Weight of Statue of Liberty

Updated February 23, 2017 | Factmonster Staff

The Question:

How much does the Statue of Liberty weigh?

The Answer:

Here are the numbers you are looking for regarding the Statue of Liberty (not including its base).

  • Weight of copper used in statue: 100 tons
  • Weight of steel used in statue: 125 tons
  • Total weight used in statue: 225 tons

Here is how other famous U.S. landmarks and monuments weigh in:

  • Tomb of the Unknown Soldier: 79 tons
  • St. Louis Arch: 5,199 tons
  • Hoover Dam: 6,600,000 tons

On a related note, here's a list of national monuments.

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