Let’s celebrate the Statue of Liberty and learn at the same time with these Statue of Liberty Facts coloring pages! Keep scrolling to find out some cool and fun facts about the world-famous Statue of Liberty.
FREE PRINTABLE THE STATUE OF LIBERTY FACTS
Officially called Liberty Enlightening the World, the Statue of Liberty is one of the most famous U.S. statues that receives thousands of visitors every year. And of course, there’s so much history and interesting facts about the Statue of Liberty! For example, did you know that it was a present from France to represent the friendship between the two countries and that it commemorates the signing of the U.S. Declaration of Independence?
To learn more about this monument, we made printable Statue of Liberty facts coloring pages that are completely free and ready to be downloaded.
10 facts about the Statue of Liberty for kids
- The official name of the Statue of Liberty is “Liberty Enlightening the World”; in French, it’s called “La Liberté Éclairant le Monde”.
- The Statue of Liberty commemorates the friendship of the peoples of the United States and France.
- The Statue of Liberty has 6 important elements:
- The torch lights the path to liberty.
- Crown – symbol of Divinity.
- Robe – symbol of Liberty.
- Spikes on the crown represent the seven continents.
- Broken shackles represent Freedom from Oppression.
- Tablet represents the law.
- The Statue’s tablet has the date of American Independence written on Roman numerals (July IV, MDCCLXXVI)
- It is made of an iron frame with copper hung over the frame.
- From the base to the torch, the height of the Statue of Liberty is 151 ft. Including the pedestal and foundation, the full height is 305 ft.
- The total weight is 450,000 pounds (225 tons).
- There are 354 steps inside the statue from the pedestal to the crown.
- Miss Liberty’s feet are 25 ft long, making her a US women’s shoe size 879.
- And her nose is 4 ft. 6 in.
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This coloring page is sized for standard letter printer paper dimensions – 8.5 x 11 inches.
- Something to color with: favorite crayons, colored pencils, markers, paint, water colors…
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Our pdf file includes two coloring pages filled with lots and lots of facts about the Statue of Liberty that you don’t want to miss. Print as many sets as needed and give them to friends or family!
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What was your favorite Statue of Liberty fact?