How many years ago did the french gave the statue of liberty to New York?
The Statue of Liberty was given to the US from France in October, 1886. It is now 2012, meaning 126 years will have passed.
The Statue of Liberty is located in the United States on Liberty Island in the New York Harbour. Liberty Island is located south of Manhattan (New York City) and is accessible by ferry. A gift from the nation of France, a replica of the statue also resides in Paris. The French Statue of Liberty on the river Seine in Paris, France.
i don't know, all i want to know is why is New Jersey is not famous... for example when ever they shoot a movie or a television show in New York they always show the statue of liberty and it seems like New York owns the statue of liberty but they don't the French built the statue of liberty to represent freedom and they built the statue of liberty SMACK in the middle between New…
In addition to the Statue of Liberty in New York, there are also two replicas of the statue in France (where the New York one was made). One of these was sent to Tokyo in 1998 for "French Year in Japan". It was so popular that a replica was erected in 2000, after the original was sent back to Paris.
The Statue was completed in France in July, 1884 and arrived in New York Harbor in June of 1885 on board the French frigate "Isere" which transported the Statue of Liberty from France to the United States. In transit, the Statue was reduced to 350 individual pieces and packed in 214 crates. The Statue was re-assembled on her new pedestal in four months time.