The Soldiers’ and Sailors’ monument was designed by Bruno Schmitz, a German architect, for the city of Indianapolis. The building houses a basement Civil War Museum. There is an observation deck at the top that can be reached by climbing 330 stairs, or elevator. Located in Monument Circle, the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument is surrounded by retail shops.
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Architecture -- Memorials -- War memorials;
United States of America
Smolski, Chet, "Indianapolis: Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument" (1993). Smolski Images. 475.
architecture, American; neoclassicism; Bruno Schmitz; Monument Circle; Indianapolis, Indiana; public architecture; monuments;