Why is the Statue of Liberty a national symbol?

Answer The Statue of Liberty is one of the most recognizable symbols in the world. Originally a gift from France to commemorate America's 100th birthday, the statue has become the emblem of a nation.Hist... Read More »

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What is the symbol of the statue of liberty?

"Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World" is the full title of artist Frederic-Auguste Bartholdi's work. Known as "Lady Liberty," the statue was a gift from the people of France to the people of t... Read More »

Where is the Statue of Liberty national park?

There is no Statue of Liberty National Park, although the Statue of Liberty National Monument is part of the National Park System. The Statue of Liberty National Monument includes the statue itself... Read More »

In what year was the Statue of Liberty made a national monument?

The Statue of Liberty was declared a national monument in 1924. The statue was dedicated in 1886 and was cared for by the Lighthouse Board and War Department before being taken under the wing of th... Read More »

How old is the statue of liberty?

As of 2010, the Statue of Liberty was 124 years old. According to the National Park Service, it was dedicated on October 28, 1886. It became a national monument in 1924 and was restored in 1986 f... Read More »