The Statue of Liberty and Liberty Island were evacuated due to a suspicious-looking object. It was presumably a false alarm. On social networks, tourists who were on the site, posted photos and videos of the evacuation. The situation is calm at the moment. The evacuation began around 6:30pm (Italian time). Police dogs sniffed a suspicious-looking parcel so visitors started leaving the island while a bomb disposal team was engaged in searching the whole area.
The monument, symbol of New York and the United States of America, stands at the entrance of the port on the Hudson River in the middle of the Bay in Manhattan. The name of the statue Statue of liberty lights the world “, attracts millions of tourists from all over the world. It was designed by the Frenchman Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi and was officially inaugurated on October 28, 1886.