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Hauptfriedhof

Eckenheimer Landstrasse 188-190, 60320 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Innenstadt)
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Ranked #55 of 131 Attractions in Frankfurt
Type: Cemeteries
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Airdrie, Canada
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59 reviews 59 reviews
28 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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
8 helpful votes 8 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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100 reviews 100 reviews
37 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 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
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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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