Fort #5 King Fredric-Wilhelm the Third, Kaliningrad

Walk under the vaults of Fort #5 King Fredric-Wilhelm the Third and see cells, trenches, shelters, and artillery positions for machine guns and mine throwers. The massive hexagon, surrounded by a water moat and a stone wall, was built after the Franco-Prussian War in the 1870s. Explore the weapons collection and an exhibit of rare photographs from the 1945 Battle of Königsberg. Next to the fort, visit the memorial to the Red Army soldiers who captured Königsberg. Plan to see Fort #5 King Fredric-Wilhelm the Third and other attractions that appeal to you using our Kaliningrad planning website .
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  • It is an interesting place. Especially the exhibitions inside. When I was there, there were several exhibitions, especially with the photos from post war time and the one with old Soviet propaganda...  more »
  • Built to defend Konigsberg, this fortress of tunnels And bunkers has an interesting history. Partly destroyed by the Red army. Currently displaying a selection of world war 2 propaganda posters  more »
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