The Statue of Libery: is it the only one in the world?

Everyone of us wants to be free and liberty is the most significant thing we have. That is why, during the whole period of the development of civilization, people laid down their lives in combating for liberty without hesitation. Endless pursuance of liberty people tried to perpetuate in art, literature, music and sculpture. In this article we are to speak about the Statues of Liberty.
The Statue of Libery

When we hear about Statue of Liberty at once we remember only the one located in USA. Of course this is the most well-known and recognizable statue across the globe but it is not the only one.
The Statue of Libery

American Statue of Liberty is the most recognizable sculpture in the world, which symbolizes liberty and democracy. Opening ceremony of this statue was in 1886 and it was a present from France to a 100th anniversary of American Revolution. So France is deemed to be a historical homeland of this statue and in the country’s territory there are most of all copies (six). Though people come to France in order to see the Eiffel Tower but you should know that in this country you can organize real photo hunt for statues of liberty. One of them is situated in the heart of Paris, the other one – not far from the Eiffel Tower, some of them are located in museums or the other parks of the country.
The Statue of Libery

But the most venturesome copy is located in Las Vegas, just a step away from one of the casino-hotels. It is regarded as a symbol of this city.
The Statue of Libery

Buenos Aires also can boast by its own Statue of Liberty, similar to the original version.
The Statue of Libery

Hardly everyone knows that Japan also has this statue. Sometimes it seems to be that every self-respecting and prosperous city wants to have the copy of the most famous statue throughout the world. In Japan it is situated on the Odaiba Island and much like the French original.
The Statue of Libery

All the above mentioned statues much look alike but there is one more copy, located in Lviv, Ukraine. This city can boast by the only one sitting Statue of Liberty in the world. It is rather small and far from the original version in size.
The Statue of Libery
The Statue of Libery

If to speak about Riga, this city also has the Statue of Liberty but it is not similar to the original version at all.
The Statue of Libery
The Statue of Libery

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