Statute of Liberty
Statute of Liberty was a gift from france to the United States to symbolize the spirit of freedom. The Statue of Liberty is on a 12-acre Island, which is owned by the Federal Government. The observation platform offers amazing views of New York City and the Harbor. It was dedicated on October 28, 1886 and designated a National Monument on October 15, 1924. Nearby Tourist Attractions: Castle Clinton, Staten Island Ferry, Battery Park, Wall Street, New York Stock Exchange, Museum of Jewish Heritage, National Museum of the American Indian, Skyscraper Museum, Battery Park City, and Bowling Green Bull.
You can buy a ferry ticket for the Statue of Liberty at Castle Clinton in Battery Park (boarding is first-come, first served basis. To avoid big lines during the spring and summer – get there early. For advance tickets and where to take the Ferry – Click Here
Location: Battery Park at the southern tip of Manhattan near Bowling Green subway station.