Columbus Monument, Barcelona

in Barcelona, Spain



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Plaça del Portal de la Pau, 9998, 08038 Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
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N41° 22' 32.88" E2° 10' 39.936"   (41.3758, 2.17776)
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The Columbus Monument (Catalan: Monument a Colom, IPA: [munuˈment ə kuˈɫom]; Spanish: Monumento a Colón or Mirador de Colón) is a 60 m (197 ft) tall monument to Christopher Columbus at the lower end of La Rambla, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. It was constructed for the Exposición Universal de Barcelona (1888) in honor to Columbus first voyage to the Americas. The monument serves as a reminder that Christopher Columbus reported to Queen Isabella I and King Ferdinand V in Barcelona after his first trip to the new continent.

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Columbus Monument, Barcelona

Address: Plaça del Portal de la Pau, 9998, 08038 Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
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