Fully Guided Statue of Liberty Tour with Ellis Island

1049 reviews

4 hours

Max 25

Why take this tour?


  • Hear history come alive on a Statue of Liberty tour with your licensed New York City tour guide.
  • Take in the famed NYC skyline with beautiful views of the harbor and Lady Liberty.
  • See incredible artifacts (including the original torch!) and building plans at the Statue of Liberty Museum.
  • Visit Ellis Island with personal time to explore.
  • Deepen your visit to the Ellis Island Immigration Museum with the official audio guide.
  • Sites Visited
  • Liberty Island
  • Statue of Liberty (Exterior Access)
  • Statue of Liberty Museum
  • Battery Park
  • Ellis Island
  • Ellis Island Immigration Museum
  • Castle Clinton National Monument
  • Tour Includes
  • Pre-reserved ticket to Statue of Liberty Island (exterior access)
  • Pre-reserved ticket to Ellis Island
  • Access to Immigration Museum at Ellis Island
  • Official audio guide on Ellis Island
  • Local English-speaking guide

Discover how Lady Liberty came to America on an unforgettable Statue of Liberty tour.

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Total Customer Reviews: 1049

Verified Ratings
4.6 /5
based on 628 Walks’ customer ratings
Rating summary by category
Latest reviews
our 4 hours tour was packed with great information. Rob C was our tour guide and he was exceptional! He got us through lines quickly and efficiently. We got way more for our money than we thought we would.
Verified · Jane · Jul 06, 2024 · USA · Female · 65 to 74 years
Excellent tour and guide! Sara was extremely knowledgeable and very personable. She has a vast amount of knowledge of the area and is so very pleasant. The tour is just the right amount of time as well. A great value for the cost. Highly recommended it and Sara.
Verified · Lance · Jul 05, 2024 · USA · Male · 45 to 54 years
The tour was very informative but the tour guide needed a microphone or something because every time she turned her head we couldn't hear what she was saying. Also, I think a digital display of the picture book she was carrying would've been better.
Verified · Arleen · Jul 02, 2024 · USA · Female · 45 to 54 years
Sara was awesome! Thank you so much for the great commentary and tips along the way. We appreciated it.
Verified · Bradley · May 07, 2024 · USA · Male · 35 to 44 years
Tour was fine - could have done less with out guides snarky comments about the United States and clearly left leaning politics while touring the Statue of Liberty of all places. Just wanted some history not opinions-
Verified · Joe · Apr 17, 2024 · USA


I have mobility issues/use a wheelchair, can I take the Statue of Liberty tour?
Yes! However please note that if your tour includes the Statue Pedestal (which has elevator access) the only part you will NOT be able to visit is a small platform at the very top of the Statue Pedestal.
What can I expect at the security checkpoint for my Statue of Liberty tour?
All guests must pass through airport-style security to go to the Statue of Liberty. Certain items are not permitted including any weapons, scissors, pocket knives, any sharp item, or tools. Large items such as suitcases and backpacks are not allowed. Food and drink are not permitted except water in a clear container. For a complete list of items, please visit [here](https://www.nps.gov/stli/planyourvisit/safety.htm).
Does this tour include access to the Statue Crown?
No. Unfortunately, tickets for the Statue of Liberty Crown are extremely limited, at only 365 per day, and sell out months in advance. Walks does not provide any tours that include the Statue of Liberty Crown.
Do you ever cancel your tours of the Statue of Liberty due to weather conditions?
Our Statue of Liberty tours run rain or shine. One exception is if the Coastguard ceases water traffic (which includes the ferry to the Statue of Liberty) due to inclement weather.
Are the hospitals on Ellis Island included on this tour?
No, The old hospitals are not open to the public and have to be booked specially if you want to visit them.

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