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Reiterstandbild Konig Friedrich II von Preussen

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Majestic Statue

The statue is quite majestic and it’s located in the heart of Berlin near the Russian Embassy and... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
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Monumental statue

It is on Unter den Linden, near Humboldt University, opposite Bebelplatz. The statue is interesting.

Reviewed 8 January 2018
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

An impressive equestrian sculpture will certainly catch your attention while strolling along Unter den Linden boulevard. It honors King Friedrich II of Prússia, famous for his military victories. The 1851 sculpture by German artist Christian Daniel Rauch, with its huge dimensions, is certainly a masterpiece...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The statue is quite majestic and it’s located in the heart of Berlin near the Russian Embassy and various palaces. It stands tall and it’s something (statue) you will see in various parts of Europe.

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

It may be a great statue but it gets totally lost in the construction and lack of trees on the Unter den Linden

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Christain Daniel Rauch was the architect and unveiled it in 1851( it was designed in 1839) The statue stands 44 feet high and is surrounded by railings . It is an exceptionally fine monument and draws many visitors to view it

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Located opposite Bebelplatz this is a very impressive statue to the Prussian King, although now located where it was originally built, it was during the period of separation moved from here and returned after reunification

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

This monument wowed me, it stands in the middle of the road and tells the story of battles won and the might of King Friedrich of Prussia. It's huge and impressive.

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

It is on Unter den Linden, near Humboldt University, opposite Bebelplatz. The statue is interesting.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This is an impressive and somehow imposing statue located on Unter den Linden avenue near Bebel square.

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

It is very well located on Unter den Linden and a good introduction to the history lesson one can take at Deutsche Historisches Museum. On the pedestal we can find the personalities of Friedrich's era, in military and also cultural matters (Kant and Lessing on...More

Thank Iustin S
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Heading back from museum island towards Gendarmenmarkt, this statue on a traffic island certainly commands attention

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The centre of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights
like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum
Island. The central location makes this one of the
city's most expensive places to live. It is here the
oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence
of some significant transformations, as well. The
gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets
between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given
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