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Walhalla Temple

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Amazing Memorial

Walhalla is an amazing memorial to Germany's best and brightest. It's another one conceived by King... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
cordyroy
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Naples, Florida
The Parthenon-like memorial Building

Walhalla is a hall of fame that honors laudable and distinguished people in German history. It is... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
mshian63
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Walhallastr. 48, 93093 Donaustauf, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Walhalla is an amazing memorial to Germany's best and brightest. It's another one conceived by King Ludwig. Really impressive. It's also not static. New additions are still made. We used the paid parking on the hill behind the temple requiring only a short stroll up...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Walhalla is a hall of fame that honors laudable and distinguished people in German history. It is located on a hill beside Danube River near Donaustauf, on the east of Regensburg in Bavaria, Germany. The Hall is a Neo-classical building. From the temple, we have...More

Thank mshian63
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This Greece inspired and impressive temple was the last thing I expected during an evening promenad in the little town Donaustauf. This building from 1 842 tells us something incredible about how desperate the German self confidence needed a boost by that time. So I...More

1  Thank ESK136
Reviewed 26 July 2018

I have researched Walhalla as an early 19th century memorial to German cultural nationalism and it was fantastic to see it in person! The location is really beautiful, the views are outstanding. The building itself is fascinating and imparts very clearly cultural not political nationalism...More

1  Thank 718Kat
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Commissioned by King Ludwig I while still crown prince, this Greek temple was built in an attempt to unite the German people. It was modelled after the Parthenon in Athens and is located on a hill near Regensburg. We visited this while our cruise ship...More

1  Thank Jacqui M
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

There are a ton of steps involved in getting up here, so be prepared for that. As others have noted, the inside of the place is a little underwhelming. The outside, though, is magnificent. You can see for miles both ways down the river. The...More

Thank Jake V
Reviewed 17 May 2018

It really is a cool place to go ti with your friends and have a drink in the sun but exept the temple and a little stand for drinks there is not much. There is some kind of tiny museum inside the temple but the...More

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

A magnificent copy of Acropolis in Athens with a spectacular view of Danube!You can reach it from Regensburg's Train station by bus(No 5) it is only 20 min far away.Take the footpath way ( it has signs close to the bus station) it is easier...More

1  Thank Nikos G
Reviewed 6 April 2018

The building is just amazing from the proportions and location on a hill next to the river Danube. The view from the main entrance down over the river is just breathtaking. Also the history of the "hall of fame" for the German language region is...More

2  Thank drjobec
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I've led my students here once again: the Walhalla does not need any introduction, but one's got to remark that the spirit of the Fichtean philosophy has now left its space to an overall European political and cultural idea. This masterpiece by Leo von Klenze...More

1  Thank furio2017
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