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Major Trimphal Archs around the world 2
By Gang-Ting Liou

  1. 27

    Arc de triomphe d’Orange

    "The Triumphal Arch of Orange (French: Arc de triomphe d’Orange) is a triumphal arch located in the town of Orange, southeast France."

  2. 1791

    The Brandenburg Gate

    "The Brandenburg Gate (German: Brandenburger Tor) is an 18th-century neoclassical monument in Berlin, built on the orders of Prussian king Frederick William II after the (temporarily) successful restoration of order during the early Batavian Revolution."

  3. 1827

    Triumphal Arch of Moscow

    "The third and the oldest surviving Triumphal Arch in Moscow was built in 1829–34 on Tverskaya Gate Square to Joseph Bové’s designs in order to commemorate Russia’s victory over Napoleon."

  4. 1836

    Arc de triomphe de l’Étoile

    "The Arc de Triomphe de l’Étoile (French pronunciation: [aʁk də tʁijɔ̃f də letwal] (About this sound listen), Triumphal Arch of the Star) is one of the most famous monuments in Paris."

  5. 1982

    Arch of Triumph (Pyongyang)

    " The Arch of Triumph (Korean: 개선문) is a triumphal arch in Pyongyang, North Korea. It was built to commemorate the Korean resistance to Japan from 1925 to 1945."

  6. 2006

    The Arch

    "The Arch (Chinese: 凱旋門; Cantonese Yale: Hóisyùhn mùhn) is an 81-floor 231-metre (758 feet) tall skyscraper completed in 2006 located in Union Square, Hong-Kong."

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