Sites (or significant elements thereof) where an elevator is currently used to transport visitors vertically (ie excluding funiculars and cable cars).
|Abbey of St Gall||To the monastic library which is located on the third floor of the building|
|Belfries||There is an elevator for tourists in the belfry of the Church of Saint-Éloi in Dunkerque and in the belfries of Arras and Lille. (Nomination file, p. 35, 38, 63)|
|Blaenavon Industrial Landscape||To descend the "Big Pit"|
|Carlsbad Caverns||To get to the Big Room without walking too far|
|City of Luxembourg||To get between the Grund and the historic centre|
|Heritage of Mercury||Almaden|
|Paris, Banks of the Seine||Eiffel Tower|
|Salvador de Bahia||Elevador Lacerda (Lacerda Elevator): Inaugurated in 1873|
|Statue of Liberty||Available to the top of the pedestal|
|Venice and its Lagoon||Campanile|
|Vizcaya Bridge||"There are two new visitors lifts installed in the 50 meter high pillars of the bridge that allow walking over the bridge's platform, from where there is a view of the port and the Abra bay." (Wiki)|
|Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines||Used to bring tourists back to the surface after going underground by stairs|
|Works of Antoni Gaudí||Pedrera (to Gaudi's chimnies)|
|Wulingyuan||World's tallest full-exposure outdoor elevator with biggest carrying capacity|
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