Christopher Columbus is said to have stayed in the building in 1492 as one of its ships was being repaired, and much of the information within details this important period of exploration. There are models of ships, re-creations of 15th century ship interiors, nautical instruments, maps and charts to peruse.
This is just one of the attractions to be found in Las Palmas; a very attractive city with much impressive architecture to enjoy. Of course, there are also plenty of shops, restaurants and night spots too.
You are viewing panorama No.68 (Las Palmas Casa Colon), one of 72 Virtual Reality 360 degree views of Gran Canaria.
Map of Gran Canaria showing the location of Las Palmas Casa Colon at Latitude 28.10303 / Longitude -15.41662.
We have visited The Canary Islands on a number of occasions to produce this tour, this page was created on Sun, 29 Jan 2012 09:03:42 +0000.
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