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Rüdesheim am Rhein - Niederwald Monument
Germany

The monument was erected between 1877 - 1883 according to the plan of the architect, Johann Schilling from Dresden. The 38 metres high monument symbolizes the rebuilding of the German Empire after the French-German war 1870/71.

Main figure is the Germania, holding up the german Emperor´s crown in her right hand and the imperial sword in her left hand. The panoramic views from the monument reach wide into the Rhine and Nahe Valley. Enjoy a carriage ride through Niederwald forest from the monument.

Copyright: Adi Mera
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Uploaded: 26/02/2010
Updated: 25/02/2012
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