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Memorial du Martyr

Boulevard Khalifa Oulmane, Algiers, Algeria
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Take the cable cart

The moment can be seen from almost any location in Algiers, as it is enormous. Visiting the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Linda D
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Wonderfull view and huge monument

Its realy atractive building. Also the bay view wonderfull from the hill. Dont forget to visit... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
M.Süleyman E
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Boulevard Khalifa Oulmane, Algiers, Algeria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The moment can be seen from almost any location in Algiers, as it is enormous. Visiting the location doesn't add much, but there is a nice cableway going up the hill (20 dinar one way) which is always exciting.

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Its realy atractive building. Also the bay view wonderfull from the hill. Dont forget to visit Algeria historical museum so atractive

Thank M.Süleyman E
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This is a must see museum. A different insight into the french colonial period with impressive testimonials of the occupational period and the independence war.

Thank Miguel M
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Quite a memorial, up close it is a lot of concrete but nonetheless impressive. Views are good but you can't get directly underneath due to security access restrictions. The museum for the Martyrs underneath it is really good. I can't speak Arabic or French but...More

1  Thank Foppybell
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

A very good window on Algerian history and the independence journey from Ottomans then the French over more than two centuries... Very informative..

Thank Ahmed E
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Sadly one cannot take imagery but it contributes to a very interesting story of French abuse and colonialism

Thank HFza
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Visited here on our own as a couple but as neither of us spoke much french or any arabic we walk around and got the gist of what happened in Algerian history but not all of it. on our second visit we went with an...More

1  Thank KellyVJ
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

A huge monument not so far from the Sofitel hotel. You can get it by walking if you like. Open view of the Mediterranean Sea.

Thank Issam62
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Great building, super architecture in Algiers center. Super panoramic view of Algiers from the balcony .. wonderful

Reviewed 4 April 2017

Deserves to see. Huge memorial for the martyr. The centre in front of the memorial have a very good view of Algiers especially at night.

Thank Hamdi A
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