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Volkerschlachtdenkmal

Strasse des 18. Oktober 100, 04299, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 4934 18780471
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Impressive

I took the tram(No15) out to here, its about 15 minute journey, its impressive you can go to top... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kevin T
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Bodicote, United Kingdom
Magnificent

We saw this as part of a hop on hop off ride and went back the next day to spend more time there... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ericchan2018
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Largest war memorial in Europe
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Strasse des 18. Oktober 100, 04299, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took the tram(No15) out to here, its about 15 minute journey, its impressive you can go to top but i never as i was tight on time, but if you have time views are supposed to be fantastic.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw this as part of a hop on hop off ride and went back the next day to spend more time there. The scale of it is incredible, and the visitor centre and views from the top are both superb

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful experience of two choirs inside. With wonderful light at the outside and special light installation inside it was really touching more then one sense.

Thank Raffael N
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

We came here on an ice-cold and cloudy winter day. very impressive memorial! Very worthy to take the elevator and climb to the very top. Lots of steps and very narrow! You better are used to use your feet. Lots of history from a battle...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

The lake is under works, but you can still see some of it's majestuosity. You can enter and have a look inside, tickets on the right, they close at 4pm so be there early. On summer months they close at 6pm.

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

This is probably the most spectacular monument I have seen outside Egypt. Approaching from the west in the early morning, as the sun rose behind, there was only a dark silhouette. It could have been anything - the ‘Sentinel’ monolith from Arthur C. Clarke’s ‘2001:...More

2  Thank Steven G
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

I wouldn’t normally be interested in a large monument like this but wanted a chance to take the tram from the City center and see a bit more of the city. It is magnificent. The sculpture on the front and the interior designs are amazing....More

2  Thank Tim R
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

This is a must see in leipzig. You can learn so much about the german and european history. This historis sight is visible from nearly everywhere in the city and even more impressing when you are standing directy in front of it. If you have...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Located in the southern part of Leipzig, this monument is a must see for history buffs as well as everyone else who is interested in massive works of architecture. Note that the surroundings as of Jan 2018 are still under reconstruction / renovation, most notably...More

1  Thank Tigris78
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Absolute impressing monument. One of my must sees in Leipzig. Worth going there for sunset and bringing some snacks and wine.

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Margaret V
10 April 2017|
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Response from Rachael P | Reviewed this property |
I didn't book a tour so I'm not sure. They have audio guides though. There is free parking within walking distance. I was there during Octoberfest so we had to walk pretty far because parking was hard to come by. But that... More
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7 July 2016|
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You could easily use nowadays the City Tunnel or the Tram Nr. 15.
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Anne M
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Response from camilarezendedantas | Reviewed this property |
If I recall it well, you can take the Tram 2
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