Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island

Cultural & Theme Tours in New York City

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One of the top ranked Statue experiences in NYC. YES Tours NYC offers tours of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island that cover an array of NYC topics and views, but focus on the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. All guides have family that came through Ellis Island, and offer expert stories, memories and narration.  This tour includes a visit to Liberty Island, a visit to Ellis Island, a top ranked guide and a custom photo shoot. Leaves from Battery Park. Most guests want to eat lunch or explore family history on Ellis Island so we recommend leaving time between this tour and your next activity
*All Tours meet in BATTERY PARK New York, outside Castle Clinton  *We go through AIRPORT STYLE SECURITY before boarding the ferry over to the Statue (Do not bring weapons, aerosols, food or beverages- water is allowed in clear, plastic containers)  *Ferry goes to Liberty Island and Ellis Island *Depending on tour booked, you will get views/photos of the Statue while an expert guide shares her history including little known stories. Then off to Ellis Island for the story of American Immigration and time for shopping/dining/city views.  *If there are any issues please email  *All tickets are timed and therefor it is your responsibility to show up EARLY to ensure tour begins on time. If you have not arrived by the time tour is scheduled to begin, you risk forfeiting your tour and tickets.

What’s included

  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Professional photographer guide
  • Private tour

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (optional & recommended)