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Content 129th Birthday To The Statue Of Liberty U S Department Of The Interior

On October 7, 2016, building started on a new Statue of Liberty Museum. The 26,000-square-foot facility on Liberty Island was scheduled to open in 2019. When ground was broken, the project had garnered additional than $40 million of the necessary $70 million building price. Charges have been covered by private donors from France and America but funds ran quick on many occasions. The torch-bearing arm was displayed in Philadelphia and Madison Square Park in New York to drum up public interest in 1876, and the statue’s head went on show at the Paris World’s Fair in 1878 to aid the...