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Peaceful and Sobering Reminder

We forget that there are two sides to each story and in conflicts of war people die on both sides... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Pat P
Springfield, Missouri

The locals certainly tend this graveyard which if it were in Britain would be overgrown neglected... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Martin P
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Baumgartenallee, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

We forget that there are two sides to each story and in conflicts of war people die on both sides. It is a reminder that war is not a means to an end. Area was well maintain with numerous family plots that extend hundreds of...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2018

The locals certainly tend this graveyard which if it were in Britain would be overgrown neglected with signs of vandalism.There are fresh flowers and candles on many graves some actively tendered.If your into history you will find soldiers of both world wars and the grave...More

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Visited to find the grave of Toni Kurz who tragically died while attempting a climb of the North face of the Eiger in 1936. Also saw the grave of Dietrich Eckart who was Hitler"s mentor in the 1920's.

Thank Simonsdvd
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I love the way the German's eulogize their loved ones, especially their lost sons and daughter's due to WWII. Very much worth the visit! Take flowers! This will impact you!

1  Thank bisquitlips1
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I love Berchtesgaden. I am a history buff and this area is steeped in history and beauty. This cemetery is very well kept by the families. It has military personel from WW1 and WW2. I had a peaceful time reading headstones and plackards, i would...More

2  Thank lawless1Oregon
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We enjoyed strolling through this old cemetery and appreciating the beauty of the stones and displays. It's a quiet and peaceful place to reflect.

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Came upon this while waiting for our bus for the return trip to Salzburg. The monuments were interesting and picturesque. Peaceful and beautiful.

1  Thank WildFlowerMe
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

An interesting and well kept cemetery. It is sad to see so many war head stones marked with the place of death being 'in Russia' or 'in the east'. There are many candles burning at night. Well worth a visit.

Thank SuzW66
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Very interesting and historic graveyard. Deitrich Eckhart and Hans Lammers are buried there. Along the North wall are lots of individual memorials to War dead of the first and second world wars. From the second, nearly are all are marked "Im Osten" or "Russland" for...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We walked through this at night when it was dark. There were lots of candles burning, creating beautiful yet eerie atmosphere.

Thank Origamiboi
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