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Small-Group Early-Access Statue of Liberty Tour and Ellis Island

From US$57.00
Highlights
  • Avoid the crowds with early access to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
  • Take one of the first ferry rides of the day to Liberty Island
  • Get more from visiting these two landmarks with a guide who knows the history
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Small-Group Early-Access Statue of Liberty Tour and Ellis Island
From US$57.00
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8:30am Departure
Small-Group Early-Access Statue of Liberty Tour and Ellis Island
From US$57.00
9:00am Departure
Small-Group Early-Access Statue of Liberty Tour and Ellis Island
From US$57.00
Overview
Beat the big crowds at the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island with this early-access tour. Enjoy special early-morning priority boarding for the ferry, and then cruise over to Liberty Island before most of the crowds arrive. Follow a guide on a tour of two of New York City’s most iconic landmarks as you learn about their significance to the US and world history.
What to Expect

Meet for this early-access Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island tour at Pier A Harbor House. Spend some time visiting the nearby memorials with your guide. Then be one of the first passengers to board your ferry for the ride over to Liberty Island.

At the Statue of Liberty, take a guided tour that leads you up to the pedestal for stunning views. Your guide tells you stories along the way as you get to see the statue closer than with any other standard visit.

Hop back on the ferry for the short ride to Ellis Island. Learn all about the complicated immigration progress people went through as your guide takes you through the collection of interactive displays.

At the end of your tour, either take the ferry back to Battery Park with your guide or stay on Ellis Island to explore more before returning on your own.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Ellis island tour

Robert was a superb guide. His insightful, funny and slick commentary provided an enjoyable experience. The early morning walk helps avoids the queues. Highly recommended.

Thank neil m
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Robert Yonskie

Fantastic tour with so many interesting historic facts and locations. Our tour guide Robert Yonskie was amazing. Professional and passionate and funny too. This was without a doubt the thing i will remember the most from our trip to New York.

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great Way to See Liberty and Ellis Island

We booked this tour after discovering that regular tickets were sold out. So glad we did! Our guide, Mark, was awesome. It was so much better to visit the statue with a knowledgeable and entertaining guide than it would have been without him. Another bonus:...More

Thank cracklinob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Fantastic Tour with Alvador

Tour guide was very friendly and gave an excellent tour. Tour was informative and conveyed in an interesting manner.

Thank Shari B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour with Robert Yonskie

Robert was a great guide on a this fast passed tour. He gave us a lot of interesting info and kept us moving along.

Thank tdhousto
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elhamyatwa
11 April 2018|
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Response from tdhousto | Reviewed this property |
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Ian W
6 April 2018|
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Response from tdhousto | Reviewed this property |
You go into the pedestal and see the exhibit there. You do not go up into the lady herself.
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