Immanuel Kant's Grave, Kaliningrad
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Read the inscription on Immanuel Kant's Grave and learn which two things never ceased to occupy the philosopher's mind. The memorial to the great philosopher of the Age of Enlightenment is one of the few historical places from the German era that survived when the Soviets took over the city, thanks to an open letter written by an anonymous person. The letter, which cited Engels' writings to prove that Kant was important for communist ideology, saved not only the grave but also the ruins of the nearby cathedral. Kant was originally buried within the cathedral; the mausoleum was created in 1924. Using our international travel planner, Kaliningrad attractions like Immanuel Kant's Grave can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • In my opinion, there is no Museum focus on Kant. Information a bit. Not learnt new things. Like the Cathedral, the Museum gives the impression of neglect.
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  • Not only Kant's life covered with legends, but also his burial place has its mysterious story.
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  • Tomb on the island of Kant, nothing remarkable, but the magnificent cathedral, a large park, concerts of organ music, in General, the go, the location is good
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