The hall was built on the model of a Florentine loggia by Friedrich von Gärtner on behalf of King Ludwig I.
Tip: On the steps of the Feldherrnhalle you have in the cool shade the best overview of the place and can wonderfully watch the bustle of the crowd and enjoy a delicious ice cream or his coffee-to-go.... "If you sit on the sun-warm steps and look to the left, you can see that lion is keeping its mouth closed." I turn my head to the right: The mouth of this lion is slightly open closed mouth of Bavarian origin, the right Prussian: This should allude to the conversational or even loquaciousness of the North Germans, in contrast to the rather taciturn Bayer ... "
Source and further information: mystisches-muenchen.de/loewenorte-in-muenchen-3-die-loewen-an-der-feldherrnhalle
January 12, 2019
On Odeonsplatz in Munich lives and experiences "la dolce vita": a church in the Italian late Baroque, a loggia to Florentine model and a lot of bustle. Odeonsplatz is also the northern boundary of the pedestrian zone and the starting point of Ludwigstraße. Around the square are the royal residence including court garden, the Feldherrnhalle, the Theatinerkirche, some city palace and the elongated bazaar building (Source: München.de).
May 14, 2018
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