Columbus Monument

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  • Address: Plaza Portal de la Pau, s/n, 08001 Barcelona, Spain.
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  • Timings: 08:30 am - 08:30 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 6 EUR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Monument, Architecture
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The Columbus Monument or the Mirador de Colom is dedicated to the famous Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus who discovered America. It was erected in 1888 and is located at the end of La Rambla. There is a viewpoint atop the monument and visitors can ride an elevator to the top. The 360-degree panoramic view of the city is spectacular and one can spot several well-known attractions and buildings. On top of the pillar is a statue of the man himself. It was intended to depict him pointing to the west in the direction of the New World. However it turns out that he is pointing to the east towards his home city of Genoa.

Built as a tribute to the man who discovered America, the Columbus Monument stands high overlooking the beautiful city of Barcelona, attracting hordes of visitors coming here to witness the scene. There are certain Columbus Monument Ticket Prices for entrance which you can avail directly from the premises. The Tickets for Columbus Monument differs for adult and children with a slight concession in the Columbus Monument Ticket Costs for Children. Barcellona Cards holder will not need to buy Columbus Monument Tickets to enter. Visit early to Buy Tickets for Columbus Monument to avoid any hassles. Visit the place and experience the panoramic view of the city.

Columbus Monument Travel Tips

  • Last lift ride is 30 minutes before closing time.
  • Wheelchair accessible entrance is located on La Rambla.

Entrance Ticket Details For Columbus Monument

  • Children 4-12 yrs: € 3.00
  • Barcelona Card: free admission

How to Reach Columbus Monument

  • Metro: L3 Drassanes
  • Bus: 14, 59, 64, 91, 120, D20 and H16

  • La Cava Universal
  • Txikiteo
  • Bosc de les Fades
  • Il Mercante Di Venezia

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  • Columbus Monument Address: Plaza Portal de la Pau, s/n, 08001 Barcelona, Spain.
  • Columbus Monument Timing: 08:30 am - 08:30 pm
  • Columbus Monument Price: 6 EUR
  • Time required to visit Columbus Monument: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 12.13% of people who visit Barcelona include Columbus Monument in their plan

  • 32.08% of people start their Columbus Monument visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Columbus Monument

Monday, Thursday and Saturday

58.33% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Columbus Monument

People normally club together Placa Reial and Arc De Triomf while planning their visit to Columbus Monument.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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