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Obelisk, Munich

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  • The obelisk is a beautiful monument and at the same time the intersection of several streets. On the way to the Pinakotheken you should definitely take this memorial with you.
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  • This Black Obelisk is dedicated to the Bavarian soldiers who fought with their lives against Russia with Napoleon"s army. It is located in Karolinenplatz roundabout and can be reached by sidewalks. Ni...  more »
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  • This Obelisk stands in tribute to the more than thirty thousand Bavarian soldiers who gave their lives as part of Napoleon's 1812 campaign against Russia, and never made it back in the long retreat. Unusually for an Obelisk, it's cast from bronze from the captured guns of the wars against the Turks. You'll see it if visiting the NationalSocialism Documentation Museum of from Konigsplatz.
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