• Statue of Liberty N.M.

    Statue Of Liberty

    National Monument New York

Operating Hours & Seasons

BOAT SCHEDULE THROUGH OCTOBER 13, 2014
FIRST FERRY
Departs from Mainland
LAST FERRY
Departs from Mainland
CLOSING FERRY
Departs from Liberty Island
8:30 A.M. 4:00 P.M. 5:45 P.M. *

BOAT SCHEDULE OCTOBER 14, 2014 THROUGH NOVEMBER 21, 2014
FIRST FERRY
Departs from Mainland
LAST FERRY
Departs from Mainland
CLOSING FERRY
Departs from Liberty Island
9:30 A.M. 3:30 P.M. 5:00 P.M. *

* Liberty Island begins closing 30 minutes prior to the final departure.

PLANNING YOUR VISIT
  • Liberty Island is open every day except December 25.
  • When arriving, please allow for time to pass through security.
  • Through October 13, 2014, the last entrance into the monument for Crown and Pedestal ticket holders is 4:00 PM. Beginning October 14, 2014 the last entrance into the monument for Crown and Pedestal ticket holders will be 3:30 PM. After that time, access on Liberty Island is limited to the Grounds Only.
  • Ferry schedules are listed on the Statue Cruises website or at the Information Center on Liberty Island.
  • Wait times to board any ferry can be over 90 minutes during peak months (April - September) and holidays. It is essential to factor in extra time for security clearance, ferry boarding and ferry transportation when planning your trip.
  • For additional information, please contact the park.

Did You Know?

Closeup of statue's face

The Statue of Liberty's face was said to be modeled after the sculptor's mother, Charlotte. This colossal statuary follows design going back to ancient Greek and Roman civilizations.