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Small-Group Tour of Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

From US$57.00
Highlights
  • Skip-the-line ferry access gives you more time to see the sights
  • Commentary from your guide on Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island history
  • Admission tickets to the Pedestal Museum and the Museum at Ellis Island included
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Small-Group Tour of Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
From US$57.00
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Small-Group Tour of Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
From US$57.00
Overview

See two major New York City attractions on this half-day tour of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Skip the line at Liberty Island Ferry, and travel with your small group to Lady Liberty for a pedestal tour and observation deck visit. Your guide explains immigration history, and your visit to Ellis Island includes Great Hall entrance and free time before the return ferry.

What to Expect

Make your way to Battery Park to meet your guide and group at least 15 minutes before your departure. Together, skip the lines for priority access to Liberty Island Ferry.

The ferry whisks you to Liberty Island where, with your guide leading the way, you’ll tour the Statue of Liberty Museum and hear commentary on the statue’s rich history to go along with the displays. Head to the observation deck for views and photos before hopping back on the ferry, bound for Ellis Island.

Land on Ellis Island and listen as your guide paints a verbal picture of what it must have been like for immigrants landing there throughout the years. Visit the Great Hall to see family photos, hear personal stories, and trace your own family history.

Finish up around midday. You are free to explore further and return to Manhattan via ferry when you wish.

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1 - 5 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Liberty & Ellis Island

We took the Monday morning tour with Liz. The weather was terrible but Liz made the best of it! We enjoyed our tour, Liz was knowledgeable. In the future we’d recommend having a voice amplifier to help with hearing and allow for more time for...More

Thank JMVC2014
TopDogTours, Owner at Top Dog Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for your feedback. The reason that we don't use voice amplifiers is that they are not allowed by the National Park Service. We hope you enjoy your time here in the city and have a safe trip home!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
NYC Statue of Liberty and Ellis island your

This tour was very informative and interesting. Eight of us were in town for a family wedding. We decided on this tour which we all agreed was definitely worth it. Patrick was our tour guide and he knew his stuff. I highly recommend one of...More

Thank Sandra W
TopDogTours, Owner at Top Dog Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sandra, It's lovely to hear you enjoyed your tour with Patrick. We hope you enjoyed the wedding and look forward to seeing you again in the future! -The Team at TopDogTours

Reviewed 1 week ago
Best tour ever!!

Jordan was our guide and we had just 2 people in our group. He was a wealth of information and a great personality to match !!! The pace of walking was perfect and made the day very enjoyable. Jordan is a huge plus for this...More

Thank Stephen_M91649
TopDogTours, Owner at Top Dog Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Stephen, Thank you so much for such a lovely review of the tour you took with Jordan. We hope you had a great time here in NYC and we hope to see you soon! -The Team at TopDogTours

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
History buff tour guide

Enthusiastic and well informed tour guide. The tour was interesting on its own but our guide Patrick made it even better. He has a lot of knowledge on the subject of immigration history.

Thank Andrea H
TopDogTours, Owner at Top Dog Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Andrea, Thank you so much for your lovely review of your tour with Patrick. We hope you had a great stay here in NYC and hope to see you soon! -The Team at TopDogTours

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour!

First visit in New York, we went for the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island tour. My group had the pleasure of having the awesome Kyle as our tour guide. Thanks to him the subjects at the tour were interesting and even though English isn't...More

Thank Kenny H
TopDogTours, Owner at Top Dog Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kenny, It's great to hear that you enjoyed your Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour with Kyle. It is especially nice to hear that even though English isn't your native tongue that Kyle made everything understandable and enjoyable. We hope you had a...More

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nandthepple
8 April 2018|
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Response from JanS27441 | Reviewed this property |
Our tour only went to the pedestal - also went to Ellis Island after the Statue. We were able to stay at Ellis Island and take the return ferry when we wanted. Not sure if you would have time to go to the crown on this... More
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