Niederwald Monument (Niederwalddenkmal), Ruedesheim am Rhein

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Niederwald Monument (Niederwalddenkmal), located in the landscaped park of the same name, commemorates the founding of the German Empire after the end of the Franco-Prussian War. Wilhelm I laid the monument's first stone on Sept. 16, 1871, and the complete structure measures 38 m (125 ft) tall. The monument depicts the ruler as well as army commanders and soldiers. Several peace and war statues complement the structure. Visit this site via gondola lift, rack railway, or foot trails. See Niederwald Monument (Niederwalddenkmal) and all Ruedesheim am Rhein has to offer by arranging your trip with our Ruedesheim am Rhein trip builder.
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  • After takes the lunch in city walk up over wine mountain to Niederwalddenkmal on top. Nice overview to river Rhine and wine mountain  more »
  • Perfect view of Rhine from above. Down the Rhine is it also a majestic view. The food kiosk has still a lot to improve though. It would've been a much better experience if up there, there is a better....  more »

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