"The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World" was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the United States and is recognized as a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886. It was designated as a National Monument in 1924. Employees of the National Park Service have been caring for the colossal copper statue since 1933.
Liberty Enlightening the World
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Visit Liberty Island
Enjoy the views of the Statue of Liberty and New York Harbor on the grounds of Liberty Island.
Visit the Pedestal
Visitors can view the museum, and climb the stairs to a balcony located at the top of the statue's pedestal.
Visit the Crown
You can reserve tickets that will give you access to the crown of the Statue of Liberty.