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Liberty State Park

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Address: at Exit 14B-New Jersey Turnpike Extension, 1 Audrey Zapp Drive, Jersey City, NJ 07305
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US$249.00*
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Amazing view of modern and historical buildings

Visited this place in the afternoon of late July, 2016. Lovely place, where one gets a chance to take brilliant pics of skyline of NYC and NJ as also get a chance to learn the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Faridabad, India
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Faridabad, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited this place in the afternoon of late July, 2016. Lovely place, where one gets a chance to take brilliant pics of skyline of NYC and NJ as also get a chance to learn the history of the US, how the migrants landed here etc. The statue of "Liberation" is another gem of this park. One gets excellent views of... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

For a person living in Jersey City, this is my get away place. If you are in or around, this is a place to go....

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is really a great park. Good for families, couples, friends or alone. You can almost touch the Statue of Liberty and the views of Manhattan and the Upper Bay are breathtaking. They magic of the place is in the simplicity... walkways and grass without a lot of other buildings to distract you from the view. Even if you are... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When it snows go to the park, miles and miles of white snow with the Manhattan Skyline! We need snowmobiles.

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Brighton, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the park itself, especially the train station on the way to the ferry to Liberty Island. The views of New York are incredible, and well worth the time to stroll along the waterfront. The train station, with the vintage train schedules posted, are excellent, and provide a wonderful sense of history. About the only heads up to give is... More 

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Iloilo City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If all you want is a good picture with Lady Libert in the back ground, this is the place for you. Parking was not a problem, lots of it for free. Safety and cleanliness was great. If we had wanted to go to ellis island, we could have since there was a ferry, but it was way to cold for... More 

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Hudson
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our main focus was the Statue of Liberty but Liberty State Park merits a few hours of time along the way. Excellent views of the city, a historic railroad station and the Empty Sky Memorial are among the reasons for allocating some time to enjoy the park.

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a Great Trip very informative and it helped us understand our history and enjoy the views of NYC and NJ

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having followed the Statue Cruises map (not reading the text) which places the marker for the Liberty ferry leaving from the jetty at the State Park we were surprised to find we were a good 40min walk from where we wanted to be. Popping into the Rangers office we were bluntly told no ferries left from there, so we enjoyed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Liberty State Park is the best place to go to travel to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. There is plenty of parking without going into NYC to get there. The park itself has the best views of the New York skyline! This is a nice place to walk along the river with many places to stop and rest.

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