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Attractive statue outside the Concert Hall

This is an attractive looking statue of Schiller located in the Gendarmenmarkt just outside the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
Nice monument

This monument is located in a plaza surrounded by beautiful buildings. The monument along is nice... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
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Gendarmenmarkt | Vor dem Schauspielhaus, 10117 Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an attractive looking statue of Schiller located in the Gendarmenmarkt just outside the Konzerthaus. It's worth a look for sure as you walk around this beautiful square which is probably the most attractive square in Berlin.

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The Schiller Monument is a wonderful set of statues located in arguably the most beautiful square in Berlin namely Gendarmenmarkt. The monument is in honour of Friedrich Schiller ,a very famous poet,philosopher and historian. Sculpured in the 19th century by the renowned artist Reinhold Begas,...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

The monument of Friedrich Schiller, (1759-1805) the much loved poet, philosopher and playwright of Germany, was created by Reinhold Begas, (who also sculpted the beautiful Neptunbrunnen), was originally designed as a fountain. The monument was unveiled on the 10th November 1871, the 112th anniversary of...More

Thank KTGP
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This monument is located in a plaza surrounded by beautiful buildings. The monument along is nice but what makes it better is everything you see around it.

Thank Camilo A
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Friedrich Schiller (1788–1805) was a German writer. Schiller and Goethe were the leading figures of Weimar Classicism, a cultural and literary movement. Four women sit on the edges of the basins represent the writer’s main areas of creative activity. poetry, tragedy, history, and philosophy, ....More

Thank liucy752
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Its a nice thing to quickly look at as you walk to/past the concert hall and playhouses. For people who like fountains of famous people then its one to add to the list....I wouldn't go too far out of the way though.

Thank Bastian F
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We took a bicitaxi that took us here, the monument itself doesnt take you more than 5 minutes. Visit if you are near !

Thank Claaudiaa
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The monument is a beautiful attraction, located between the French Cathedral and the State Opera House. The Schiller Monument is a free attraction, and it along with the surrounding buildings is well worth the visit.

Thank Phill N
Reviewed 18 January 2017

An interesting attraction to see at Gendarmenmarkt is the Monument to Friedrich Schiller situated directly in front of Konzerthaus in the centre of the square. This monument was created by German sculptor Reinhold Begas and unveiled in 1871. The statue is of Schiller, the 18th...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This monument is situated in the middle of Gendarmenmarkt and the Christmas market was surrounding the monument when we visited. It is a very large monument so stood proud among the stalls.

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The centre of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights
like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum
Island. The central location makes this one of the
city's most expensive places to live. It is here the
oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence
of some significant transformations, as well. The
gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets
between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given
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