place prior to boarding the ferry. The Statue of Liberty is managed by the United States Park Police and visitors to the park are required to undergo airport-style security screening. All persons and property are subject to a search. There is another security screening on Liberty Island
- Backpacks, strollers and large items must be checked into lockers on Liberty Island. These are available for $2 per locker. This fee is not included
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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