Fort #5 King Fredric-Wilhelm the Third, Kaliningrad

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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 visit Fort #5 King Fredric-Wilhelm the Third during your Kaliningrad vacation using our convenient Kaliningrad vacation builder.
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  • 10 years ago at 5 Fort with friends very often went for a walk, then he was not yet a Museum and we spent hours in the evenings with friends, wandering in search of adventure. in the dark with flashlights even ghosts seen not once! a very interesting place with the spirit of war. later he was made a Museum, cleaned, get, Hung various photo in General was very interesting, some times came, thanks to those people who have made this zabroshku in the Museum!
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  • Visit Fort No. 5 turned out to be definitely interesting ... And as familiarity with major model of the Prussian fortification of culture, and as a tribute to the memory of our grandfathers, which April 8, 1945 year managed to crack this sample fortification along with his garrison. In addition, many interesting enough Fort military exhibits. And memorials to the heroes of the storming of the Fort in the last war. Impressive ...
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  • Wall constructions to 3 meters or more, but the Soviets got the task to capture this structure, in which there was a lot of troops. And have been able to! The walls in the traces of the bombing, rockets hit, but im not scared ... yet they will stand for many years ...
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