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Volkerschlachtdenkmal

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Monutment of Historical significance with a good view

Monument has a Reasonalble entry fee. Outside there is lots of space to go for a walk or for a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
mals007
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Hannover, Germany
Nice place to visit

It’s nice place to visit and enjoy the view from the top but it’s hard for the old people to reach... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
سلطان آ
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Largest war memorial in Europe
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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 yesterday

Monument has a Reasonalble entry fee. Outside there is lots of space to go for a walk or for a picnic. Inside There are elevators to some level. Above that one can reach only by stairs to the topmost viewing platform. The view from the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s nice place to visit and enjoy the view from the top but it’s hard for the old people to reach the top You must visit if you love historical

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

was part of a business trip, you climb a lot of stairs, some elevators are not working so you have to climb it yourself, in the end you will get a nice view from the top.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sherif S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sadly, I didn't have the time to actually go inside, but as a student of the Napoleonic Wars, this was amazing to see in person, especially on a hot, clear day. If I returned to Leipzig I would love to go inside and to the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Scott M
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit. The building is stunning and full of interesting details and its size is incredible. The stairs are tough work but there is a lift to three floors although not the roof. Every floor has great views and the hall of fame...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 740jemmaw
Reviewed 17 November 2018

The story of Napoleons defeat is the most important reason to go. The structure is stunning and the view from the top is worth the climb. There are 500 steps to the viewing platform. You can get to some of it by elevators, so go...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gmcreview
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We got the tram to Meusdorf and took a short walk to Sud Friedhof to visit the monument. It is a very reasonable entrance fee which takes you right inside. There are lifts to the different levels which not give you great views of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wayne R
Reviewed 1 November 2018

You have to see this amazing sight of the city! Build after the war with Napoleon it is a landmark of the city and you gonna be struck by the architecture of it. You have a chance to get up on top of the building...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank UdoLandow
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Beautiful, historic and with a great view. It is well worth knowing. It has a small museum on the inside and it is possible to climb and have a fantastic view of the city. Even if you just go and not get in it's still...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 14 October 2018

View is amazing, it is worth it going up walking, it is not that hard, though it takes about 20 minutes or less. There is also the option to go by elevator to almost the top. The view is great and the sunset from their...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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10 April 2017|
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Response from 382rachaelp | 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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248AnneM
8 July 2016|
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You could easily use nowadays the City Tunnel or the Tram Nr. 15.
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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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