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The northern tip of ''Maximilianplatz'' is dedicated to the victims of the holocaust since 1946.
The northern tip of ''Maximilianplatz'' is dedicated to the victims of the holocaust since 1946. During the Third Reich era the ''Gestapo'' had its headquarter across the street. Today an eternal flame burns in the center of this otherwise understated square.
Platz der Opfer des Nationalsozialismus, 80333 Munich, Germany
That square was built at the beginning of the 19th century at a place, where the northern city fortifications used to be
'Brienner Straße'' is a boulevard, that runs from ''Odeonsplatz'' in western direction
The Theatine Church of St
The Feldherrnhalle is a monumental Italianesque loggia on the Odeonsplatz built in 1841-'44 by King Ludwig I of Bavaria to honor the his army
The Catholic Cathedral of Our Blessed Lady is the seat of the Archbishop and the largest church in Munich
The Odeonsplatz is an Italinesque square in Munich laid out in the early 19th century, surrounded by buildings such as the Theatiner Church, Feldherrnhal and Hofgarten
Museum Brandhorst is the most recent addition to Munich's Kunstareal (art district), built around the collection of modern art bequeathed by Anette Brandhorst and Udo Fritz-Hermann
'Karolinenplatz'' is a circular square, which is dominated by the black obelisk in its center
The Pinakothek der Moderne is the largest museum of modern art in Germany, comprising the Sammlung Moderne Kunst (Modern Art Museum), Die Neue Sammlung (The Design Museum), Architekturmuseum der Technischen Universität München (Architecture Museum of the Technical University), and the Staatliche Graphische Sammlung München (State Graphics Museum)
The collection shows minerals, including diamonds, emeralds and other gemstones as well as some meteorites