The Statue of Liberty: A Symbol of Democracy
Take a virtual tour of The Statue of Liberty (New York, U.S.A.). Explore one of the most popular U.S. Monuments.
The Statue of Liberty was a gift from France to the American people to acknowledge their cooperation during the American Revolution. It has come to symbolize political freedom and democracy in the United States.
The statue itself is 151 feet high but actually stands at 305 feet when the base of the statue is taken into account. It was designated a World Heritage Site in 1984.