Statue of Liberty tickets & Ellis Island

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One of the best experiences you can enjoy when you visit New York is a round trip ferry to visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. However, you need to book Statue of Liberty Tickets online in advance if you want to enter the pedestal or the crown. For more than a decade, the National Park Service has implemented a reservation system and they strongly recommend booking ticket reservations online in advance to make the best of your visit.   

When you make your reservations online in advance you will have the chance to select your desired level of access, and also no need to wait in line to purchase tickets. Please note that crown tickets are only available by reservations made in advance only. Please note that tickets are restricted based on safety and security standards, as well as subject to weather conditions. 

All visitors arrive on the ferry, and all ferry tickets will grant you access to the Statue of Liberty Museum and Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration. We also recommend that if you wish to visit both islands on the same day, you should choose for an early ferry departure to make the most of your round trip.

This ticket grants you unlimited access to: - The summit. First, you'll get an elevator up to the second floor and then another one from there to the top - Access by elevator to the second floor (round trip) - Access to the first floor (the return is available by elevator or stairs) - Descent to the esplanade (return by elevator or by stairs).

The Pedestal Ticket grants you access to explore the inside of the Statue of Liberty accompanied by an audio tour. It also includes a round trip on the the ferry and will give you a beautiful view of New York and New Jersey. It also includes access and a complimentary audio tour of Ellis Island and Liberty Island. You will be able to enter the Ellis Island Immigration Museum, and to upper section of the Statue of the Liberty Pedestal, that is also known as the Fort Wood section.

The Hard Hat Ticket includes a round ferry trip with access to Liberty Island and Ellis Island. You will have a complimentary audio tour available in several languages for both islands. On Ellis Island you will be able to enter the Ellis Island Immigration Museum, and also an exclusive tour of an hour and half of the Ellis Island Hospital. This is a massive hospital that had 750 beds was considered a state of the art back then, and now it is filled with different artwork exhibitions. There is a minimum age limit for this tour of 13 years old, so please take into consideration when considering your ticket options to visit.

Get your online ticket and skip the line

To make the most of your visit to Liberty Island and Ellis Island your best option is to review the available ticket options and select the one that works best for your trip. Get your online ticket and skip the line for your round trip ferry to see Statue of Liberty up close. 

Access to the Ellis Island Immigration Museum is also included in all of our available ticket tour options. If you want to visit the the pedestal and the crown you have to book separate online tickets. We recommend if you want to visit both islands you choose an early ferry ride departure and purchase tickets in advance online to make the most of your trip. 

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