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Memoria e Luce - Monumento ai caduti dell'11 Settembre 2001

Porte Contarine | angolo Ponte di corso del Popolo, sulla banchina del canale, Padua, Italy
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Memorial dedicated to September 11, 2001

Dry close to the train station is this very simple but large glass monument dedicated to the... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Olena S
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Orange Park, Florida
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A moving monument in memory of the lives lost on September 11, 2001

Just a short distance from the Scrovegni chapel stands this modern monument dedicated to the memory... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
Gabriel H
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Bellaire, Texas, United States
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Porte Contarine | angolo Ponte di corso del Popolo, sulla banchina del canale, Padua, Italy
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Dry close to the train station is this very simple but large glass monument dedicated to the September 11, 2001 tragedy. As you’re walking toward the city center, you will see it on the right by one of the bridges. At first I didn’t know...More

Thank Olena S
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Just a short distance from the Scrovegni chapel stands this modern monument dedicated to the memory of the lives lost in the terrorists attack to the twin towers in New York. The monument is based on a twisted steel beam from the wreckage, donated to...More

Thank Gabriel H
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We could see this memorial from our hotel. It is very modern, a twisted iron beam from one of the twin towers is embedded in a glass wall. very moving.

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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Suggestive modern monument, within one of the channels of Padua. The attraction is free. This place is really very close to the train station, easy to reach the 5-minute walk.

Thank Onlygoodfoods
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Reviewed 2 November 2014

I am divided by this piece of work . I see it and try to like it , because the reason it is there is wonderful . Its just the piece itself not fitting into the historic nature of the surroundings. My little man tells...More

Thank Saskiagrav
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Reviewed 29 December 2013

I love Libeskind masterpieces (like the Museum dedicated to Shoa in Berlin) and this one in Padova is great. Unfortunately the lights are often out of service... This is a unicum in Europe and you can see a part of the North Tower of WTC...More

Thank ClaraBerlino
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Reviewed 22 October 2013

In the Porte Contarine area is one of the few contemporary monuments of the city of Padua, the work of Daniel Libeskind "Memoria e Luce" - Polish-born American architect of international renown, recognized as one of the twelve most important architects in the world and...More

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