Palau Sant Jordi - Barcelona, Spain
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 41° 21.860 E 002° 09.157
31T E 429127 N 4579548
Quick Description: The 20,000 Peseta coin, before Spain switched to the Euro, features the Palau Sant Jordi back in 1992 for the Olympics.
Location: Cataluña, Spain
Date Posted: 6/4/2014 8:12:06 PM
Waymark Code: WMKWVN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi
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Long Description:
The Palau Sant Jordi was built in the 1990's just for the 1992 Olympic games. It was here that the handball and basketball courts were housed to host the Olympic events for. In addition for hosting those events, other events such as gymnastics and volleyball were also held inside this venue. It's a no brainer why this was featured on the reverse side of the 20,000 peseta coin in 1992.
Money Issuing Country: Spain

Currency: Pesetas

Denomination: 20,000

Date of Issue: 1/1/1992

Type of Money: Coin

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