Castle Clinton National Monument

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Posted in Travel Guide on Nov 15, 2017

The Statue of Liberty as a ticket seller can enjoy a variety of war-themed sculptures in Fort Park.

Castle Clinton National Monument

Castle Clinton National Monument

Introduction of scenic spots
The Clinton fortress, also known as Fort Clinton, is located in the Fort Park at the south end of Manhattan. It was built in 1812 during the American-British war, and as the flames of war did not spread to New York, Clinton’s castle was preserved intact.
Then surrounded the Clinton castle and built the Fort Park. There are many war-themed sculptures in the park, notably the World Soldier Monument (Universal soldier), the middle of the monument is hollowed out, cutting out a soldier’s stature, the creator will design a monument to a fixed “daily rule”, July 27 every year 10 o’clock in the morning, At the end of the Korean War, the sun shines through the soldiers ‘ heads to the medals on the ground. The monument is engraved with the flag of the American ally of the Korean War.
Today’s castle has been sold as a ticket window to the Statue of Liberty, with many visitors queuing up to buy tickets every day. If you want to visit the Statue of Liberty, suggest that you buy tickets online and then go to window 1th here to pick up the tickets.
Spare time can continue to stroll around the castle and the park, you will see the south end of the park there are eight commemorative walls, lined in two rows, known as the East Coast Monument (East Coast Memorial), commemorating the two World War in the Atlantic killed more than 4,000 soldiers, the wall engraved with the names of the deceased, the rank, the state name and so on. There was a bronze eagle statue in the middle of the two walls, the Eagle bowed its head, and seemed to whine for the victims.

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