Norwich in New London County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Cristoforo Colombo Monument
( south side )
1492 – 1992
( Behold Your Parents )
( north side )
City of Norwich
Italian – American
Citizens on the 500th
Anniversary of the
Discovery of America by
Erected 1992 by Norwich Italian – American Citizens.
Topics. This historical marker and monument is listed in this topic list: Exploration.
Location. 41° 32.19′ N, 72° 5.003′ W. Marker is in Norwich, Connecticut, in New London County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and Crescent Street, on the left when traveling north on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norwich CT 06360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of Captain Samuel Chester Reid (here, next to this marker); Norwich Soldier’s Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Norwich Veterans Memorial Norwich World War I Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (about 300 feet away); Norwich World War II & Korean War Monument (about 300 feet away); Norwich POW MIA Monument (about 300 feet away); Dr. Charles H. Osgood Fountain (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 11, 2017. It was originally submitted on March 9, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 265 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 9, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.