Kind of Building Memorial
Built from Klenze
End Of Construction 1833
Place Karolinenplatz
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.