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Founded in 1828, Frankfurt's Main Cemetery (Hauptfriedhof) is the final resting place of many famous people. Amongst those ... More
Frankfurt Main Cemetery
Founded in 1828, Frankfurt's Main Cemetery (Hauptfriedhof) is the final resting place of many famous people. Amongst those who lie in peace here are philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer, poet and peace campaigner Ricarda Huch, sociologist and philosopher Theodor W. Adorno, and Heinrich Hoffmann, writer of the world famous children's book Struwwelpeter. You will also find the graves of those who lost their lives on the Hindenberg zeppelin. Opposite the main entrance, there is a row of gravestones which bear the names of famous Frankfurt families like Brentano, Bethmann and Holzhausen.
The Frankfurt Stock Exchange (FSE) is the world's third largest market for stocks, shares and foreign currencies. With a turnover
of 75% of all shares traded, it is also the largest stock exchange in Germany. As long ago as ...
The town library, which was destroyed during the Second World War, has one remaining relic: the neo classical Portikus ('portal')
dating from 1825, located on Frankfurt's Obermainbrücke bridge. In 1987, the interior of the Portikus was turned into a ...
Frankfurt's main train station (Frankfurter Hauptbahnhof) was opened in 1888 after five hard years of construction work. It is still
one of the largest train stations in Europe with 25 platforms and over 1,500 trains departing every day. The ...