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Statue of Liberty National Monument

VISITOR INFORMATION

LOCATION

Harbor Islands.

GETTING THERE

Statue Cruises ferry provides daily service from Battery Park, Manhattan and from the Central Railroad Terminal building in Liberty State Park, NJ.

Get map & directions to NY departure point or NJ departure point.

HOURS

Open daily, 9am-5pm.

ACCESSIBILITY

Ferries are wheelchair accessible. Wheelchair guests with a monument pass will be able to visit the lobby, museum and Fort Wood promenade level. Handicapped restrooms are available at Castle Clinton and Liberty State Park, and ferry ticket counters are handicapped accessible. While pets are not allowed on the ferries or Liberty Island, guide and other assist animals are welcome. Large print brochures are available upon request. ASL tours are available free of charge at regularly scheduled intervals. Get more information.

PETS

Pets are not allowed.

CONTACT

Statue of Liberty National Monument (NPS), 212-363-3200
Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Foundation, 212-561-4588

NEARBY ATTRACTIONS

Battery Park
Battery Park City
Castle Clinton
Ellis Island
Governors Island
Liberty Science Center
Liberty State Park

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Statue of Liberty National Monument

The world-famous symbol of freedom and democracy in New York Harbor



TICKETS
statuecruises.com
877-LADY-TIX
(877-523-9849)

MORE INFO
Statue of Liberty Overview

This Statue of Liberty FAQ answers frequently asked questions about the history and design of the Statue, and things to do on the island.

History of Statue of Liberty

  1. When was the Statue of Liberty built?
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  2. Why did France give it to the United States?
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  3. How many people visit the Statue each year?
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The Physical Structure

  1. What is the inspiration for the Statue of Liberty's design?
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  2. What are the origins of the star-shaped base of the Statue of Liberty?
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  3. What is the height of the Statue of Liberty?
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Visiting Statue of Liberty

  1. What can I see and do at the Statue of Liberty?
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  2. How long does it take to climb to the top of the Statue of Liberty and how do you get tickets to the crown?
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Things to Do

Site Tours

DAILY, schedule posted in Visitor Center

Museum and Liberty Island

Other Activities

History and Statue of Liberty, Torch and New Colossus exhibits.