Propylaea, Munich


Related people
Dan Carney (was created by)
Leo von Klenze (architect)
Date
1846-1850
Description
The Propylaea gateway was originally designed in 1817, but construction did not begin until 1846. The building marks the axial entrance to Munich's Konigsplatz. The Konigsplatz has identical museums on either side of it, one of which is von Klenze's Glyptothek (1816-1834).
Style/Period
19th Century (1800 - 1899 CE)
Neoclassical