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Very famous and historically significant cemetery

The Johannisfriedhof is a famous cemetery in Nuremberg with a lot of historic epitaphs as well as... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2019
Nuremberg, Germany
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Enjoyed a great visit to Nuremberg including a visit to cemetery. Similar to graves in New Orleans... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2019
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Brueckenstr. 9, 90419 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of restaurants Passed through on hop on and hop off bus We didn’t get off to wander as it was a warm day

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019

The Johannisfriedhof is a famous cemetery in Nuremberg with a lot of historic epitaphs as well as significant lying tombstones. Its history dates back to the 11th century and you still can see the Saint Johannis Church which was built in the 13th century. Beneath...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 27, 2019 via mobile

Enjoyed a great visit to Nuremberg including a visit to cemetery. Similar to graves in New Orleans which are above ground. I inquired of our guide the splendor of the flowers. He explained the graves are leased for 25 years with a commitment to also...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

I wish I had more time here. We only had a few minutes which is not nearly enough to give this unique area what it deserves.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed February 6, 2019

A little far out of the city but we walked there.It is cemetry but Germans are so good at gardening so colourful flowers and very quiet,so charming we walked back there the next day again.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

My reason for visiting this cemetery is one of my oldest and best American friends last wish was to be buried at St Johannis that his body would remain in an area of Germany he lived in for over 50 years within sight of his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 13, 2019

Visit one of the most beautiful graveyards of the middle age. Here you find the graves of artists like Albrecht-Dürer. A wonderful scenery with roses and old sandstone graves. Great!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

The cemetery is pretty even in winter. The summer plants have been replaced by heathers. Quiet and a place for reflection.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Over the years I have seen many cemeteries up close or in passing. This one is one of a kind. There are fresh cut flowers everywhere and it is simply beautiful. This is a fascinating and historical old location and landmark.

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank RobertSofSC
Reviewed July 23, 2018

This was a site that one member of our group wanted to visit. We strolled around the cemetary, just as a service was concluding in the chapel. We did walk into the chapel following the service, but didn't stay because we felt like we were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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