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Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse, 10178 Berlin, Germany
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From the east German era .

These larger than life size statues certainly catch the eye and provide an excellent photo... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
craigluscar
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Nice to see

Nice to come across a statue dedicated to Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels (we noticed a lot of this... read more

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Reviewed 17 March 2018
Francesca D
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse, 10178 Berlin, Germany
Mitte
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

These larger than life size statues certainly catch the eye and provide an excellent photo opportunity for photography . It certainly draws tourists and visitors to it We spotted it from the hop on hop off bus and got off to have a look at...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Nice to come across a statue dedicated to Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels (we noticed a lot of this in Berlin). A good place to visit on the way to Museum Island and brought out the Sociology nerd in me again. We also visited on...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Good art commemorating the guys. Stop by, sit on the knees, take a photo, in the center of things. But you don't have to go out of your way...

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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend to all visitors passing Museum Island! There seems to be a misconception about the role Marx and Engels played in world history, which has lead to some anger from other reviewers. Marx and Engels were simply philosophers. What Stalin or other dictators have...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This statue which comprises the two famous communists , one sitting and one standing at a larger than life scale is worth a visit if you are passing but I would have made a special trip to see, good photo opportunity with the Berlin cathedral...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Nice statue. You can download an app and they talk to you but didn't have data to do so. Pretty cool though. If your passing then sure but I wouldn't make a special trip here.

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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Workers of the world unite you have nothing to lose but your chains. It’s a huge part of history and very impressive monument set at beginning of a lovely park.

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Marx and Engels monument. Very interesting modern composition which is consisted of Marx and Engels statues surrounded by obelisks.

Thank Leo P
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

A simple statue, but worth a visit on your way past. I like the way the meaning has changed. originally this celebrated the Soviet Union, but now it is a reminder of reunification. The temptation must have been to remove this, but I am glad...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Located a couple of steps ahead of Neptune statue and old cathedral, you can wall there and take some photos to the fathers of socialism.

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