Liberty State Park Departure Change
The distance to the ferry embarkation from the security screening tent has increased by 300 yards [see map]. Please plan accordingly and bring a mobility device, such as an electric or manual wheelchair, or a manual mobility aid (such as walkers, canes or crutches) if needed.
1. Handicap-accessible drop-off location
3. Security Screening Tent
4. Ferry Embarkation
5. Parking Lot
Accessible Facilities and Areas on Liberty Island
Statue of Liberty MuseumLocated past the Information Center on the left, the Statue of Liberty Museum is accessible by two ramps on either side of the building. One flight of stairs is also an option. The museum includes a ten minute movie, three interactive galleries, and restrooms all located on one level. The top of the museum has an observation deck that is accessible by stairs or an elevator. This observation deck provides panoramic views of New York Harbor. A limited number of wheelchairs can be borrowed free of charge with a photo ID at the information desk.
America’s National Parks Bookstore &
As you make your way off of the ferry dock, heading straight towards the flagpole, you will find the Refreshments Building on the right-hand side across from the Information Center. Inside you will find America’s National Parks Bookstore and a dining area called the Crown Cafe. Access to the bookstore is by a ramp or stairs in front of the building. A ramp on the right side of the building leads to the Crown Cafe. The dining patio and Gift Pavilion is also accessed using this sloped walkway.
Last updated: October 27, 2022