World famous statues wearing face masks

According to Center for Disease Control (CDC), wearing face mask prevents the spread of COVID-19. But many people either haven’t gotten this message or don’t care about putting on a face mask. So to raise awareness about the novel coronavirus pandemic, many famous statues around the world with cultural significance have been adorned with face masks:

Giant Buddha statues in a Thai temple is adorned with facemask as the country attempts to heal from the novel coronavirus.

A facemask is affixed to the Confucius statue in northern Taiwan.


The iconic Fearless Girl outside the New York Stock Exchanged is sporting a facemask.

Queen of Victoria statue in Manchester England is pictured above with a facemask.

A statue of woman and her child wearing facemasks in Wuhan China