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Place des Martyrs, Beirut

(1.6/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
A historic hub in the center of downtown Beirut, Place des Martyrs witnessed many major events, from the Cedar Revolution to the Lebanese Civil War. Built by the Ottomans in the 19th century, the square often provided the space for some of the largest public gatherings in Beirut's history. By using our Beirut vacation builder, you can arrange your visit to Place des Martyrs and other attractions in Beirut.
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  • It was inaccessible except from a distance. Good luck trying to get across 5 lanes of traffic without a cross walk or traffic light to help you access it. The statue was almost blocked from view by pi...  more »
  • located just next to al amin mosque. good for taking a "two in one" photo with both of them. another landmark of Beirut.  more »
  • So much history for a little square. Wether you're interested in the 20th century history or the 21st century, this is a must see. Take few minutes to walk around the statue and then choose the side t...  more »