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11 of the Most Expensive Things That Have Ever Been Stolen

Even though many of these items are extremely large and worth millions of dollars, these determined criminals still managed to steal them.

RESTORATION OF THE AMBER ROOM AT PALACE OF CATHERINE THE GREAT , ST PETERSBURGBarbara Gindl/Shutterstock

Amber Room

Many say that the Amber Room is the “Eighth Wonder of the World.” It was built for Frederick, King of Prussia in the early 18th century. The gold chamber was stolen by the Nazis in 1941 and moved to Königsberg Castle in Königsberg, East Prussia, now Kaliningrad, Russia. The room was supposedly destroyed along with the castle in 1945, but some experts still believe that it was saved and may be hiding somewhere. Next, read up on the strangest unsolved mysteries of all time.

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