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  2. New York (State)
  3. New York City
  4. Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty: Pedestal Express and Ellis Island

Product ID: 61160
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Experience the Statue of Liberty with an Exclusive Pedestal Pass. Enjoy an easy, stress-free visit with a knowledgeable guide leading the way. Reserve your spot now to guarantee your pedestal entry and skip the long ticket lines the day of your visit.
About this activity
Duration 3 - 4.5 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:



  • Travel on the Liberty Island ferry with reserved time tickets
  • Visit the Statue of Liberty Monument with guaranteed access to the Pedestal
  • Enjoy a fully narrated and guided tour of the Statue of Liberty
  • Upgrade to the deluxe guided tour and enjoy a live guide on Ellis Island
Full description
Enjoy guaranteed access inside the iconic monument on this guided tour to the Statue of Liberty. Experience the beautiful panoramic views of the New York City skyline, like none other in the world it includes the Brooklyn Bridge, The Empire State Building, and more. Benefit from the experience and knowledge of your guide as they navigate you through the two mandatory security screenings. Immerse yourself in the experience and enjoy the entertaining and informative stories that they will share, bringing your experience to life. 

Pedestal access is extremely popular and a limited number of tickets are issued each day. Save time and guarantee your access inside the pedestal with this unforgettable Statue of Liberty experience. Choose the Pedestal Express for a self-guided tour of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, with an introduction from your guide outside. Upgrade to the Deluxe Guided Tour and your guide will remain with you for your visit to Ellis Island.

Ellis Island is home to America’s Immigration Museum and was the spot where tens of millions of immigrants took their first steps towards becoming Americans and prepared to set out in pursuit of the American dream. Your visit to Ellis Island will take you through their journey, as you experience each step of their inspections and examinations like the Great Hall, Stairs of Separation, and the Kissing Post.
  • Reserved time ferry ticket
  • Round-trip fare
  • Admission to Statue of Liberty, Pedestal, and Museum
  • Admission to Ellis Island and The National Museum of Immigration
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Guided tour inside the Statue of Liberty and museums, an introduction is given outside

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Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
Know before you go
• Please ignore instructions given by ticket sellers or others near the park; they are not representatives of the tour company and may provide incorrect information
• If you are lost or need assistance please call the tour operator for assistance as early as possible
• Please do not wait until after the start time to call for assistance; you will not be able to join the tour once the group has entered through security
• The tour operates in all weather conditions unless ferry service is suspended or canceled due to dangerous conditions
• Please check the weather and dress accordingly
• If the tour is canceled due to weather conditions, customers will have the chance to re-book, pending availability, or receive a full refund
• Please note that waiting times will be longer for later start times
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