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National Memorial for Vittorio Emanuele II., Rome, Italy

 
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Wazling's pictureby Wazling General travel tip
added on the 22nd of January, 2010
At the heart of Rome, the Piazza Venezia is located, depart from the main roads (Via del Corso, Via Quattro Novembre, VIa Plebiscito, Via dei Fiori Romani (that leads along the Roman Forum to the Colosseum).
On this square stands the white majestic National Monument for Vittorio Emanuele II.It was built till 1911 in memory of the unit and to glorify the virtues of the fatherland.
And located at the center, a stairway leads up to the altar of the country, where since 1921, the grave of the Unknown Soldier is located, who was killed during 1.WK.

Address:
Piazza Venezia, 00187 Rom, Italien

How to get there:
Take either busses to the piazza venzia or the subway to the stazione Termini and walk.

 
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