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Dresden Live-Guided Self-Drive Trabi Safari City Tour
"Jump into your very own Trabant and chug away through Dresden on a 90-minute ride in the official car of the DDR (GDR). Join fellow travelers in a Trabant convoy and see the city like you've never seen it before during this Trabi Safari. Your l your adventure begins.Pass popular Dresden sights during your tour including Zwinger Museum of Hygiene Great Garden 3 castles Golden rider Theaterplatz
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Dresden Live-Guided Self-Drive Trabi Safari City Tour
"Jump into your very own Trabant and chug away through Dresden on a 90-minute ride in the official car of the DDR (GDR). Join fellow travelers in a Trabant convoy and see the city like you've never seen it before during this Trabi Safari. Your l your adventure begins.Pass popular Dresden sights during your tour including Zwinger Museum of Hygiene Great Garden 3 castles Golden rider Theaterplatz
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Private Dresden Day Trip with Walking Tour from Prague
"Meet your private driver at your centrally located Prague hotel in the morning of your tour at the arranged time and enjoy a 10-hour day trip to the beautiful city of Dresden from Prague.  Late evening arrival to hotel in PragueMany of the b like the famous Frauenkirche lovingly rebuilt. Discover Dresden by taking a stroll through its Baroque city center walking along the former residence of Saxony’s prince electors and kings as well as admiring the beautiful view across the Elbe. You will definitely get to feel the seductive charm the capital of the Free State of Saxony has.Walking tour:certified & enthusiastic local guidesfluent in Englishinteres000 satisfied guestsgreat mix of history and anectodessuitable for all age groupsa 'must do' in Dresden"""
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Völkerschlachtdenkmal (Monument of the Battle of the Nations) Tips (10)

Monument of the Battle of Nations

We went here on the s-bahn as it is a little out of the centre of Leipzig.The Monument to the Battle of the Nations, Völkerschlachtdenkmal, commemorates the 1813 Battle of Leipzig in which Napoleon...
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IreneMcKay
Aug 28, 2016

Memorial for the battle of 1813

The "Völkerschlachtdenkmal" is a memorial from the late 19th century dedicated to the memory of those fallen in the battle of Leipzig of 1813 (Napoleonic Wars), termed "Völkerschlacht" (battle of the...
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MichaelFalk1969
Jul 05, 2011

Voelkerschlachtdenkmal

I guess everything about the monument is already said. We went there early in the morning on Sunday (is 9am to early?) to notice that it only opens at 10 am. So we couldn't climb up to the top just to...
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chicabonita
Apr 04, 2011

Monument of the Battle of Nations

As you can see I put this monument at the bottom of the 'Things to Do' list ... I personally don't like it, but others think differently and I suggest you go and see it when in Leipzig to decide...
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german_eagle
Nov 21, 2009

Völkerschlachtdenkmal

The monument was erected in 1913 for the centenary of the Battle of the Nations near Leipzig. In 1813 the allied forces fought Napoleon in the so-called Völkerschlacht (Peoples’ Battle) near Leipzig...
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Kathrin_E
Aug 24, 2009

Impressive!

The Völkerschlachtdenkmal commemorates the Battle of the Nations which took place between the Prussians, Austrians and Swedes on one side and France on the other back in 1813. The violent and cruel...
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King_Golo
Apr 30, 2007

Völkerschlachtdenkmal

Talking about the building requires talking about history once again. What is it with that Leipzig page... In 1813 there was a tough battle going on, with Prussia, Austria and Sweden on the one side,...
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IceBear7
Apr 07, 2005

Memorial of a great battle

This monument is done for the memory of "the battle of nations". This fight was the largest battle ever (half a million men) in Europe before the first world war. It was between Napoleon's army and...
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drei3t
Oct 07, 2004

Voelkerschlachtdenkmal

You are a fan of historical events? Come to Leipzig! In 1813 the Battle of the Nations took place here. Over 500,000 soldiers fought here and more than 120,000 lost their life. In 1913 the...
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Leipzig
Aug 23, 2004

Monument of the Battle of the...

Monument of the Battle of the NationsIn 1813 during the Napoleonic Wars one of the biggest batles if not the biggest of that century took place near Leipzig with more than 500000 combatants taking...
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aliante1981
Aug 25, 2002
 
 
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Things to Do Near Leipzig

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New City Hall

We walked through the park behind the Gewandhaus to the New Town Hall and City Hall. The Town Hall was constructed a few years after the New City Hall, and the two buildings are connected by a...
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Bach Monument/Museum

The Johann Sebastian Bach statue is located next to the Thomaskirche, built in honor of the great composer who lived and died in Leipzig from 1723 to 1750. During his Leipzig stay, Bach was...
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Auerbachs Keller

This restaurant in a cellar of the "Mädlerpassage" mall is one of oldest restaurants of Germany, with a service record back to the 16th century. There are two restaurants, one with a more traditional...
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Museum Runde Ecke (Round Corner)

I am not normally a fan of museums, but I wanted to see this one about the East German Secret Police - the Stasi . This museum is located in a building known as the Runde Ecke or Round Corner which...
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Mendelsshohn House

Leipzig is famous for the musicians who lived and worked there. One of them is Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. His house in Leipzig is the only originally preserved residence of the composer. From 1845...
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Old City Hall

Leipzig's Old City Hall was built on the foundations of an earlier town hall in 1556. This building includes a ballroom, which has been used for ,among other things, the royal festivals of Saxon's...
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Getting to Leipzig

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Prager Straße | 04299 Leipzig

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