List of most famous monuments in the World



This list features famous monuments with their exact locations on the map. Every monument in this list is provided with its exact coordinates, a picture and a short description of its history. On our pages you'll find the most famous places in the World, with exact maps and coordinates.
  • Alhambra
    The Alhambra complex is located in the city of Granada, southern Spain.
  • Babylon
    The remains of the ancient city of Babylon are located near the city of Hillah in Iraq, about 40 miles south to Baghdad.
  • Battery Park
    Battery Park is located on the southern tip of Manhattan, NYC.
  • Blenheim Palace
    Blenheim Palace (built between 1705 and 1722 for the dukes of Marlborough) is located near Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England.
  • Brandenburg Gate
    Brandenburg Gate is located on Pariser Platz in western Berlin, Germany.
  • Christ the Redeemer
    The Statue of Christ the Redeemer is located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Cloud Gate
    Cloud Gate is located in Millennium Park, central Chicago.
  • Crazy Horse Memorial
    Crazy Horse Memorial is located in South Dakota.
  • Dracula's Castle
    Dracula's Castle, AKA Bran Castle, is located in Romania, not far away from the city of Braşov.
  • Easter Island
    Easter Island is located in southern Pacific, 2,182 miles away from the coasts of Chile, to which it belongs.
  • Ellis Island
    Ellis Island is located in Upper New York Bay, New Jersey, USA.
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame
    The Hollywood Walk of Fame is located alongside the famous Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street in Los Angeles, California.
  • Independence Hall
    The Independence Hall (built between 1732 and 1753) is located in the Historic Park of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
  • Jewel Cave
    Jewel Cave National Monument is located near Custer, South Dakota.
  • Kitora Tomb
    The famous Kitora Tomb is located in Japan, near the village of Asuka.
  • Liberty Bell
    The Liberty Bell is located in downtown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, right near the Independence Hall.
  • Malbork Castle
    Malbork Castle is located in northern Poland, in the city of Malbork.
  • Manneken Pis
    Manneken Pis AKA The Pissing Boy Fountain is located in central Brussels, Belgium.
  • Mont Saint-Michel
    Mont Saint-Michel is located in Normandy, France, on an island 1 kilometer away from the coast.
  • Mount Rushmore
    Mount Rushmore National Memorial, featuring the famous presidents portraits carved in granite, is located near Rapid City, South Dakota, USA.
  • Neuschwanstein Castle
    Neuschwanstein Castle is located in southern Germany, near the city of Füssen.
  • New York Stock Exchange
    New York Stock Exchange is located in Lower Manhattan, New York City.
  • Newgrange
    The prehistoric Newgrange monument is located in eastern Ireland, in County Meath.
  • Ocean House
    The Ocean House is located on a beautiful coast, called Watch Hill, in Westerly, Rhode Island.
  • Petra
    The ancient city of Petra is located in Jordan, in its southern province of Ma'an, not far away from the Israeli border.
  • Red Fort
    The Red Fort palace (built 1648) is located in central Delhi, India.
  • Spring Temple Buddha
    Spring Temple Buddha is located in central China, within Fodushan Scenic Area in Lushan County.
  • Statue of the Republic
    Statue of the Republic AKA The Golden Lady is located in the center of Jackson Park, Chicago.
  • Stonehenge
    Stonehenge is located near the town of Amesbury in Wiltshire, England, some 130 kilometers south-west to London.
  • Sutter's Fort
    Sutter's Fort is located in midtown Sacramento, California, between L street and K street.
  • The Colosseum
    The Colosseum (sometimes also called Coliseum) is located in Rome, Italy, in the historical center of the city.
  • The Eiffel Tower
    Eiffel Tower is located in the center of Paris.
  • The Hollywood Sign
    The famous Hollywood Sign is located in Los Angeles, California, on a hill called Mount Lee.
  • The Keeper of the Plains
    The Keeper of the Plains is located in Wichita, Kansas.
  • The Lincoln Memorial
    The Lincoln Memorial is located on the southern edge of Washington, DC, on the eastern bank of the Potomac River.
  • The Statue of Liberty
    The Statue of Liberty is located just outside New York City, south to Manhattan, on an island called Libery Island.
  • The Taj Mahal
    The Taj Mahal mausoleum is located in Agra (Northern India).
  • The Wailing Wall
    The Wailing Wall (The Western Wall or ha-Kotel) is located in the Old City of Jerusalem.
  • Times Square
    Times Square is located in Midtown Manhattan, NYC.
  • Tower of Pisa
    The Leaning Tower of Pisa is located in Italy, in the city of Pisa.
  • Westminster Palace
    Westminster Palace is located in central London and serves as the homeplace for the British Parliament.






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