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Are you a real New Yorker or just a tourist? Test your knowledge on New York City cultural sites and find out! If you want to learn about how city monuments can shape cultures, visit the Rubin Museum exhibition, Monumental Lhasa: Fortress, Palace, Temple.

Just like the Statue of Liberty is one of New York’s iconic monuments, the Potala Palace has historically represented the Tibetan capital of Lhasa. Visit Monumental Lhasa: Fortress, Palace, Temple to learn how iconic Tibetan architecture has shaped the region for centuries.