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Elbe Day

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Large music festival with offers to stay on the occasion of the anniversary of the historical meeting of American and Soviet soldiers on the Elbe 1945.

The monument to the meeting of Soviet soldier and architect Abraham Miletsky, completed in September 1945, attracts thousands of visitors from many countries every year. It is reminiscent of the meeting of the Allies on the Elbe on 25 April 1945, when the Second World War was about to end in Europe.
On the occasion of Elbe Day, a part of the commemorative event takes place here, where veterans, eyewitnesses, survivors, ambassadors and guests gather to remember the many victims and the peace that has existed since then. Many wreaths adorn the monument of the encounter.

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"Soldaten an der Elbe"
Schlossstraße 19
04860 Torgau

Phone: +49 3421 715647
Fax: 03421 715647

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