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We took a combo Liberty/Ellis guided cruise tour. I wasn't enthralled about Ellis because my family came to America in the 1600's and 1700's. Nonetheless, it was fascinating to hear about the process of coming to America in the late 19th and early 20th centuries....More
My wife and I recently completed a 9-night cruise to celebrate our upcoming 40th anniversary, which left out of Cape Liberty, NJ. We decided to leave a day earlier so we could tour Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. Having ancestors who came to...More
I made another trip over to Statute of Liberty and Ellis Island last week. It did not disappoint! Ellis Island is an utterly fascinating look back at American immigration. It is an absolute bargain, too, at about USD 20 per person for the day.
We had a great time at Ellis Island, not only is a learning experience of how the USA was founded and how cultures had to adapt to each other. But we happily learned some family history, not only you can find records of your ancestors,...More
We have visited the Statue of Liberty previously so decided to take the hard hat tour on this visit. We booked security screening for 12noon with the tour to start on 1:30. I was surprised but it did take 90 mins to get through security...More
Response from Baldmeateater | Reviewed this property |
It’s the ferry time although we were early and it didn’t matter. There isn’t a time restriction for the attractions and just the ferry’s. You can spend the entire day but make sure to be on the last ferry.
Response from Travelingover50 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We went the beginning of July. It was very hot. I would check on line what the ferry schedules Luke like in December. We have been known to have 50 degree days in December. So, I say if the ferry schedules accommodate... More
Hi. We went the beginning of July. It was very hot. I would check on line what the ferry schedules Luke like in December. We have been known to have 50 degree days in December. So, I say if the ferry schedules accommodate your dates and you can get on the islands.. Go for it! Good luck!