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Monument to the Heroes of 1821

Kalavrita, Greece
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Emotional !!!

It's a place where somebody discovers that tears are not to be kept as a secret. A bloody part of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nikos Z
A great memorial

This is a great monument to the heroes of the 1821 War of Independence against Ottoman rule. The... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Dimitris L
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4 weeks ago
“Emotional !!!”
15 Jul 2017
“A great memorial”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a place where somebody discovers that tears are not to be kept as a secret. A bloody part of History is well maintained there.

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

This is a great monument to the heroes of the 1821 War of Independence against Ottoman rule. The Greek Revolution Memorial established in 1971 honours all those who sacrificed their lives, and is similar to other War Memorials around the world. This one has three...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Relatively easy walk uphill includes steps. Can drive as well. Very tastefully done, includes the names of the deceased and tells the story of this tragic incidence rite of the site of it's occurrence.

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Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Built in 1921 to celebrate the centenary of the Greek War of Independence, this is very much in the style of contemporary cenotaphs. The monument has a wide terrace around it. The views from this hill-top location are spectacular, with snow-topped peaks to the west,...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2016

If you have free time whilst touring Kalavrita, this monument to the heroes of the Greek war of independence is worth a visit.

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Reviewed 16 April 2015

It's a great monument of the execution that took place in 1943, were most of the adult males of the town were executed by the German army. Impressive enough to remember, strong enough to even cry.

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