Plaza Colon, Madrid

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Plaza Colon commemorates the explorer Christopher Columbus and his voyage to the Americas. Spend time admiring the monuments dedicated to the traveler. There is a statue of Columbus, a large fountain, and a large modern concrete sculpture decorated with quotes by philosophers and noted Spaniards. Stroll through the plaza’s gardens and stop to watch the world go by. Take a photo in front of the massive Spanish flag for a great memento of your trip. Plan to visit Plaza Colon and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Madrid attractions using our Madrid sightseeing planner.
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  • Well-known square named after the illustrious navigator, is a strategic point in the city, in the middle of Madrid
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  • Very beautiful the monument to Colón in the square of the same name, the double towers the white sculpture, it was very nice to have known!
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