Cristo Redentor

  • Created by: Paul Landowski & Gheorghe Leonida
  • Style: Art Deco
  • Dedicated October:  12,1931
  • Consecrated October: 12, 2006
  • New Seven Wonders of the World July 7, 2007
  • Material: soapstone
  • Arms stretch 28 metres wide
  • Tall: 30m, the 3rd tallest statue of Jesus in the world after Poland’s Christ the King and Bolivia’s Cristo de la Concordia
  • Weighs: 635 metric tons

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