Jersey City, New Jersey: Reclining Liberty

A 25-foot-long Statue of Liberty in her familiar green patina, lying on the grass with a tired expression and her crowned head propped on her palm. Unveiled May 2021. Moved to New Jersey in May 2022. Designed to be climbed on.

Liberty State Park

Address:
1 Audrey Zapp Drive, Jersey City, NJ
Directions:
In Liberty State Park, at the east end of Audrey Zapp Drive, next to the waterfront and ferry landings.
RA Rates:
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Reclining Liberty.

Reclining Liberty

Post Covid-19, the 2020 election, civil unrest, police brutality, and the insurrection, and in an effort to just kick back and relax, there's a sculpture in Morningside Park of the Statue of Liberty reclining in the grass at 120th St. and Morningside Avenue.

[Gary Spino, 05/26/2021]

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