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Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer
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Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer
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Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer
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Dokumentationszentrum Berliner Mauer mit Aussichtsturm
Karte der Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer mit den Abschnitten A bis D des Außengeländes
Stiftung Berliner Mauer | Grafik: George König

The Berlin Wall Memorial (Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer) is the central memorial site of German division, located in the middle of the capital. Situated at the historic site on Bernauer Strasse, it extends along 1.4 kilometers of the former border strip. The memorial contains the last piece of Berlin Wall with the preserved grounds behind it and is thus able to convey an impression of how the border fortifications developed until the end of the 1980s.
On the border strip that had been located in East Berlin, an open-air exhibition uses the situation on Bernauer Strasse to explain the history of division. The memorial consists of the Monument in Memory of the Divided City and the Victims of Communist Tyranny as well as the Window of Remembrance. The grounds also include the Chapel of Reconciliation and the excavated foundations of a former apartment building whose façade functioned as the border wall until the early eighties.
The Visitor Center and the Documentation Center with a viewing platform are located on the other side of the street that belonged to the western part of the city. The exhibition “Border Stations and Ghost Stations in Divided Berlin” is shown inside the Nordbahnhof S-Bahn station.

Opening hours,

  • Monday closed
  • Tuesday-Sunday 10:00 - 18:00

The Documentation Centre and the viewing platform of the Berlin Wall Memorial are open again from Tuesday to Sunday between 10:00 and 18:00.

Open-Air Exhibition and Memorial Grounds all year round daily 8:00 - 22:00.

Location,

Bernauer Straße 111/119, 13355 Berlin

Telephone,

+49 (30) 213085213

Website,

www.stiftung-berliner-ma…

Email,

[javascript protected email address]

Prices,

Free entrance

Exhibitions

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Border and ghost stations in divided Berlin

1961 | 1989. Die Berliner Mauer, Ausstellungsansicht
© Stiftung Berliner Mauer, Foto: Simons
1961 | 1989. Die Berliner Mauer, Ausstellungsansicht © Stiftung Berliner Mauer, Foto: Simons

1961 | 1989. The Berlin Wall

Events

Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer
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Berlin Wall Memorial

Die Bernauer Straße nach dem Mauerbau - in deutscher Gebärdensprache

Führung

Guided Tour

Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer
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Berlin Wall Memorial

Bernauer Strasse after the construction of the Wall - German

Leadership

Guided Tour

Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer
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Berlin Wall Memorial

Bernauer Strasse after the Wall was built - tactile tour

Touch guide

Guided Tour

Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer
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Berlin Wall Memorial

The Bernauer Strasse after the construction of the Wall in English language

English guide

Guided Tour

Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer
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Berlin Wall Memorial

Children's tour: Who wants to become a "wall expert"?

Children's tour

Guided Tour

Digital

Tickets

Free entrance

Services

  • Museum Shop
  • Archive
  • Diaper changing table

Accessibility

Diese Angaben gelten für das Besucherzentrum. Weitere Informationen finden Sie bei mobidat.net 

Angaben zum Dokumentationszentrum finden Sie hier 

Audioguides

In German, English.

For children and teenager.

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