Martyrs' Memorial

Algiers

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Martyrs' Memorial

Erected in 1982 close to the Botanical Garden Hamma, "Mémorial du Martyr" commemorates the Algerian war of independence. It symbolises three palm leaves with a burning flame of eternity beneath, and honours people killed in the war between the 1950s and the 1960s.

Do & See

Apart from museums and cultural sights, it is also the architecture of the city that offers visitors a glimpse into Algiers' history. Have a look at the French influences in architecture and discover great Islamic places of worship. You will find Algiers a diverse place of cultural coexistence and various beliefs.