Kaiserslautern Main Cemetery Learn about the history and significance of Kaiserslautern main cemetery with our fully narrated walking tour. Explore the interdenominational cemetery with a Christian part and two Jewish cemeteries or the several honorary cemeteries and forest cemetery. Discover centuries of stories etched into the large tombstones in the oldest part of the Christian cemetery. Not only can you read the names of leading industrial families but also gain insight into the traditional funerary art of the time ? from specific symbols to figures, such as grieving women and sorrowful angels. You may also find gravestones designed by Kaiserslautern?s leading sculptors such as Heinrich and Gustav Adolf Bernd, the Menges brothers, Richard Menges, and others.
Meeting Location: Entrance on the Donnersbergstraße
Tours must be booked in advance.
Please, remember to bring head coverings which is necessary when entering the Jewish cemetery grounds. Wear good footwear.
Freitag, 15:00 Uhr