Amber Museum, Kaliningrad

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Learn about amber, from its origins to its use in contemporary art, at Amber Museum. This museum features 28 show rooms with about 14,000 pieces, including over 3,000 created and organic amber inclusions. Expand your knowledge of the resin's archeological significance and its role in art in the 17th and 18th centuries. Since the museum opened in 1979, its collections have attracted hundreds of thousands of visitors. Exhibits include the world's second-largest piece of amber, a dedication to the Kaliningrad amber factory, and various visiting programs like the All-Russian Jewelry Exhibition, which was held in 2012. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Amber Museum and many more Kaliningrad attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Kaliningrad driving holiday planner .
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  • August 18, 2017
    The largest museum in the world dedicated to Amber's. Essential. You come out having learned the origin and the different types of amber but also in having seen a profusion of extraordinary masterpieces. It's the highlight of a visit to Kaliningrad!
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  • August 18, 2017
    Here you can find unique products and amber stones, passing through the Museum, you can see how the modern amber jewellery and amber did our ancestors. Personally I admire unique exhibits (and copies) of amber, such as Bowl, ship, chess, vases and much much more. Also very interesting seen amber with plants and insects inside.
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  • August 17, 2017
    It is impossible not to visit the Museum of amber, while in Kaliningrad, because amber is his calling card. The Museum contains as unique raw amber and artworks.
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  • August 15, 2017
    You have the opportunity to observe amber and different kinds of jewellery of it. Also there's a shop where you can find a souvenir made from amber
  • August 19, 2017
    Nice to see.They have good collections. Some stalls to purchase
  • March 16, 2017
    If you like amber, you are welcome. There are all sorts of amber you only would imagine.
  • May 7, 2017
    East prussia is German!!
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The capital of Kaliningrad Oblast (the Russian Baltic enclave between Poland and Lithuania), the city of Kaliningrad boasts a long history, famous architectural sights, and a well-developed tourist infrastructure. The city offers a good selection of both economy and luxury boutique hotels, many of which are conveniently located in the vicinity of all the major attractions. If you prefer more peaceful surroundings, check out several options in tranquil areas outside the center. Budget travelers can choose between several hostels. Fully furnished apartments are plentiful in the city, and they range from relatively basic to lavishly decorated ones.
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