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Male Memorial

This monument is to commemorate the victory against the terrorist attack of Nov 3,1988. The... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2019
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A Rare Photo-op on Malé

Located near the main mosque and across from some lovely gardens, the Victory monument is a rare... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2019
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Reviewed February 1, 2019

This monument is to commemorate the victory against the terrorist attack of Nov 3,1988. The servicemen and civilians martyred are listed on the black slab of the memorial. Visited on Jan,27 2019.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Shruti-Pramod
Reviewed February 1, 2019

Located near the main mosque and across from some lovely gardens, the Victory monument is a rare photo op with not much to recommend itself. Go because its close to other things, including a several block walk from the President's Official Residence, but if you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank mlahm
Reviewed January 29, 2019

Located near friday mosque.Erected in connection with the defeat of Srilankan Tamil Tigers in 1988.The white circle represents the Srilankan break in or attack

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank sunseb
Reviewed November 21, 2018

It is a monument of local history. When you are in Male, you should watch. It is nearby all main sights (Old Friday Mosque, Sultan Park, Grand Friday Mosque,...). You sould also read the text.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank romanshorner
Reviewed October 20, 2018

It is next to Friday mosque and few places in Male which has a lot of open area. Good for photography and take memories of city back home

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ParagP89
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Beautiful monument worth a visit - next to the Grand Friday Mosque - only 5 minutes walk from the ferry drop off point.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jo C
Reviewed September 8, 2018

The Monument was erected to commemorate the defeat of Sri Lankan, Tamil Tigers, who in 1988 attempted to infiltrate and invade The Maldivian Capital, Male. The rugged White Circle surrounding the monument represents the attempted "break-in" or attack. The Green Circle represents The Maldives. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jo F
Reviewed September 7, 2018

This monument is right in the zone of both Sultan Park and the Grand Friday Mosque and had a nice color coordination with multiple Maldivian flags to the right and left of the monument, and the monument itself was a round dome also with really...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jeff206
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This monument is nothing but a plaque inscribed in a wall. The awesome story is the history behind it. Apparently the government of Maldives was almost toppled by a localite with the help of mercenaries from Sri Lanka. India intervened within 9 hours and captured...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank vivekhariharan1989
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Near the beautiful park Bajeecha, the national museum and the national Islamic centre, close to the Presidential jetty.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BlrTravR
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