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Nazi Anti-Aircraft Tower, WWII -   (The southwest flak tower in Augarten, Vienna, Austria).

Nazi Anti-Aircraft Tower, WWII - (The southwest flak tower in Augarten, Vienna, Austria).

The Mosaic Hall of the new Reich Chancellery, Voßstraße, Berlin, Germany, 1939. Designed by Albert Speer. AKG Images.

The Mosaic Hall of the new Reich Chancellery, Voßstraße, Berlin, Germany, Designed by Albert Speer. Pin by Paolo Marzioli

WWII Flak tower, Vienna. When I saw the size of this in the early 80s I couldn't believe what it was and it wasnt mentioned in the guide books at that time.

Flak Towers

Leftover fortress from the crusades or the Third Reich? Giant flak towers like these are found in several cities we visit on tours, (Vienna, Hamburg, and Berlin), built for air defense during WWII.

Germany, Flak Towers - the towers consisted of eight complexes of large, above-ground, anti-aircraft gun towers that were used by Nazi Germany from 1940 on. They’re still around today although no longer used for military purposes.

I know this is a WWII-era flak tower, but these would make awesome locations to ride out a zombie apocalypse.

Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien in Wien, Wien

The heart of the new university campus of the Vienna University of Economics and Business is the centrally located Library & Learning Center, designed

Thanks to man’s seemingly insatiable desire to kill each other, militaries have been looking for places to build bases in strategic locations pretty m

Nazi Flak tower used against allied aircraft in Europe. They had an air defense range of 14 km and could put out up rounds per minute!

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Das Ornament der „Schwarzen Sonne“ wurde in der Wewelsburg von der SS…

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Flakturm VIII G-tower, Arenberg Park, Vienna, Austria, built in 40-s, Friedrich Tamms, Fritz Todt, (Organisation Todt) ©B.A.C.U.

Flakturm VIII G-tower, Arenberg Park, Vienna, Austria, built in 40-s, Friedrich Tamms, Fritz Todt, (Organisation Todt) ©B.A.C.U.

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Gasometer Town

Vienna Gasometer Town - Apartment complexes built into huge repurposed natural gas tanks.

Vienna flak tower - Flakturm VII – Augarten, Vienna. Copyright © 2005 David Monniaux

Vienna Flak tower - The 'L-Tower' at Augarten, Vienna.

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