Why did France give USA the Statue of Liberty?

Answer The Statue of Liberty was made in France by sculptor Frederic Bartholdi in collaboration with engineer Gustave Eiffel and the completed work was gifted to the United States. The project was hailed ... Read More »

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What year did France give the U.S. the Statue of Liberty?

The Statue of Liberty arrived in the United States on June 15, 1885, according to After some final touches were made, the statue was dedicated to the U.S. in front of millions on Oct.... Read More »

Where is the Statue of Liberty in France?

There is a copy of the Statue of Liberty in Paris, France on the Seine River, along with others in France and hundreds worldwide. The New World Encyclopedia states the the copy in Paris faces west,... Read More »

How big is the statue of liberty in Paris, France?

There are actually two Statues of Liberty in Paris. The first, located in Luxembourg Gardens (Jardin du Luxembourg), is approximately 15 feet tall. The second, located on Swan Alley Island (Allée ... Read More »

What does it say on the statue of liberty?

The Statue of Liberty, located in New York Harbor on Bedloe's Island less than two miles from Manhattan, was given to the people of the United States in 1886. Intended as a sign of international fr... Read More »