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Kaliningrad Amber Museum

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Address: Marshala Vasilevskogo Sq., 1, Kaliningrad 236016, Russia
Phone Number: 7-4012-466888
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Amber the new gold of the sea

The different kind of amber. Low prices , suitable for children and elder people. In Russia not expensive to buy , abraod they know the right - high prices for amber. Please note... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2015
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Groningen Province, The Netherlands
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Moscow, Russia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Overhyped, the exposition consists of old and newer amber articles and jewelry which smack of lecturer tedium - which is infrequently imposed or adopted by visitors who do not know better. Contributes nothing to one's soul. Too scholarly.

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Groningen Province, The Netherlands
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

The different kind of amber. Low prices , suitable for children and elder people. In Russia not expensive to buy , abraod they know the right - high prices for amber. Please note the rules by exporting , customs are very strict !

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Limassol, Cyprus
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264 reviews 264 reviews
179 attraction reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Although I am not a fan of Amber, still decided to visit it. The entry fee was small, and I was tempted to climb on top of the tower, to see the city from up above. The collection is quite impressive, with some beutiful pieces.

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Minsk, Belarus
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Museum located in old defensive tower. Some of doorways are only 1,70m high, so be careful. In the museum you can find some exhebitions: amber history, accessories made from amber and finery of different cultures. Exhibition of amber divided in small booths. Most impressive booth are about insects steeped in amber, parts of Amber room in St-Petersburg and differents works... More 

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Germany
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75 reviews 75 reviews
30 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Everything you need to know about amber is explained in this museum. And the collection of carvings, dishes and artwork from amber is incredible. I like to wear amber, and I'm glad that I now know more about it.

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Huntington Beach, California
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406 reviews 406 reviews
124 attraction reviews
455 helpful votes 455 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I spent almost two hours inside this very interesting museum. Besides beautiful displays of various pieces and creations of things made using pieces of amber, there was a lot of good information about the origin of Amber and its uses. It is set in an old lookout tower with interesting history about that as well. This was also the first... More 

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Калининград, Россия
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

i work at the Amber museum but i write this reference not to advertise the museum but to make some moments clear. The exposition consists of both originals (of 3-5 cent. AC, of 17-18 cent., of the early 1930-40s, contemprorary objects) and replicas of other articles we haven't got the originals of. The largest piece of amber in Russia (4... More 

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Paris, France
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Worrh a visit. It is interesting to discover the amber history and to see a displays if jewelry. The shops are also interesting and affordable...

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Vladivostok
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Old-fashioned museum with USSR styled displays and medieval nice surroundings, awsome round patio with fountain. It is on the top of to-see-list of Koenigsberg. There are stalls with quaint crafted souvenirs just in front of the entrance to museum. (The far from the museum gate, the more cheap-looking and flashy jewels are sold)

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Kaliningrad, Russia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

It's the one of a very few museums in Kaliningrad that is worth visiting. You'll get to know the history of amber and see a variety of pieces of art made from this gem: from tiny to great ones. Many of them are unique. There are as well many shops where one can buy goods from amber at a nice... More 

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Additional Information about Kaliningrad Amber Museum

Address: Address: Marshala Vasilevskogo Sq., 1, Kaliningrad 236016, Russia
Phone Number: 7-4012-466888
Location: Europe  >  Russia  >  Northwestern District  >  Kaliningrad Oblast  >  Kaliningrad
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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