The Statue of Liberty was designed by French sculptor Frederic Bartholdi was born in Colmar, and features a steel structure designed by Gustave Eiffel. Originally designed the Statue of Liberty as a huge lighthouse at the northern entrance of the Suez Canal, but Egypt had no money. It was donated by France to the United States and was placed in June 1886. The crown consists of seven points, symbolize the seven continents and seas «n.
The Statue of Liberty itself symbolizes welcoming everyone: returning Americans, visitors and immigrants.