Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


What can I do on this virtual tour?

Google's Streetview function allows you to explore the grounds where the statue is based, including the view over Rio. Tip: go to the edge to see the view over Rio, then turn around and look up. You'll see just how fantastic this statue is.

Want to know more?

Christ the Redeemer is an Art Deco statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, created by French sculptor Paul Landowski and built by Brazilian engineer Heitor da Silva Costa, in collaboration with French engineer Albert Caquot. Romanian sculptor Gheorghe Leonida fashioned the face.


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Where is it located?

Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Ben Jenkins

I'm Ben, the creator of VirtualTrs. I put together a list of virtual tours for my children during the lockdown of 2020. The list grew so big that I created VirtualTrs to share it with everyone else.


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