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Address: Eckenheimer Landstrasse 188-190, 60320 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Innenstadt)
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Ranked #51 of 119 Attractions in Frankfurt
Type: Cemeteries, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Cemeteries, Sights & Landmarks

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English first
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

It took me a few minutes to find it, got off at the wrong stop silly me, but once I did i was amazed. It looks larger on a map, so I thought that I wouldn't be able to make my way around the whole thing, but was pleasantly surprised that there was so much to see, but you were... More 

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Airdrie, Canada
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

If you love old cemeteries, this is perfect for you. We had very limited time, but still enjoyed walking around snapping pictures. The headstones were very neat. Some have split and are leaning on the bases, so that made for some good pictures. It's lush and green and beautiful in there. I would recommend more than an hour for this... More 

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Offenbach, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

If you like cementaries, this one is good. Huge, with some fancy graves. Peaceful. It's located not far away from the city centre.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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110 reviews 110 reviews
41 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

You can visit anytime, which would be a three star attraction....visiting with a tour in September, when the have the "Tag des Friedhofs" is really worth four or maybe five stars. Lots of the mausoleums are locked the other 364 days but on this day you can visit and see the inside of these elegant structures which house the tomb... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

Rating a cemetery sounds a bit weird. ;-) But I like to visit them when travelling abroad. The Frankfurter Hauptfriedhof actually looks more like a park. Never seen a cemetery that green, that forested. Elsewhere tropical sun, white gravestones and a lack of trees burn and dazzle often my eyes. But here, this wasn't the case at all. The memorial... More 

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