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Columbus Monument

Columbus StatueThe Columbus Monument stands at the site where he arrived after the discovery of America. It was designed by Gaietà Buigas for the World Exhibition of 1888. On top of the 60m high monument is the statue of Christopher Columbus pointing towards America made by Rafael Arché. Inside the pillar is an elevator which rides to a viewing platform for panoramic views of the Ramblas and Port Vell.

View location in Barcelona, Spain.