Statue of Liberty Will Close For ‎One Year Renovation

The Statue of Liberty will close down for a big renovation project. The renovation project will begin on October 29th, one day after the monument’s 125th anniversary.

Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty

The renovation will cost at least $27 million. The goal of the Statue of Liberty renovation project is to make the inside of the Statue of Liberty safer and more accessible for the public. Liberty Island will remain open during the renovation.

 

 


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Statue Of Liberty To Close For Yearlong Renovation
Huff Porst – The Statue of Liberty will close for a year at the end of October as it undergoes a $27.25 million renovation that will make the interior safer and more accessible, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced.
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