Statue of Liberty
The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was a gift of
friendship from the people of France to the United States and
is a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of
Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886
The Empire State
Building is a
skyscraper in New
York City at the
Fifth Avenue and
West 34th Street.
building in New
York City and New
Central Park is located
in New York City, in
the heart of
Manhattan. It is a
landmark that draws
in nearly 38 million
visitors from all over
the world every year.
TWINWorld Trade Center is a complex of
buildings under construction in New
York, The original World Trade Center
featured landmark twin towers, which
opened on April 4, 1973 and were
destroyed in the September 11 attacks
On the morning of September 11, 2001, AlQaeda-affiliated hijackers flew two Boeing 767
jets into the complex, one into each tower, in a
coordinated terrorist attack. After burning for
56 minutes, the South Tower
collapsed, followed a half-hour later by the
North Tower. The attacks on the World Trade
Center killed 2,753 people.
Honoring the lives of those who were lost is at the
heart of our mission. Occupying eight of the 16
acres at the World Trade Center, the Memorial is a
tribute to the past and a place of hope for the
The names of every person who died in the
terrorist attacks of February 26, 1993 and
September 11, 2001 are inscribed in bronze
around the twin memorial pools.
The Brooklyn Bridge is a bridge in New York City and is one of the oldest suspension
bridges in the United States.
AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL
is one of the largest and most celebrated museum in the world.
The museum collections contain over 32 billion specimens of plants, humans, animals,
fossils, minerals, rocks, meteorites, and human cultural artifacts.