The Statue of Liberty
Stands in New York
Total height: 305' 6''
A gift from France
Total weight: 450,000 pounds
Usually, in human shoe sizes, hers would be an 879
Each sandal is 25' in length
Official dedication ceremony was held on Thursday, October 28, 1886
Fund-raising was used to complete it
Long-standing symbol of freedom and friendship
In recognition of the friendship established during the American Revolution
Base to torch: 151' 11''
Exterior copper covering is less than the width of two pennies
Results of the copper covering on the statue weathering caused the light green coloring
You can climb the 154 steps to the head of the statue