Statue of Liberty Celebrates 125th Annivesary; Launches Webcams
This weekend is a big party for the Statue of Liberty as the country celebrates its 125th anniversary and to help celebrate, webcams have been installed on the statue’s torch and crown.
Visitors have not been allowed up to the Crown since 1916, but now everyone can see the view through cameras that have been installed on the crown and the torch as well as views from Brooklyn.
Fireworks will take place Friday night and other festivities are planned to celebrate. Learn more about the history of the statue, meet the man who calls Liberty Island home and what day in history was the busiest for Ellis Island?: