The Worlds Tallest Statues
Statues are built as celebrations of gods, historical events and important
personalities. The tallest try reach the sky and make you take notice of what
they are commemorating. They are also works of art, and can take years to build.
Here are some of the grandest ones ever built.
Statue of Liberty, USA
The Statue of Liberty is the shortest statue on this list at just 151 feet tall;
however she gains height because the statue rests on a 154 foot pedestal. The
statue depicts the Roman goddess of freedom Libertas and was a gift to the
United States from France in 1886.