Replicas of the Statue of Liberty Worldwide

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The Statue of Liberty in United States is so familiar with people from all over the world. Therefore, hundreds of smaller replicas of the Statue of Liberty have been created worldwide.


The Statue of Liberty or Liberty Enlightening the World located on Liberty Island in New York Harbor was a gift to the people of United States from the people of France. It is a universal symbol of freedom and democracy designed by Frédéric Bartholdi in 1886. However, apart from the United States, we can find other replicas of the statue in many countries such as France, Norway, Ukraine, UK, Japan, Philippines, and Taiwan, Kosovo, German, Brazil…

 


The statue has become a symbol of freedom and of the United States

The statue has become a symbol of freedom and of the United States

 

Norway


A smaller replica of the Statue of Liberty is placed in the village Visnes where the copper was mined to make the original statue

A smaller replica of the Statue of Liberty is placed in the village Visnes where the copper was mined to make the original statue

 

France


There are many replicas of the Statue of Liberty in France. They can be found in Paris as well as other big cities such as Colmar, Bordeaux, Barentin…

 


One Statue of Liberty stands in the Jardin du Luxembourg, Paris. It was inaugurated in November 15, 1889, offered to the Luxembourg museum in 1900 and placed in the park in 1906.

One Statue of Liberty stands in the Jardin du Luxembourg, Paris. It was inaugurated in November 15, 1889, offered to the Luxembourg museum in 1900 and placed in the park in 1906.

 


This second Statue of Liberty in Paris is on a man-made island in the river Seine. It was given to the city in 1889. It faces southwest, downriver along the Seine.

This second Statue of Liberty in Paris is on a man-made island in the river Seine. It was given to the city in 1889. It faces southwest, downriver along the Seine.

 

Ukraine


The unique “sitting” Statue of Liberty is placed in Lviv. It was built by architect Yuriy Zakharevych and decorated by sculptor Leandro Marconi from 1874 to 1891

The unique “sitting” Statue of Liberty is placed in Lviv. It was built by architect Yuriy Zakharevych and decorated by sculptor Leandro Marconi from 1874 to 1891

 

United Kingdom


There are three replicas of the Statue of Liberty in United Kingdom. They are placed in Leicerster, Warrington, and RAF Lakenheath. The biggest one is in Leicester.

 


Replica of the Statue of Liberty in Leicester attracts a lot of tourists each year

Replica of the Statue of Liberty in Leicester attracts a lot of tourists each year

 

Philippines


A small replica of the statue is placed in Cam John Hay in Baguio City near a theatre in the region

A small replica of the statue is placed in Cam John Hay in Baguio City near a theatre in the region

 

Taiwan


There are at least two Statue of Liberty replicas. They are in the cities of Keelung and Taipei

There are at least two Statue of Liberty replicas. They are in the cities of Keelung and Taipei

 

Japan


Japan is also one among many countries that a lot of replicas of the Statue of Liberty are built. These statues appear in Shimoda, Aomori and Odaiba near Tokyo Bay

 


The first replica of the Statue of Liberty is near Shimoda, Aomori

The first replica of the Statue of Liberty is near Shimoda, Aomori

 


Another one is found at Odaiba, overlooking the Rainbow Bridge in Tokyo Bay

Another one is found at Odaiba, overlooking the Rainbow Bridge in Tokyo Bay

 

 

Related links:

The Statue of Liberty

Behind the Statue of Liberty

The Story Of The Statue Of Liberty

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This article was published on 2010/11/06