"Voelkerschlachtdenkmal" Völkerschlachtdenkmal (Monument of the Battle of the Nations) Tip by Leipzig

by Leipzig

You are a fan of historical events? Come to Leipzig! In 1813 the Battle of the Nations took place here. Over 500,000 soldiers fought here and more than 120,000 lost their life. In 1913 the 'Voelkerschlachtdenkmal' (monument of the battle of the Nations) was erected in remeberance on this battle. It's Germany's largest monument and has an vantage point in 91 Meter (300 ft).

Address: Prager Straße | 04299 Leipzig
Directions: Voelkerschlachtdenkmal
Prager Strasse
04299 Leipzig

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  • Updated Aug 23, 2004
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