"Statue of Liberty" Statue of Liberty - Ellis Island Tip by SnoopySue


A gift from the French to the American people, the statue was the masterpiece of sculptor Bartholdi and has become a symbol of freedom throughout the world. Ferry rides to Liberty Island and Ellis Island but be prepare to wait in line for more than three hours. Instead of such time-consuming activity you may take circle boat cruise from pier 83 and see the statue, as well as other major Manhattan sights in two or three hours cruises.

Address: In the Hudson River
Directions: South Ferry at Battery Park - Take the #5 train to Bowling Green or #1 to South Ferry
Phone: +1 212-363-3200
Website: http://www.nps.gov/stli/index.htm

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  • Written Dec 29, 2004
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