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If you expected the graves of the Brothers Grimm to remind you of their fairytales, you'll be deeply disappointed. ... More
If you expected the graves of the Brothers Grimm to remind you of their fairytales, you'll be deeply disappointed. Instead of romantic reminisences, you will discover protestant simplicity, the tombstones of the four-member family blackened with time. Situated on the top of a hill, the graveyard is nevertheless a pleasant oasis sealed off from the hustle and bustle of the city.
When this late classicist period building was completed in 1869, the protestant community of St.Thomas was one of the world's
largest Christian communities with over 150,000 members. The church was constructed in the form of a Latin cross with ...
Berlin's oldest cemetery was re landscaped and turned into a park many years ago. But here and there, iron crosses
and tombstones arise from the lawn between the small gravel walkways, the branches of old oak trees hanging overhead. ...