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Review of Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty
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Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Ticket
Ranked #16 of 1,153 things to do in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United States and is a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886, designated as a National Monument in 1924 and restored for her centennial on July 4, 1986.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Part of our trip and was worth all the effort, get there early to avoid long queues as the security is tight. Drop off at Ellis Island for more interesting things to do

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It takes a long time to get through the line. About an hour or so. Getting through security was a bit of a pain. The ferry ride itself was nice and short. I just felt like the experience was a bit overrated. It didn't help it was raining a little bit, and cold. I would not do this trip again. Once was enough. We only did the grounds tour. Honestly, we were in line there and back much longer than we were on the grounds. On the way back, you make another stop at Ellis Island, so it made the trip getting back even longer. Not sure if you can pay to skip the line. Kind of doubt it. The GOOD news is - we bought a one-day NYC sightseeing pass. The line was crazy long to get on the ferry. We looked at the tickets and realized they were good for three days, so we went on the last day of our trip.

Thank Mejwu
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The statue and Ellis island are really good sites to visit with a lot of history behind them. Our tour guide was Jared who is very knowledgeable and a great tour guide.

Thank Shirvan V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the site on a very foggy day, but it cleared up enough for us to enjoy ourselves. The staff are extremely well-informed, helpful and courteous, the museum was very interesting, and going to the crown is worth it (unless you can’t handle the stairs and a bit of claustrophobia!).

Thank 288rebecca
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had been to New York in Nov,2017. The weather was cold and could Saturday morning. The tickets can be booked online in advance as well as the counter. The crown visit ticket gets sold in advance so recommend to book in advance.

The ferry ride takes around 30 mins to reach the statue and the overall ride is fun n windy. The statue looks mesmerising and big. Manhattan looks awe strucking with all skyscrapers.

The experience of seeing the Statue of Liberty will have a long lasting experience

Thank Shridhar K
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