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Address: Friedhofsweg 3, 04299 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: 49 341 862 92 01

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Large cometary near War of Nations Monument

This is a huge cemetery near the monument to the War of Nations. It strikes me as an unusual place to visit for a visitor to Leipzig. I do give it 4 stars as a place to be buried... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This is a huge cemetery near the monument to the War of Nations. It strikes me as an unusual place to visit for a visitor to Leipzig. I do give it 4 stars as a place to be buried if that is what you are looking for.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

A tranquil cemetery with many interesting and beautiful memorials. The cemetery also includes a memorial to those soldiers from the local regiment who fell in the First World War (as well as some individual graves to soldiers who died in WW1).

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SC and Oz
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I have to say it may br strange to visit a cemetery but it is worth the stop. I spent an more than an hour wandering and looking at the grounds a buildings. Many interesting sculptures and grave sites from sungle to family and even some Nazi markers that give pause to wonder. Worth the stop and next to the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

May be a little strange to visit a cemetery as an attraction but the architecture and lay out of the place is quite spectacular, and very much worth a walk around.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013 via mobile

One of the most beautiful cemeteries I've seen. It's more like a park with lots of flowers, if you visit at springtime. There's a lake and a beautiful building in the middle of the cemetery, with a Mediterranean atmosphere. It's located near the Volkerschlachtdenkmal.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Although it might sound a bit creepy to visit a cemetery just for tourism this one actually worths it. Since it's next to the Volkerschlachtdenkmal it is a very good option to combine both visits in one shot.

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Address: Friedhofsweg 3, 04299 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: 49 341 862 92 01
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Leipzig

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