Monuments questions This is a list of recently added questions about monuments. Play monuments quiz and see all the questions. Where is the Sibelius Monument located?In Helsinki. The Sibelius Monument is dedicated to the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius located in Helsinki, the capital city of Finland. The sculpture is a series of more than 600 hollow steel pipes welded together in a wave-like pattern an weighs 24 tonnes.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 38% in Hannoverin Hannover792in Le Havrein Le Havre731in Hamburgin Hamburg1108in Helsinkiin Helsinki1647Finland riddles » What castle is shown in the illustration?Neuschwanstein Castle is a 19th-century Romanesque Revival palace on a rugged hill above the village of Hohenschwangau near Füssen in southwest Bavaria, Germany. More than 1.3 million people visit annually, with as many as 6,000 per day in the summer. Created by: Tschukahard 54% Neuschwanstein CastleNeuschwanstein Castle857Hohenschwangau CastleHohenschwangau Castle267Wartburg CastleWartburg Castle175Hohenzollern CastleHohenzollern Castle275Germany riddles » Which U.S. President isn't a part of Mount Rushmore sculpture?James Monroe. Mount Rushmore National Memorial is a sculpture carved into the granite face of Mount Rushmore, a batholith in the Black Hills in Keystone, South Dakota, United States.Mount Rushmore features 60-foot sculptures of the heads of four United States presidents: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln.Created by: Ninjaihard 51% James MonroeJames Monroe328Abraham LincolnAbraham Lincoln72Theodore RooseveltTheodore Roosevelt199George WashingtonGeorge Washington32presidents of the United States riddles » In which European city was this photo taken? It depicts eight meter tall statue of the city's patron.Sofia. The Saint Sofia statue is located at the intersection of Maria Louisa Boulevard and Todor Alexandrov Boulevard. It was erected in 2000 replacing Lenin’s monument, which was removed from the same spot in 1991. The crown symbolizes the power, the wreath the fame and the owl the wisdom. Created by: Lynn Desmondaverage 64% ValenciaValencia3295ViennaVienna2113VeniceVenice2986SofiaSofia15330Bulgaria riddles » Since 1998, Harvard University wraps marble statues on its campus with waterproof covers every winter. Why?To protect from acid rains. The eastern third of the United States is significantly impacted by acid rain. Acids in the rain react with the calcium compounds in the stones like limestone or marble to create gypsum, which then flakes off.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% to protect from frostto protect from frost5516to protect from birdsto protect from birds2481to protect from acid rainsto protect from acid rains22097to protect from graffiti makersto protect from graffiti makers1716universities riddles » Where is this Holocaust Memorial?In Berlin. The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe is a well known memorial in Berlin to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust. It consists of 2,711 concrete blocks. Opened in 2005, this large memorial site (19,000 m2, 4.7-acre) is today one of the must-see places in Berlin. It is estimated that some 3.5 million visitors entered the memorial in the first year it was open, or about 10,000 every day.Created by: Hitter smasheraverage 65% in Berlinin Berlin14913in Parisin Paris971in Tel Avivin Tel Aviv4629in Auschwitzin Auschwitz2426Berlin riddles » Where was this photo taken?In St. Louis. The Gateway Arch is a 630-foot (192 m) monument in St. Louis, Missouri. It was built as a monument to the westward expansion of the United States, it is the centerpiece of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial and has become an internationally famous symbol of St. Louis. It is the tallest man-made monument in the United States and the world's tallest arch.Created by: Софияhard 48% in Chicagoin Chicago4470in St. Louisin St. Louis10689in Dallasin Dallas4535in Yokohamain Yokohama2325Where was this photo taken riddles » Where was this photo taken?In Paris. The Arc du Carrousel stands west of the Louvre, not far from the more famous Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile. It was originally surmounted by the famous horses of Saint Mark's Cathedral in Venice, which had been captured in 1798 by Napoleon. In 1815, following the Battle of Waterloo, Quadriga returned to Venice and the arc was topped with a copy.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 54% in Londonin London533in Parisin Paris14658in Berlinin Berlin9082in Madridin Madrid2427geography of France riddles » Who ordered the construction of Arc de Triomphe in Paris?Napoleon Bonaparte. The Arc de Triomphe honors those who fought and died for France in the French Revolutionary and the Napoleonic Wars, with the names of all French victories and generals inscribed on its inner and outer surfaces. It was commissioned in 1806 after the victory at Austerlitz by Emperor Napoleon at the peak of his fortunes.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 69% Julius CaesarJulius Caesar976CharlemagneCharlemagne707Napoleon BonaparteNapoleon Bonaparte5180Charles de GaulleCharles de Gaulle634Paris riddles » What are the holes in this Buddha statue for?Windows. The Laykyun Setkyar in Myanmar is the second tallest statue in the world at 116 meters (381 ft), plus 13.5 m (44 ft) for the throne. All top three tallest statues in the world depict Buddha.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% Places to put giftsPlaces to put gifts1835WindowsWindows8740Bird's nestsBird's nests2595Acupuncture pointsAcupuncture points1843Buddha riddles » Play geography quiz and see all the questions.