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The Sea Front

Columbus monument

Reials Drassanes
Moll de Barcelona
Columbus Monument
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Basílica de la Mercè
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La Barceloneta

A monument 51.30 m high, the Discoverer points the way to America.

This monument was designed by Gaietā Buigas i Monravā, who built it in 1886, and the statue is 7 metres tall.

A lift goes from the base of the monument to the viewing gallery, which offers excellent views. Open from 9 to 20:30 h from Monday to Sunday .

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