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Immanuel Kant's Grave

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Address: Kanta Ulitsa , near Cathedral, Kaliningrad, Russia
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Nice walk around and to the downtown

I love this place in the fall, when leaves changing the colors. Plus it's very nice walk to the city downtown or one of the malls (shopping centers)

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 15, 2015
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

I love this place in the fall, when leaves changing the colors. Plus it's very nice walk to the city downtown or one of the malls (shopping centers)

Thank TattiApple
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

We eventually located this behind the church. A squarish construction with small pillars, not majorly impressive but in a nice park. All on an island.

Thank Che4_13
Huntington Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

While traveling across Russia, from Kaliningrad to Vladivostok, I did a local tour in Kaliningrad that included a stop at Immanuel Kant's grave marker. I took a photo for my personal use at this historic icon figure in Russian history.

Thank photoguy66degrees
Kaliningrad, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Well a grave is a grave is a grave but if you honour Immanuel Kant the great philosopher you would not miss it and you can combine it perfectly with the visit to the Koenigsberg Cathedral which has been the main church of Koenigsberg and still is the main and most important sign of Kaliningrad.

Thank Светлана К
Moscow, Russia
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

More akin to younger generation German tourists, the Kant Museum tells volumes about the philosopher's life and times but whoever masterminds the collection does so with a twist. Some mundane and blatant maxims and quotes are taken from Kant's works to represent him, at the first look, an oddball if not a philistine. Impressive indeed is the exposition on German... More 

Thank Elbaev
Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

It is great pleasure to visit the Immanuel Kant's grave just right near Koenigsberg Cathedral. You couldn't step closer because of cage, but it is okay to feel some Kant's spirit or some other stuff like this.

Thank pnevostruev
Kaunas, Lithuania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

If you are visiting Kaliningrad for it's past, this is one of those few glimpses of old Königsberg that survived soviet times only by miracle. Most of the graves of famous east Prussian figures were destroyed, but Kant's tomb was saved by an anonymous person who wrote a letter to one of soviet newspapers, fearing that the philosophers grave will... More 

2 Thank Paulius L
Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

To any philosophy buff this is a very important place to visit. Also, it's the grave that saved the whole cathedral which would have been otherwise destroyed. The grave is far back on the left side of the cathedral and from that side you would have actually missed it. Make sure to walk the full perimeter of the cathedral. The... More 

3 Thank Tina K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

It is good to visit grave if you are in Kaliningrad. Nice church, nice place, historical places... Enjoy :)

2 Thank Serass
Moscow, Russia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

I'm really wondering why visiting it at all? it's by the Cathedral so you won't miss for sure whether you like it o not...

Thank SergioneMoscow

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