"Menen Gate (2)" Menin Gate Tip by wandeljp

Menin Gate, Ieper: 54 reviews and 122 photos

  Up on the monument.
by wandeljp

In Neobarok style, prolonging the fortifications on the both sides. On the front side , on the top of the middle arch you can see a representation of a tomb.
On the afterside the english Lion, with the eyes looking to the battle area : the inscription:
To the armies of the british empire, who stood here from 1914 to 1918 .

Address: End of Menenstraat
Website: http://www.lastpost.be/mainpage.htm

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Aug 15, 2006
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