The Siegestor (English: Victory Gate) in Munich is a three-arched triumphal arch crowned with a statue of Bavaria with a lion-quadriga.To visit Siegestor and other attractions in Munich, use our Munich sightseeing planner.
The Siegestor is 21 meters high, 24 m wide, and 12 m deep. It is located between the Ludwig Maximilian University and the Ohmstraße, where the Ludwigstraße (south) ends and the Leopoldstraße (north) begins. It thus sits at the boundary between the two Munich districts of Maxvorstadt and Schwabing.
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Like Paris has its Arc de Triomphe, the Siegestor was founded in Munich in the 19th century as a triumphal arch in honor of the Bavarian army; although the design was based on the Arch of Constantine.... more »
Road construction right at the arch made for some difficult photos. Memorial was quite large and very impressive. Definitely worth the time to check it out. more »
It is not as well maintained, as you expect, it is still in repair. It is an iconic monument with a powerful message. You can see it from Residenz Munich a little further on the same street.
Gorgeous. Reminds you of how small we are and how beautiful this world is. Lots of road construction going on in September 2019
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