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You see them everywhere-on the sides of buildings, at waysides, bolted to rocks-outdoor signs that commemorate the history of an area. WARNING: There are already many historic marker categories restricted to geographic areas, particular subjects, or official lists. If the marker you are trying to Waymark fits in one of the existing categories, it is NOT allowed here. This category was conceived to fill the gaps these other categories miss. Click on "show additional information" before posting.
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Image for Beethoven-Goethe Meeting Memorial / Památník setkání Beethoven-Goethe - Teplice (North Bohemia)view gallery

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Signs of HistoryBeethoven-Goethe Meeting Memorial / Památník setkání Beethoven-Goethe - Teplice (North Bohemia)

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Depicted small memorial, devoted to the legendary meeting of two giants of European Culture - composer Ludwing van Beethoven with writer Johann W. von Goethe in Teplice in July 1812, is located in north-west section of Teplice Chateau Gardens.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Ústecký kraj, Czechia

date approved: 10/25/2014

last visited: 11/1/2015

Image for Stara posta, Zatec, CZview gallery

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Signs of HistoryStara posta, Zatec, CZ

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Historie Stara posta/Sign of History of Old Post Office/Geschichte der Alten Post, Žatec, CZ

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Blogi

location: Ústecký kraj, Czechia

date approved: 11/29/2016

last visited: 1/20/2019

Image for Hrad Budyne / Castle Budyne - Budyne nad Ohrí (North Bohemia)view gallery

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Signs of HistoryHrad Budyne / Castle Budyne - Budyne nad Ohrí (North Bohemia)

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Depicted glass tablet with etched inscription, a part of artistic iron-forged information stand located close to the Budyne nad Ohrí castle' complex entrance gate, briefly describes history of this historic Gothic-Renaissance landmark of the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Ústecký kraj, Czechia

date approved: 6/6/2017

last visited: 9/22/2019

Image for Velvarská brána / Velvary gate - Slaný, Czechiaview gallery

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Signs of HistoryVelvarská brána / Velvary gate - Slaný, Czechia

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The Velvary Gate is part of the former medieval fortification of the town of Slaný, the only preserved gate in the city. But it is also a bell tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ashberry

location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 8/18/2021

last visited: never

Image for Stará radnice / Old Town Hall - Slaný, Czechiaview gallery

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Signs of HistoryStará radnice / Old Town Hall - Slaný, Czechia

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The building of the former town hall of Slaný

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ashberry

location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 8/17/2021

last visited: never

Image for Modletický dum - Slaný, Czechiaview gallery

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Signs of HistoryModletický dum - Slaný, Czechia

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The Modletický dum is a Renaissance-Baroque and also a Classicist house, which is located in the town of Slaný, No. 14, between Vinarického and Štechovy streets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ashberry

location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 8/8/2021

last visited: never

Image for Estabilishing of the General Seminary -  Clementinum main portal / Založení Generálního semináre - Hlavní portál Klementina  (Prague)view gallery

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Signs of HistoryEstabilishing of the General Seminary - Clementinum main portal / Založení Generálního semináre - Hlavní portál Klementina (Prague)

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The depicted memorial tablet above the Clementinum main entrance portal marks year 1783 - the year when this vast Renaissance-Baroque complex of the former Jesuit' College in Prague was by Emperor's decree estabilished as a seat of "General Seminary"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia

date approved: 10/26/2014

last visited: 2/9/2022

Image for The execution of Protestant leaders on Old Town Square / Poprava protestantských vudcu na Staromestském námestí (Prague)view gallery

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Signs of HistoryThe execution of Protestant leaders on Old Town Square / Poprava protestantských vudcu na Staromestském námestí (Prague)

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Depicted bronze memorial tablets and 27 paved white crosses marks one of the turning and most tragic points of Czech history, the execution of 27 leaders of the Protestant rebellion against Emperor Matthias in 1621.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia

date approved: 11/7/2014

last visited: 10/2/2021

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Signs of HistoryAlbert Einstein - Prague, Czech Republic

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This plaque about Albert Einstein is located in the Old Town Square in Prague, Czech Republic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia

date approved: 8/10/2014

last visited: 9/22/2021

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Signs of HistoryPrague Uprising - Prague, Czech Republic

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This sign denotes the location of the victims of the Prague Uprising in Prague, Czech Republic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia

date approved: 8/10/2014

last visited: 6/24/2017

Image for Vinohradská synagoga - Praha, CZview gallery

SESE74.8 km

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Signs of HistoryVinohradská synagoga - Praha, CZ

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Sign in the entranceto to school building on site of synagogue demaged during an airride in February 1945. Vinohrady synagogue was one of the largest synagogue buildings in the world, and one of the largest religious buildings in Czechoslovakia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Noe1

location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia

date approved: 11/17/2016

last visited: 4/18/2019

Image for Táborská brána - Vyšehrad, Praha, CZview gallery

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Signs of HistoryTáborská brána - Vyšehrad, Praha, CZ

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Táborská brána (gate) was part of baroque fortification of Vyšehrad.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Noe1

location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia

date approved: 11/3/2016

last visited: 5/21/2019

Image for Memorial to Karel Hopjan  - Praha 4, CZview gallery

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Signs of HistoryMemorial to Karel Hopjan - Praha 4, CZ

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Memorial plaque to Karel Hopjan, who at this point fell in fighting of the Prague uprising in May 1945.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Noe1

location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia

date approved: 2/5/2015

last visited: 8/13/2016

Image for Arnoldinovský dum / Arnoldin's House - Brandýs nad Labem (Central Bohemia)view gallery

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Signs of HistoryArnoldinovský dum / Arnoldin's House - Brandýs nad Labem (Central Bohemia)

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Depicted bronze tablets, located on front facade of the Arnoldin's House (Arnoldinovský dum) in Brandýs nad Labem, briefly describe history of this valuable building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 5/14/2017

last visited: 10/25/2017

Image for Kostel Sv. Václava / Church of St. Wenceslaus - Stará Boleslav (Central Bohemia)view gallery

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Signs of HistoryKostel Sv. Václava / Church of St. Wenceslaus - Stará Boleslav (Central Bohemia)

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Depicted bronze tablets, located close to the southern entrance of the medieval Church of St. Wenceslaus (kostel Sv. Václava), briefly describe history of this historic landmark of town Stará Boleslav.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 5/24/2017

last visited: 8/27/2016

Image for School used as a prison - Kunratice, Prahaview gallery

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Signs of HistorySchool used as a prison - Kunratice, Praha

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A memorial plaque commemorating the local school served as a prison for hostage captured at the end of WWII SS soldiers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Noe1

location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia

date approved: 11/16/2016

last visited: 5/19/2018

Image for CSR and Czech Republic Foundation - Kraslice, Czech Republicview gallery

WW83.4 km

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Signs of HistoryCSR and Czech Republic Foundation - Kraslice, Czech Republic

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A memorial reminds three important events in the history of the town and country

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Karlovarský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 6/13/2013

last visited: 2/22/2017

Image for NA PAMET ŽIDOVSKÉ OBCE V UHRÍNEVSI - Uhríneves, Praha, CZview gallery

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Signs of HistoryNA PAMET ŽIDOVSKÉ OBCE V UHRÍNEVSI - Uhríneves, Praha, CZ

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The Sign "IN MEMORY OF THE JEWISH COMMUNITY IN UHRINEVES" on the former Synagogue.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Noe1

location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia

date approved: 12/9/2014

last visited: 12/14/2016

Image for TEMPL Mestský palác, Mladadá Boleslav, CZview gallery

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Signs of HistoryTEMPL Mestský palác, Mladadá Boleslav, CZ

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TEMPL Mestský palác v Mladadé Boleslavi/TEMPL Municipal Palace in Mlada Boleslav

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Blogi

location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 11/18/2019

last visited: never

Image for Saxonian ravage of Nymburk (1634)  - Memorial plaque to victims at St. Giles Church (Nymburk, Central Bohemia)view gallery

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Signs of HistorySaxonian ravage of Nymburk (1634) - Memorial plaque to victims at St. Giles Church (Nymburk, Central Bohemia)

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The depicted small plaque, located at the St. Giles Church (kostel Sv. Jiljí), commemorates the most tragic event in the Nymburk history - Saxonian ravage of the town and mass murder of 200 townpersons in the St. Giles (August 16th, 1634).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 11/25/2013

last visited: 7/20/2021

Image for Hrad Seeberg - Ostroh, Karlovarský kraj, CZview gallery

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Signs of HistoryHrad Seeberg - Ostroh, Karlovarský kraj, CZ

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Historical marker near Castle SEEBERG!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member *Team Krombaer*

location: Karlovarský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 2/20/2014

last visited: 7/3/2017

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Signs of HistoryHalseisen - Parthenstein, Saxony, Germany

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Ein Relikt des Strafvollzugs an der Wehrkirche Pomßen. A relic of the Penal enforcement at the Wehrkirche Pomßen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member matefreund

location: Sachsen, Germany

date approved: 12/16/2016

last visited: 4/29/2017

Image for End of WWII - Horsovsky Tyn, Czech Republicview gallery

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Signs of HistoryEnd of WWII - Horsovsky Tyn, Czech Republic

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Horsovsky Tyn was liberated by U.S Army in 5. 5. 1945

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Plzeňský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 11/11/2016

last visited: 10/18/2019

Image for Schuhmann Haus - Leipzig, Sachsen, Germanyview gallery

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Signs of HistorySchuhmann Haus - Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany

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Schuhmann Haus - Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Sachsen, Germany

date approved: 7/5/2012

last visited: 4/21/2014

Image for Die Nikolaisäule - Leipzig, Germanyview gallery

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Signs of HistoryDie Nikolaisäule - Leipzig, Germany

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A sign indicated the location of a column marking the location of mass demonstrations against the East Germany communist regime in 1989.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Sachsen, Germany

date approved: 10/13/2010

last visited: 1/29/2020

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