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Kaliningrad Amber Museum: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 20 August 2019 via mobile

Interesting museum unfortunately dont have old or antique amber but interesting to look what they make of all this amber juwelry can be bought from i think private stands insite the museum it is located in a old german fortress

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Petrus Z
Reviewed 7 July 2019 via mobile

First time I went Aug 18 and I bought ten PCs of ambers from the stores behind the morning museum (fronting the lake) and other jewelry shop. Went 2nd time when I only got one day so, I skipped the jewelry shop but went straight...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank sunsun69s
Reviewed 1 April 2019 via mobile

Who knew how many items could be made out of amber?!?!? Our favourite part of the museum was actually the coloured windows, on the interior side.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 20 March 2019 via mobile

A nice museum to see the Amber of various types, with insects inside and even the replica of the Vassa ship. Not big, but on a rainy day, was a warm place to save us😃

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Maria_Bandarchyk
Reviewed 24 December 2018

This museum is situated In the former prussian fortification. I saw In it exhibition showing history of Amber and many interesting Amber objects from natura Stones to New kinds of jewelery. Entrance fee is only 200 RUB.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tomasz K
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Many intricate amber carvings, but most left me unimpressed, as it‘s not a material which fascinates me. However, if you do like amber, this is the place for you.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Since 90% of the world's amber is mined here, I would recommend spending an hour or so at this museum, which I enjoyed because it is different and has stunning old as well as modern works of art in amber. Some English translations. There are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Globaljoan
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

They have some outstanding amber pieces mixed in with some more pedestrian ones. They do a nice job of explaining how amber is mined and processed, and the history of amber in the Kaliningrad area. Get the audio guide as English signage is minimal.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Interesting. Most of the interesting pieces are replicas of the originals held in Moscow and St Petersburg. Nice old building.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tim S
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Some nice examples of natural amber (with inclusions) Interesting facts about the production of amber and some nice amber manufactured goods (although the most special ones are replicas)

Date of experience: August 2018
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Yes each exhibit has a short description in Russian as well as English. English speaking guides are also available.
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