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Befreiungshalle Kelheim

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Another Great Monument of Ludwig's

A very impressive monument originally conceived and started by King Ludwig to honer the Germanic... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Naples, Florida
Incredibly beautiful

Visited many times as a child but had not been back in years. The outside was just renovated. This... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Stuttgart, Germany
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Befreiungshallestrasse, Kelheim, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9441 682070
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Reviewed yesterday

A very impressive monument originally conceived and started by King Ludwig to honer the Germanic victory over Napoleon. Really beautiful. However there are lots of steps up to the highest viewing platform. On the down side we tried to have a late lunch, ordered and...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Visited many times as a child but had not been back in years. The outside was just renovated. This monument is incredibly beautiful, easily accessibly. If you are in that area you DO NOT want to miss it. It is absolutely a great place to...More

Thank Mibera67
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This monument is situated way up on a hill overlooking Kelheim. We were able to go after our Danube cruise to the Weltenburg Monastery. It was not very busy and I was unsure about going, but was pleasantly surprised. The monument is HUGE and beautifully...More

Thank capaton
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Impressive monument with stunning views. Worth stopping for the view alone. Easily accessible by car with a short walk. Re commended.

Thank LBSterling
Reviewed 10 September 2017

The views are really beautiful - there is a river, mountains, forests etc. The monument looks great as well. The only downside is that it is not free and there is not much to see for the money.

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

This is a memorial to the victory in the Napoleonic wars, stressing freedom, unity and liberty. It is currently undergoing extensive renovations so access is limited and the exterior is partly covered. There are some great views of the Danube Gorge from this area. Toilets...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

The Befreiungshalle is located on top of a hill which you can either access by foot, bycicling or car. Its a beautiful architecture inside and outside and on top of it you´ll have a good view over Kelheim.

Thank jen112017
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Big round hall commemorating the German wars against Napoleon in the first part of the 19th Century. Interesting and with good views over the river.

Thank verdun2
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The Hall of Legions is one impressive place a little off the normal tourist trail. You need a car to get here, but if you're into German history this is a special place to be. Built as a tribute to those coming together for the...More

Thank Jasonand1978
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Half of the scaffolding is down so you can now see what the renovations look like. The building is huge and the Angels take your breath away as you first walk in. The €3.50 is fair as you couldn't spend a long time in the...More

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