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World Trade Center's Liberty Park opens: See photos of the elevated green space

Liberty Park at the World Trade Center opened to the public on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.

The elevated swath of green space was made in a similar style to the High Line, according to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

Providing a peaceful place for New Yorkers and tourists to visit, the park can hold up to 750 people and features 19 planters filled with trees, shrubs and perennials, the Port Authority said.

Scroll down to see photos of the newly opened park.

Visitors take in the view at the newly opened Liberty Park in lower Manhattan on June 29, 2016.

A visitor walks through Liberty Park in lower Manhattan on June 29, 2016.

A visitor walks through the newly opened Liberty Park in lower Manhattan on June 29, 2016.

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Visitors stream into Liberty Park as it opens to the public for the first time on June 29, 2016.

Visitors walk through Liberty Park in lower Manhattan as it opens to the public for the first time on June 29, 2016.

Visitors stream into Liberty Park in lower Manhattan as it opens to the public for the first time on June 29, 2016.

A view of the entrance to the newly opened Liberty Park in lower Manhattan on June 29, 2016.

People visit the newly opened Liberty Park in lower Manhattan on June 29, 2016.

A police officer stands guard in the newly opened Liberty Park in lower Manhattan on June 29, 2016.