Immigration Museum

The statue of liberty is one of the most important tourist attractions of New York. Lady Liberty, as it is known, is the symbol of freedom than expected the Europeans to the new world emigrants, and equal opportunities for everyone. Not in vain the vision of this impressive statue was the first thing they saw who, abandoning his homeland, came to New York Bay, from the old Europe. In fact, in against the liberty Island, Ellis Island, welcomed nearly 12 million immigrants. The statue was restored on the occasion of its centenary. Tuvioeron its restoration is completed for July 4, 1986, a day earlier was a great festival of rededication, in which at the end of the new image of Lady Liberty was discovered.

The original torch is currently exposed in the lobby of the statue. Its reform cost nearly $ 70 million. We can also get to the statue of liberty in boat, seeing from the sea and, then, on Earth. To do this we will have to take special Ferries for the statue of liberty from Battery Park, in the center of Manhattan, or the Liberty State Park in New Jersey. To also buy ferry tickets you can buy tickets for the Immigration Museum and can be visited parts of the own statue of liberty. The liberty island and Ellis Island are open to visitors daily from 9: 00 AM to 5: 00 PM except December 25. Ferry tickets cost $12 for adults and $4.50 for children. You can buy them at the monument national Castle Clinton in Battery Park or at the building and Museum from Terminal of the railroad of the Park Liberty State, on the New Jersey side.

To buy our tickets, we will have to take into account that the queues are impressive, by which it is best to go early, and buying tickets in written. Unfortunately, not always we can visit her, because it closes seasonally. But the views that are spectacular from the viewpoint that has in the Crown. From this we can see the most spectacular views of Manhattan, with its famous skyline. The Crown has seven tips representing the 7 continents, and for the face, served as a model the sculptor’s own mother. Our guide to travel to New York you will find more information about the statue of liberty and many other places to visit in New York.