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St. Anna's Column (Annasaule)

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Address: Maria-Theresien-Strasse, Innsbruck, Austria
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This column commemorates the withdrawal of Bavarian troops on St. Anna's...

This column commemorates the withdrawal of Bavarian troops on St. Anna's day in 1703.

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Peaceful city center point

Simply beautiful standing strongly with the magical Nordkette mountain shining in the background. The essence of Innsbruck city!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 26, 2016
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you pass it while you're walking through the city it is nice to see, but in my opinion not worth to visit in specific.

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Innsbruck
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Simply beautiful standing strongly with the magical Nordkette mountain shining in the background. The essence of Innsbruck city!

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

St.Anna's column or the Annasaule is not well publicized at all. We did not even walk upto that area and were not told about it at all ! I happened to see it in one of the fridge magnets I bought and was wondering what it was. Researching through google and tripadvisor, I found out about. Begging and praying I... More 

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Sungai Buloh, Selangor, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

St Anne's Column is easily accessible and located in the center of Innsbruck old city.... Maria-Theresien-Strasse. A busy gathering point of locals and tourists and you just cannot miss seeing it. You would regret not taking a photo of this interesting monument created to mark Austrian great victory.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

a great place to meet and greet yuor friends as so easy to find, surronded by shops and cafes a great place to start your day.

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Edinburgh, Scotland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

If nothing else, this is the place to stand for a photo of the most magnificent backdrop. It is particularly good, late afternoon when all the bust tours have left!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

This is really less than the destination than a interesting point to see and experience while shopping and walking around Innsbruck

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

To be fair if there was a plaque explaining the significance of the column I must have missed it but it is a good meeting point if nothing else.

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

This monument is situated in a nice street but the monument itself is no so special. In my opinion definitely not a highlight of Innsbruck.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

You can't miss this sightseeing. It is right on the main street in the city center and you will really enjoy the atmposphere.

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