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Kaliningrad Amber Museum

Marshala Vasilevskogo Sq., 1, Kaliningrad 236016, Russia
+7 401 246-68-88
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Good museum!

This museum was probably my favorite thing on my Kaliningrad trip. An old castle houses the Amber... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Moscow, Russia
Excellent museum

This museum ably combines a good exposition on the origins, extraction and processing of amber with... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Oxford, UK
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Marshala Vasilevskogo Sq., 1, Kaliningrad 236016, Russia
+7 401 246-68-88
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum was probably my favorite thing on my Kaliningrad trip. An old castle houses the Amber Museum, and there is pretty stained glass throughout the building. I liked how they explained the scientific origins of amber and how it has been used in human...More

Thank Athena5000
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This museum ably combines a good exposition on the origins, extraction and processing of amber with some great examples of jewelry and more exotic items. The modern displays in the basement were a little pretentious and/or vulgar but interesting nonetheless. The audio guide is useful...More

Thank Phileas_Flogg
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Intetesting exhibition about different types of amber. There was not many people at thay time and it was a little strange for me that all visitors must move in the same directios. But I understand the positive side about it. Friendly staff. They tried to...More

Thank Terje L
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Понравилось! Впечатлило! Узнала много нового о янтаре. Рекомендую брать гида. Liked! Impressed! I learned a lot about amber. I recommend taking a guide.

Thank Аля Б
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The Amber Museum is placed inside the old fort. Exposition is not very big. Describes the nature of the amber, history of amber jewelry. A lot of nice jewelry. Souvenirs. Very good.

Thank boris12345672015
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The housing of museum- an old tower- is a nice place to see. One of not many sights in Kaliningrad which is visitors with disabilities friendly. It is the amber-lover paradise. You will find here stunning amber masterpieces and copies of world-famous Amber Room

Thank svetlana111rp
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This museum is really good for tourists who wants to know more about the Kaliningrad region. It tells about the symbol of Kaliningrad, amber. Also you can see a lot of paintings,accessories that are made out of amber. Then you can buy something from amber....More

Thank Nastya S
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The highlight of this small museum was the collection of amber pieces containing frozen-in-time insects, leaves and other once-alive relics. However too much of the rest are replicas and the quality of the displayed decorative pieces isn't a scratch on what you can see for...More

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Amber lover paradise! So much beautiful amber on display, so many interesting facts and wonderfully entertaining in sections too. This is Kaliningrad's must see!

Thank GoranWembley
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Some to see, some to buy. I don't care for amber much, but it was interesting to look at the exhibits. worth a stop

Thank garlec
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Nancy I
are there english translations?
20 September 2015|
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Response from ajay b | Reviewed this property |
Yes each exhibit has a short description in Russian as well as English. English speaking guides are also available.