View of Lower Manhattan from the East River. On the center of the picture is the Manhattan Municipal Building. This building dates from 1914; with a height of 177 meters is one of the largest governmental buildings in the world.
Liberty Island in the New York Harbour. The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was designated as a National Monument in 1924 and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1984. It measures 93 meters from the base of the pedestal to the tip of the torch and weighs 204 tonnes.