Monument / Landmark
Statue of Liberty National Monument
299 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
Thousands of people take the ferry out to stand at the base of Lady Liberty every day, but only those who book months in advance can get tickets to actually climb the winding staircase to the top to peer out of the crown’s tiny windows. Ask for the Junior Ranger booklet, which allows kids to collect badges as they explore. It’s a great motivator! Make the climb to the crown easier on you and your kids by stashing snacks, jackets, and backpacks in the lockers at the crown/pedestal check-in before you begin the 20-story climb!
Tips from locals
The Statue of Liberty was France's gift to America. Built in 1886, it remains a famous world symbol of freedom and one of the greatest American icons. It is one of the world's largest statues, standing just under 152 feet tall from the base to the torch, and weighing approximately 450,000 pounds. …
Lady Liberty!! You can't leave New York without giving her a visit. Make sure you buy your tickets online or at the Battery Fort. You will meet people along the way trying to sell you tickets at 'reduced' fares...STAY AWAY. A free way to see her is by taking the Staten Island ferry...but you won't…
You can take a ferry to see it, or jump on a sightseeing cruise which does the same trick :-)
A beautiful monument to New York and the promise of America. Get tickets in advance if you’re interested.
Take a trip on the ferry and end at the Statue of Liberty and enjoy your self with moments of altitude above the water that give you and your family views of absolute calmness.
The Statue of Liberty (Liberty Enlightening the World; French: La Liberté éclairant le monde) is a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in New York, in the United States. The copper statue, a gift from the people of France to the people of the United States, was…
You will enjoy breathtaking views of New York City and see the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Manhattan skyline and other treasures of the harbor from the decks of New York's only tall ship.
Take a ferry and enjoy the day visiting this iconic symbol of freedom!
Statue of Liberty National Monument by Airbnb Experiences
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