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Hauptfriedhof

Eckenheimer Landstr. 188-190, 60320 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 21233947
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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
Interesting

THE hauptfriedhof was just across the street from our hotel so we said we would have a look and was... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
Tom O
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11 Apr 2017
“Yes, it's a cemetery, but worth a visit”
28 Mar 2017
“Interesting”
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Eckenheimer Landstr. 188-190, 60320 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Innenstadt
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+49 69 21233947
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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.

Thank Pedro J
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 29 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
Reviewed 29 May 2012

Rating a cemetery sounds a bit weird. ;-) But I like to visit them when travelling abroad. The Frankfurter Hauptfriedhof actually looks more like a park. Never seen a cemetery that green, that forested. Elsewhere tropical sun, white gravestones and a lack of trees burn...More

3  Thank Roonald0
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