The Statue of Liberty is the symbol of freedom and democracy. It is located at the entrance to the port of New York, United States, and is one of the most well-known monuments in the world along with the Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the Great Wall, in China, and the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France.Freedom Enlightening the World (in French La Liberte é clairant le monde), known as the Statue of Liberty, is one of the most famous monuments in New York, the United States and around the world.
It is located on Liberty Island south of the island of Manhattan, next to the mouth of the Hudson River and near Ellis Island, The Statue of Liberty was a gift from the French to the Americans in 1886. The Statue of Liberty, in addition to being an important monument in New York City, became a symbol in the United States and represents, on a more general level, freedom and emancipation with respect to oppression.Address: New York, 10004, USA UUHeight: 93 mStart of construction: September 1875Hours: Today open · 8: 30-16Architects: Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi, Richard HuntThe statue was originally conceived by its sculptor, the French Frederic Auguste Bartholdi, as a Muslim woman. It is more, an Egyptian peasant, a sort of Colossus of Rhodes but of the Industrial Age. The data may come as a surprise to those who have stayed with the French origins of the sculpture and not their Arab origin Specifically, he imagined a Muslim peasant whose original destiny was the Suez Canal, with a torch by torch that would serve as a beacon and symbol of Egyptian progress; an idea finally ruled out after two years of negotiations by the governor of Egypt, Mehmet Ali, considered the founder of the modern era of the country. In conclusion I can say that the statue of liberty is very important for new York because it represents freedom not only is it in new York is also in Paris also build for a gift of French that made the united states in 1886 to commemorate the First Centennial of the Declaration of Independence of the United States