"Gëlle Fra"

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"Gëlle Fra" Memorial

Where? Place de la Constitution, L-1478 Luxembourg City

"Gëlle Fra" Memorial

The "Golden Lady" (Gëlle Fra) on Constitution Square was set up in 1923 to commemorate the Luxembourgers who perished in the First World War. The memorial represents a gold-plated female figure on a stone obelisk. On October, 20th, 1940 the Nazis pulled the monument down; only in 1984 did extensive restoration give it back its original appearance. Today it symbolizes freedom and resistance for the Luxembourg people.

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Address: "Gëlle Fra" Memorial
Place de la Constitution
L-1478 Luxembourg City
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Phone:+352 22 28 09
E-Mail:touristinfo@lcto.lu
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