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A couple of hours of blissful peace...

This cemetery is just beautiful and relatively big so you can walk around a lot while enjoying the... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
Yes, it's a cemetery, but worth a visit

Beautiful cemetery in Frankfurt. Beautiful, with nice landscapes and green all around. This is a... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Pedro J
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15 Mar 2018
“A couple of hours of blissful peace...”
11 Apr 2017
“Yes, it's a cemetery, but worth a visit”
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Eckenheimer Landstr. 188-190, 60320 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 21233947
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

This cemetery is just beautiful and relatively big so you can walk around a lot while enjoying the nature, the tombstones and family mausoleums as well as really beautiful sculptures. Also, there are memorials for the victims of WWI, WWII as well as for the...More

1  Thank JustOneOfTheMany
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Beautiful cemetery in Frankfurt. Beautiful, with nice landscapes and green all around. This is a good example of how cemeteries should be.

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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

THE hauptfriedhof was just across the street from our hotel so we said we would have a look and was very surprised the Main building was riddled with bullet holes and the grave yard was strangely beautiful walking around it was so peacefully but we...More

1  Thank Tom O
Reviewed 30 December 2015

I visited Hauptfriedhof on a Monday afternoon when everything else was closed. The cemetery is huge, and there's lots of monuments and memorials to explore. I really enjoyed walking along the overgrown pathways and looking at all of the old tombstones. I suppose it's a...More

1  Thank Mallory W
Reviewed 2 March 2015

I happened to visit here on a wet, rainy, misty, foggy day and it was a perfect setting. I slushed through the muddy grounds and could see some of the huge headstones and markers peeking through the thick fog. I could hear voices of other...More

1  Thank FormerCaliBoy
Reviewed 28 February 2015

The Frankfurt main cemetery is a very most beautiful place and probably the largest city parks with huge trees and large open spaces. Memorial for the victims of both world wars is impressive and produces a very special effect when I entered the monument.

1  Thank shek2005
Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

It took me a few minutes to find it, got off at the wrong stop silly me, but once I did i was amazed. It looks larger on a map, so I thought that I wouldn't be able to make my way around the whole...More

1  Thank Meaghan M
Reviewed 26 June 2013

If you love old cemeteries, this is perfect for you. We had very limited time, but still enjoyed walking around snapping pictures. The headstones were very neat. Some have split and are leaning on the bases, so that made for some good pictures. It's lush...More

5  Thank SonyaL067
Reviewed 8 October 2012

If you like cementaries, this one is good. Huge, with some fancy graves. Peaceful. It's located not far away from the city centre.

5  Thank Lea L
Reviewed 17 September 2012

You can visit anytime, which would be a three star attraction....visiting with a tour in September, when the have the "Tag des Friedhofs" is really worth four or maybe five stars. Lots of the mausoleums are locked the other 364 days but on this day...More

3  Thank Fluglotse1
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