Friedland Gates Museum, Kaliningrad

4.5
Learn more about this fortress town and get a sense of how it looked at the end of the 19th century on your visit to Friedland Gates Museum. Located within one of the surviving gates of Konigsberg, which were constructed in 1862, the museum specializes in history and regional studies, featuring an assortment of everyday items that used to belong to the citizens of the town around the turn of the 20th century. The exhibits are grouped into "Fortress City" and "Garden City" themes. Visit "Virtual Walks Across the Old Konigsberg," where you'll learn about the country’s history, and European history as well. The introductory film explains some of the background of the city and the development of its fortresses. While the film is in Russian, an English information sheet is available upon request. Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Kaliningrad trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.
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  • It's nice to sea the gate from the inside. They have some old stuff that is nice but nothing amazing.  more »
  • The museum gives an overview of the old town. Especially the part with the old graphs is very interesting. But, what is most interesting is certainly the movie which is shown in the new building on...  more »
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  • IMHO these gates are the most beautiful place in the Baltic district. The place is really helps to feel history...
  • Interesting old photos, memories from Prussia ruling time
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