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Inside the $70 million museum that will be built at the feet of the Statue of Liberty

New York City is building a $70 million museum devoted to telling the 130-year history of Lady Liberty. Set to open in 2019, the Statue of Liberty Museum will be located on Liberty Island in New York City. The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation held a groundbreaking ceremony on October 6, and unveiled the renderings of the museum, which will be designed by the NYC-based architecture firm FXFOWLE.
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