Astoria Column, Oregon

Astoria Column

Located at the mouth of the Columbia River, the historic city of Astoria was the first permanent settlement west of the Rocky Mountains.  The 125 foot Astoris Column is decorated in murals illustrating the establishment of the Northwest, the discover of the Columbia River in 1792 and the arrival of the Great Northern Railway.  It was built in 1926 and features 164 steps that spiral to a balcony providing breathtaking panoramic views of the Columbia region.

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