|Kind of Building||Memorial|
|End Of Construction||1833|
|Station||Königsplatz(U2) Karolinenplatz(tramline 27)|
|Line||U2; tramline 27|
The Obelisk was sponsored by crown prince Ludwig as an army monument for the 30.000 Bavarian soldiers who died in Russia during the Napoleon war. The 29 meter high obelisk forms the midpoint of the Karolinenplatz.