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 »
Liberty Enlightening the World
The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United States and is a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886, designated as a National Monument in 1924 and restored for her centennial on July 4, 1986.
How can I visit the crown or pedestal?
Liberty Island will reopen to the public on July 4, 2013. Learn how to reserve limited tickets to visit the Statue of Liberty's pedestal or crown.Read More
Visit the Statue of Liberty from anywhere! This virtual tour includes the Statue's history and symbolism.Read More
Recovery After Hurricane Sandy
Find out how the National Park Service has been restoring Statue of Liberty National Monument so that the park may reopen to the public.Read More
Did You Know?
Ellis Island is not its own National Park site. It was added to the National Park system in May of 1965 by President Lyndon B. Johnson. It is part of the Statue of Liberty National Monument and was opened to the public as a museum of immigration in 1990.