Potsdamer Platz is apparently the biggest construction site in Europe. One of the smallest building sites has now been opened ... More
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Potsdamer Platz is apparently the biggest construction site in Europe. One of the smallest building sites has now been opened on the lawn in front of the Schinkel Museum near Berliner Dom . A red brick tower, part of Karl Friedrich Schinkel's Academy that stood here between 1836-1962, but which was pulled down to make space for the East German Foreign Ministry, is now being reconstructed on the same spot where it stood 150 years ago. Funnily enough, after the fall of the Berlin Wall and the reunification of Germany, the old East German Foreign Office was closed. How quickly times change!
With 500 ha of parks and 150 buildings constructed between 1730 and 1916, Potsdam's complex of palaces and parks forms
an artistic whole, whose eclectic nature reinforces its sense of uniqueness. It extends into the district of Berlin Zehlendorf, ...
Sixty years after World War II, the city of Berlin unveiled its monument to the Jewish victims of the crimes
of the Third Reich. An international symbol of German atrocities, this controversial Holocaust memorial, located next to the Brandenburger ...
Located on the Lindenstraße, the Jüdisches Museum Berlin (Jewish Museum) documents the Jewish history and is a treat to all
fans of architecture. The museum was designed by Daniel Liebeskind and is considered to be a masterpiece of modern ...