Mirador de Colom (Christopher Columbus Monument)

Mirador del Colom (Monument of Christopher Columbus) stands over the Plaça Portal de la Pau (Gate of Peace). Opened in 1888, the statue of Columbus sits atop a massive 60m-high Corinthian column. Inside, an elevator takes visitors up to a viewing platform, offering wonderful views of the city including the cathedral, Ramblas and Montjuïc. Adult 5.50.