What do we find at the top of the Obelisk?
What is there at the top of the Obelisk? On the outside we can just see a lightning conductor, but what we can find inside is far more interesting: a built-in iron box, inside which according to legend, there is a photo of the chief engineer of the construction of the obelisk, and a letter addressed to anyone who would want to demolish it.
Strange as it may sound in 1939, the city council voted for the demolition of the Obelisk, as it was thought that the monument altered the shape of the city. Luckily the mayor, Arturo Goyeneche, vetoed the ordinance