Montjuïc Communications Tower, Spain
Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 41.364285, 2.150622.
Montjuïc Communications Tower (Torre de Comunicacions de Montjuïc), also known as Torre Calatrava or Torre Telefónica, is one of the main symbols and attractions of Barcelona, northeastern Spain. Located on the hill of Montjuïc, it was built in 1992 designed by Santiago Calatrava in a Neo-futuristic style, for the 1992 Summer Olympic Games in the city. The tower is located about 6 kilometers away from the city center, close to the Barcelona University. The design of the tower is truly innovative, resembling a hand holding the Olympic Torch, and the whole construction is made of white concrete. The tower is about 136 m (446 ft) tall. Nearby attractions include several sports complexes such as Palau Sant Jordi, Camp Municipal de Beisbol Carlos Pérez de Rozas, Piscines Bernat Picornell, Lluís Companys Olympic Stadium, Complex esportiu municipal Pau Negre, Climbat La Foixarda, and INEFC Barcelona. There are also a few museums including Poble Espanyol, Museu Olímpic i de l'Esport Joan Antoni Samaranch, Fundació Joan Miró, Museu Etnològic i de Cultures del Món- Parc Montjuïc, and Museu de l'Institut Botànic de Barcelona. Other attractions in the area include Font Màgica de Montjuïc, Montjuïc Castle, Montjuïc Lighthouse, Telefèric de Montjuïc, Fossat de Santa Eulàlia, Jardí Botànic de Barcelona, Teatre Grec, and Palau Nacional.
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Montjuïc Communications Tower, Spain Lat Long Coordinates Info
The latitude of Montjuïc Communications Tower, Spain is 41.364285, and the longitude is 2.150622. Montjuïc Communications Tower, Spain is located at Spain country in the Towers place category with the gps coordinates of 41° 21' 51.4260'' N and 2° 9' 2.2392'' E.
|DMS Lat||41° 21' 51.4260'' N|
|DMS Long||2° 9' 2.2392'' E|
Coordinates of Montjuïc Communications Tower, Spain is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format.
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