Memorial, Building, Cemetery
The Menin Gate is located in the town of Ypres, and is a monument to all the missing soldiers in WWI, who were never found and properly buried. Their names are inscribed upon the walls of the gate, but as it was too small to properly contain all of the soldiers’ names, the list is continued at the Tyne Cot War Cemetery. You can climb to the top of the monument for a beautiful view over Ypres. Try and be there at 8pm, when the ceremony of the Last Post is performed everyday to give thanks to all the soldiers who gave their lives for the townspeople of Ypres.