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Statue Cruises

Liberty State Park, Jersey City, NJ 10013
+1 877-523-9849
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They do have a monopoly on getting youCruise boats are good. Plentiful parking in NJ. You can board... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
fachufaheem
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A Regular Ferry Ride

You gotta get to the Statue somehow, don't ya? We took Statue Cruises ferries from Liberty State... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2017
Toni K
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Elberton, Georgia
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Liberty State Park, Jersey City, NJ 10013
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

They do have a monopoly on getting youCruise boats are good. Plentiful parking in NJ. You can board the ferry in NJ side, see the statue and proceed your rest of sight seeing in NY side. People need to be aware of the last ferry...More

Thank fachufaheem
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

You gotta get to the Statue somehow, don't ya? We took Statue Cruises ferries from Liberty State Park (NJ) to Ellis Island to Liberty Island to Battery Park (NY). Just your normal, regular ferry rides. The crews shuffle you on the boats with barks of...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Very good service, nothing fancy but very comfortable and efficient with easy to follow instructions and frequent scheduled trips between islands and ferry landing. Ellis island was extremely interesting, in fact you are likely to spend much more time there than at the Statue, which...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

The deck crew on the Statue Cruises were pretty rude to several people. They where rushing older people and then where complaining about how "some people didn't have any manners". Couldn't help to think this must have been what it was like when the immigrants...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

This is a must do for anyone in the area. But it takes planning. Get your tickets early if you want to climb into the crown, These tickets are rationed to ensure that you have enough time to take in all the information. The statue...More

Thank mike t
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

The whole point of these ferries is to get you to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty quickly, and it's quicker from NJ than from NY, but I like looking around the harbor, and almost wished I had more time to enjoy the trip....More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

You can easily park here for $7 your car and leave it for entire day. In the meantime you can get a boat to the Statue of Liberty than from there to New York and than back ferry to New Jersey. Great way to visit...More

Thank Anna G
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Boats were on time, no line in the morning short line in afternoon, long but not horrible line upon return. Website pretty detailed yet no mention of the fact that access to pedestal of Statue of Liberty closes at 3:00. Arrived at 3:30 after tour...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We took Statue Cruise from Liberty State Park to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty! It was so easy. You can spend however much time you want in each place. The run every 1/2 hour. At a visit of $37 for the two of...More

Thank nevadavic
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We recently went on a trip to Ellis Island and Statue of Liberty/Crown with 15 family members. The location of Statue Cruises was easy to find and while parking is available there is a small fee and the lots were crowded. We had to walk...More

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Myoung H
20 November 2017|
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Response from HowlnBubba | Reviewed this property |
There is a fairly large pay parking lot on the right as you enter the park. I am not aware of a nearby hotel. Maybe your friend misunderstood and thought you were leaving from NYC.
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graciousgecko
10 October 2017|
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Response from Harriet M | Reviewed this property |
10PM . You have plenty of time.
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Granita43
30 August 2016|
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Response from yapmd |
Took the ferry two weeks ago. The time is the ferry ride from NJ. Arrive 30 mins early, park and walk 5 mins to center. Pickup tickets, better still print at home. Walk 10 mins to jetty and security lines. Short wait times... More
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