Arc de Triomphe

Belgian Arc de Triomphe, Brussels

Belgian Arc de Triomphe, Brussels

Cinquantenaire Triumphal Arch – Arch of Triumph in Brussels, was inspired by the Arc de Triomphe in Paris. Arch is located near the administrative center of the European Union. The construction of a triumphal arch was planned for National exhibition and celebration of 50th anniversary of Belgian independence. The anniversary should be celebrated in the year 1880. Patron of building triumphal arch was King Leopold II.

 

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