Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island: Private Half-Day Guided Tour
You will begin your tour at Castle Clinton, a former Fort in Battery Park, where you will board the ferry to the famous Liberty Island. Along the way, you will learn about the remarkable history of the Statue of Liberty, as well as its significance to modern America. From here, you will also be able to enjoy a breathtaking view over the Manhattan skylines and harbour.
Boarding at Liberty Island, you will hear all about the fascinating history of the Liberty figure, and how this 100th birthday gift to America from France was shipped from Paris to New York, and finally unveiled after 10 years of construction in 1886.
At Ellis Island, you will discover the many extraordinary stories of families journeying to New York City since the earliest days of the United States’ founding.
You will be able to grab a bite to eat on the island, or alternatively, you may purchase some snacks on the ferry back to Manhattan.
A professional tour guide for your own private group
Statue of Liberty Museum on Liberty Island
Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places