Statue of Liberty Turns 125

Iconic New York City landmark celebrates anniversary.
2:40 | 10/28/11

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You just can't take your eyes -- -- shot it is the iconic American freedom liberty view lady liberty this morning standing in front of a beautiful blue sky. Com and by the way something brand new going on right now up in the torch there are cameras that will not only give you this. Incredibly scenic view and this panoramic view of New York City in the harbor but you can actually read the tablet. That she's holding. From those brand new web -- and that by the way is -- camp dot com available to GMA only right now available to the world at about 11 o'clock in the morning and we'll -- -- that on Good Morning America dot com. The reason that we're here this morning as it is where her 125. Birthday. The inside of the -- so important for people to get to the C will be closed for exactly one year but the park stays open. At the birth -- lady liberty. This lady liberty all 125. Years old today and still. -- -- -- Even rainy weather doesn't dampen the spirits of well wishers for -- this iconic symbol of American freedom. -- -- -- -- everything immediate -- a gift from France and 1886. This -- survived 23 residents two world wars the birth of space travel television. -- the Internet. Three and a half million people visit her every year I took the trip myself with -- interior secretary Ken Salazar as a special guy. Get narrower it does get tighter and even got to make the walk to the ground -- we are. 265. Feet high for a spectacular view that even on a rainy day. I think she's more significant today because -- think is recognized. All around the world including all around our -- of the symbol of freedom but our panoramic view was one of the last anyone we'll seat for awhile. Because starting Saturday the park stays open but lady liberty is closed for an entire year to get 27 million dollars in safety upgrades. But you won't really miss a moment of her spectacular -- because check this out the nineteenth century torch has 21 century technology. This is an exclusive sneak peak at 54 and new -- cameras. Going online later this morning each offering live streaming news 24/7. From webcam mounted on the statue of it's almost like you're there in person courtesy of -- -- doctor. The copper clad in just two pennies thick all the way across that they got to be one of the top tourist attractions in the world. Park folks tell us there are that the people are lined -- -- no matter what are the weapon no matter what Bellwether is whether it's snow ice rain people are lined up again here even when the park's closed.

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