August 30, 2013
Liberty Island dock reopens in time for Labor Day weekend
Statue of Liberty National Monument has reopened the work dock on Liberty Island, a few days after a visitor ferry struck the side of the dock.
July 01, 2013
Statue of Liberty to reopen July 4 for the first time since Hurricane Sandy
On July 4, 2013, the Statue of Liberty and Liberty Island will reopen to the public for the first time since Hurricane Sandy made landfall on October 29, 2012. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will join New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis, and other dignitaries in a ceremony and ribbon cutting on Liberty Island to celebrate the reopening at 10:30 a.m.
June 04, 2013
Statement on Security for Statue of Liberty National Monument
Official statement by the National Park Service regarding security at Statue of Liberty National Monument.
January 11, 2013
Ellis Island Museum Collection Moved to a Stable Environment
Over the past few weeks staff at Ellis Island carefully wrapped and boxed museum items to be transported for temporary storage at the NPS Museum Resources Center in Landover, Maryland.
October 01, 2012
Statue of Liberty crown tickets go on sale
Tickets to visit the crown of the Statue of Liberty are now available online, David Luchsinger, superintendent of Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island, announced today. The crown will reopen on October 28, following a year of renovations.