Statue of Liberty to Reopen July 4
The Statue of Liberty and Liberty Island will reopen to the public on July 4, 2013. (Ellis Island remains closed until further notice.) Tickets and reservations are now available through Statue Cruises, including limited tickets to the crown and pedestal. More »
LOCATING LIBERTY ISLAND AND ELLIS ISLAND
The Statue of Liberty is located on Liberty Island. The Ellis Island Immigration Museum is located on Ellis Island. Both islands are in the New York Harbor, southwest of lower Manhattan.
FERRY DEPARTURE POINTS
Statue Cruises ferry departure points are located in:
Did You Know?
The Statue's original torch was the first part constructed in 1876. In 1984 it was replaced by a new copper torch covered in 24K gold leaf which is lighted by floodlight at night. The original torch is currently located in the lobby of the monument. Access to the torch has been closed since 1916.