Berlin Wall Memorial

berlin, germany

Memorials , Museums , History and Culture
Berlin Wall Memorial, located in Bernauer Straße, is a memorial site which commemorates the division of Berlin and stands as a symbol of unification. These ancient ruins are interesting to watch as they are restored and some portion of the wall is covered with funky graffitis.
About Contact Location
About Contact Location
event_available When to visit: january - december
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08:00 - 22:00 Everyday
hourglass_empty Duration: 1.5 hours
account_balance_wallet Entry Fee: Free

Berlin Wall Memorial or Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer recalls the division of Berlin by the Berlin Wall and the deaths that occurred there. Located on Bernauer Strabe at the corner of Ackerstrabe, Berlin Wall Memorial extends till 1.4 kilometers and contains the last piece of Berlin Wall with the preserved grounds behind it. 

Look for

  1. There is a large open air exhibition which includes historical audios and pictures, a visitors’ centre and an observation tower
  2. Dcumentation centre exhibiting history of the construction of the wall in 1961
  3. Chapel of Reconciliation: built as a church, oval in shape with wooden facade
  4. The Window of Memorial: shows the 130 people who were shot or died on the Berlin Wall

Timings

Visitor Center | documentation center: Tuesday to Sunday - 10.00 to 18.00

Observation tower: Monday - 10am to 4pm , Tuesday to Sunday -10am to 6pm

Exhibition in the memorial area: Monday to Sunday - 08.00 to 22.00

How to Reach

S-Bahn
S1, S2, S25, S26
S-Bahnhof Nordbahnhof

Tram
M 10
S-Bahnhof Nordbahnhof
Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer

Bus
247

U-Bahn
U6 U-Bahnhof Naturkundemuseum
U8 U-Bahnhof Bernauer Straße 

Contact

Local Time

Location

111 Bernauer Straße Bezirk Mitte Berlin Berlin Germany 13355
City center: Mitte
Nearest airport: Berlin Brandenburg Airport

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