The Feldherrnhalle, built in the 1840s buy Friedrich von Gärtner, marks the cityside of the ensemble of buildings at Odeonsplatz by Leo von Klenze which were built in early 19th century.
Until 1817 here was the location of the northern gate of the city when it's foritifaction walls were torn down to extend the the city.
Looking north you will see on the left the Theatinerkirche, which was the first church of Italian Baroque built in Bavaria.
Munich is the capital of the German state of Bavaria and is Germany's third largest city, located on the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps. Black and gold - the colors of the Holy Roman Empire - have been the city's official colors since the time of Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor.