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Thursday, June 27, 2013

10 ways to see the reopening Statue of Liberty

The Staten Island Ferry passes the Statue of Liberty as it crosses New York Harbor. The Statue of Liberty, which has been closed to visitors since Superstorm Sandy, is scheduled to reopen for tours July Fourth, when Statue Cruises resumes departures for Liberty Island from Lower Manhattan. For tourists who want a photo of the famous statue without visiting the island, there are many options and vantage points, including rides on the free Staten Island Ferry.