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The Statue of Liberty

Written By: ReadM

  • Total Pages: 4
  • Book Level: 3
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Excerpt from The Book: "The Statue of Liberty"

The Statue of Liberty is a famous statue in New York City. It was a gift from France to the United States, and it was built to celebrate the friendship between the two countries. The statue is a woman wearing a crown and holding a torch in her right hand. She stands on a pedestal that is surrounded by water.The Statue of Liberty is a symbol of freedom and democracy. It is a reminder that all people are created equal, and that everyone has the right to live in a free country. The statue is a popular tourist destination, and it is visited by millions of people every year.The statue is made of copper, and it is green because of the copper's reaction to the weather. The statue is 305 feet tall, including the pedestal. The torch is made of gold leaf. The statue is visited by about 4 million people every year.The Statue of Liberty is a beautiful and inspiring monument. It is a reminder of the ideals that our country was founded on, and it is a symbol of hope for the future.