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Go West!

In the middle of a lovely square Columbus statue is prominently situated with his arm outstretched... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
Teresa H
Texada Island, Canada
Square is nice

The statue is in the middle of the city. You can go and see anywhere you want from here. There are... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
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Apr 24, 2018
“Go West!”
Oct 9, 2017
“Square is nice”
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Plaza de las Monjas, 21002 Huelva, Spain
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

In the middle of a lovely square Columbus statue is prominently situated with his arm outstretched to the west.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Teresa H
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

The statue is in the middle of the city. You can go and see anywhere you want from here. There are many cafes and restaurants around it.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank mahoni510
Reviewed October 4, 2017

We've seen Columbus in Portugal, Columbus in Barcelona and now in Huelva. He certainly got around! I heard his connection to Huelva was that he came to one of the local churches to give thanks for the success of his voyage. His statue is located...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank justjans
Reviewed May 29, 2017

How many towns and cities do pretend that they have hosted Columbus? Yet another city: Huelva. Columbus was in this city to recruit crew and this monument commemorates this. Pointing at... the west I presume?

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank stoffelzwvl
Reviewed August 30, 2016

Great statue of Colon in Huelva, you can't miss it in the city, very significant during the discovery of Americas.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 19, 2016

The monument is a lovely piece in the middle of Huelva. IT salutes the history of the city and shows they are proud of it!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 19Viajera89
Reviewed May 26, 2016

This statue is right in the center of town and there's a beautiful fountain behind it. Its a great place to take some photos of Huelva. Its probably the prettiest place in town.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Kayla D
Reviewed August 7, 2015

The Monument to Columbus is a central place for people to gather in the popular Las Ramblas section of Barcelona. It reminds the world that Columbus reported to the King and Queen of Spain when he traveled to America. There are numerous bronze figures and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank BC0313
Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

It is a humongous statue facing the ocean to the south. America is to the west, but the harbor West exit that Columbus used does not exist any more, so who cares. The place where he started is also some km away but this place...More

1  Thank unserepfade
Reviewed February 21, 2015

It is just that, a huge statue! Visit on your way to or from the Columbus Ship Museum. Its size is impressive both close up and from a distance but nothing to really make you linger (especially on a chilly February afternoon!

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Chris430
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