Statue of Liberty Secrets and Ellis Island Tour

Highlights

  • Visit one of the most renowned lankmarks in the world with this authentic walking tour
  • Learn the secrets of the Statue Liberty's and Ellis Island's past with your knowledgeable guide
  • Take in breathtaking views of New York City
£55 pp
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What you'll do

A visit to New York City is not complete without seeing the iconic Statue of Liberty and her panoramic views. Join a local guide and learn about the fascinating history of Ellis Island and why the Statue of Liberty symbolises American freedom.

Led by a local guide, you will learn the the importance of Ellis island and the journeys of of the immigrants who have made New York and America the diverse nation it is today. Uncover the stories of the immigrants who have come through this gateway and what it means to new York’s citizens today. The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island have captured the imaginations of millions of visitors, on this tour you will get a true insight into the reason why these icons symbolise American freedom and democracy.

Discover the secrets of the origin, design, and construction of this American icon. Hear the stories of the immigrants who arrived through Ellis Island after an uncertain and perilous journey. Take in spectacular panoramic views of the Statue of Liberty and New York harbour before getting off at Liberty Island.

Enjoy more outstanding views of NYC at Liberty Island before finishing your tour at Ellis Island .

What's included

Included

  • Expert Guides - We use licensed local tour guides with specialized backgrounds and awards in history and art.
  • Round-trip ferry to both Liberty Island and Ellis Island
  • Hidden Secrets - We have a team of historians who research little-known facts about New York City. We will provide you with memories to last a lifetime.
Your local host

Stacey

Stacey and her childhood friend Shiela launched this amazing tour company to pursue their true passion, showcasing vibrant diverse neighbourhoods, local communities, regional cuisines as well as the icons of New York City. It is an award winning certified black woman-owned tour company focusing on hidden history, architecture, music, food, diversity and inclusion and supporting local communities. They will show you the best of New York City from every angle.

Stacey and her childhood friend Shiela launched this amazing tour company to pursue their true passion, showcasing vibrant diverse neighbourhoods, local communities, regional cuisines as well as the icons of New York City. It is an award winning certified black woman-owned tour company focusing on hidden history, architecture, music, food, diversity and inclusion and supporting local communities. They will show you the best of New York City from every angle.

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Location

Meet your guide in front of the front gate of Castle Clinton National Monument in Battery Park.

Explore The Statue of Liberty , a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in New York City, in the United States.

Your guide will also take you to Eliis, federally ownedin New York Harbor. It was the busiest immigrant inspection and processing station in the United States. The tour will end at Ellis Island.

FAQs

What do I need bring?

Visitors to the Park are required to submit to airport-style security screening before boarding. Prohibited items include Drones, Scooters, Skateboards, Firearms, Explosives or Flammables, Knives or Sharp objects (including tools) Pepper Spray, Mace, and All markers (permanent or erasable).

What happens if I am running late

Once a tour has started we cannot delay for late arrivals or interrupt a tour guide so that latecomers may find them, as this adversely affects the tour experience for others. Please call 800-258-7359 and we will try our best to direct you to the next destination on the tour

When/where does the tour start?

Meet your guide in front of the front gate of Castle Clinton National Monument in Battery Park at estimated 08:30am. The guide will be holding up a Red, Inside Out Tours Flag.

The tour ends at Ellis Island. You can stay as long as you want after the tour ends at Ellis Island and return to Battery Park when ready.

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