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Story Line of Berlin Walking Tour Including Typical Berlin Chocolate
"Take a step back in history and visit some of the original sites of World War II. After meeting your guide at a predetermined location you'll stop by the Reichstag a historical building constructed to house the Imperial Diet of the German Empire. The Reichstag fire of 1933 gave the Nazis pretext to blame the communists and seize power; in 1945 it was bombed by soviets during the Battle of Berlin.Afterward make your way toward the Brandenburg Gate; once the symbol of division during the Cold War it now epitomizes German reunification. Along the way you'll see the beautiful Pariser Platz one of the city's main focal point.Continuing
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Berlin Private Half-Day Walking Tour: Discover the German Capital’s History
"Discover how a small town built on a swamp became one of the most powerful cities in the world! Enjoy your own private guide now to see all of Berlin’s main sights in one 4-hour tour encompassing all areas of the German capital’s history. Your to an imperial capital and into the dark days of the 20th Century. You’ll get to know all about Berlin all at your own pace. At the breathtaking Museum Island you will not only see inspiring neo-classical architecture but learn about the Prussians’ ambitions to turn Berlin into a world city. No wonder it’s now a UNESCO World Heritage Site! From here you’ll walk the entire length of the Unter den Linden the former royal boulevard. Along the way you’ll pass Germany’s central war memorial the Neue Wache
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"Private Half-Day Tour of Berlin: Capital of Culture
Private 3-hour Introductory Tour of Berlin Capital of Culture Tyranny and Tolerance"This 3-­hour tour of Germany’s capital city takes a broad view of the political and ideological forces that unleashed genocide and global war in the 20th century. Exploring Berlin’s iconic landmarks while emphasizing the tumultuous Nazi and Cold War eras you will learn how in the 1700s tiny Prussia’s violent transformation into Europe’s dominant military power already set the stage for the great tragedies of recent history. Begin the tour at Potsdamer Platz the business center which replaced the wasteland formerly known as East Germany’s “Death Strip.” Following the path where the Berlin Wall once stood through to the historic Tiergarten Park you take in the dramatic new Holocaust Memorial and the Reichstag. While the mysterious fire that damaged the Reichstag in 1933 was used by the Nazis as the pretext to suspend civil liberties and arrest political opponents the grand glass dome created for the building in 1992 by architect Norman Foster (complete with walkways that look down into the Parliament) provokes a discussion about the symbolic intentions of the cupola a metaphor for Germany’s reunification
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Reichstag Tips (186)

Laser Light Photo Show

I wanted to get a photo of the Reichstag building, and as I walked past one of the other buildings I noticed a poster advertising a free light show transforming the sides of several of the government...
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glabah
Nov 25, 2016

Very Interesting And Worth Seeing ...

Very few historical building have survived hundreds of years in Berlin ... the Reichstag might be one of the oldest and still functioning ....Home to the German parliament .... The Reichstag is a...
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jlanza29
Nov 14, 2016

The Reichstag

After visiting the tiergarten, we went to the Reichstag. This building houses the German Parliament. It first opened in 1894. Later in 1933 it was severely damaged in a fire. The Riechstag fell...
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IreneMcKay
Sep 01, 2016

The Reichstag

One of Berlin’s most famous landmarks is the Reichstag.This iconic building has helped the German Bundestag become the most visited parliament in the world, partly because of its architecture, partly...
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EasyMalc
Jun 14, 2016

Reichstag - another symbol of Germany

Reichstag is German for “Imperial Diet”. It has been an institution as well as a building. The term Reichstag has not been used by German parliaments since World War II. In today's usage, the German...
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HulaJoy
Dec 16, 2015

Reichstag

A Large impressive building which gives tours up into the impressive glass dome at its peak. Please note: These do however need to be booked in advance.It housed the main parliament in the run up to...
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Designerartgirl
Nov 04, 2014

Visit the glass ball (and book ahead!)

We heard this place is free entrace, so we thought one can just walk in. No way! When we went here, it was once again a loooooong line of people waiting to get the ticket. Yes, the free ticket.We...
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Turska
Oct 22, 2014

The Reichstag Building

The Reichstag building was first opened in 1894 and was used as the parliament of the unified Germany. It was set on fire a couple of months after the Nazis came to power, bombed during WW2, fought...
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alancollins
Aug 19, 2014

Parliament

Parliament (Reichtag) is one of the most impressive building in Berlin. It was constructed in 1871. In 1933 it is known for a "famous" fire, when probably it was fired by Nazis and made them as one of...
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Raimix
Oct 05, 2013

Reichstag Building

In the sixties the building was already restored but only after the reunification of Germany was thoroughly taken to task. The interior was to be fully taken on the shovel though there remained...
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shavy
Sep 01, 2013

The Reichstag

"My most intimate experience of the building previous to this, was in Call of Duty's excellent recreation of the Soviet's Storming of the Reichstag, and seeing it in all its restored glory gave me a...
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antistar
Jun 08, 2013

Reichstag Dome

If you plan to visit the Dome, make sure your information is up todate. Some guide books information is not. Admission is free but you must apply online or by post. I went on line from my home country...
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alectrevor
Apr 28, 2013
 
 
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Things to Do Near Reichstag

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Pariser Platz

Pariser Platz stands at the eastern end of Unter den Linden next to the Brandenburg Gate. It was laid out between 1732 and 1734 in what was a Baroque expansion of the city. It received its present...
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Madame Tussauds

Now Berlin has a "Madame Tussauds" wax cabinet, too. Actually, it is quite fun. If you get over the hefty entry fee (18,50 € for adults), it is a very interactive experience with lots of photo...
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Holocaust Memorial

I could never understand the behavior of people at times .... This place is not for posing for photos doing your "V" for victory signs ... or for jumping from slab to slab .... This is a memorial...
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Berliner Ensemble - Theater am Schiffbauerdamm

Growing up with theatre parents, Brecht has long been one of my favourite playwrites, so it was of course particularly nice to see his own theatre, the Berliner Ensemble. Here, there is also a statue...
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Unter den Linden

We just happened to notice old cars through the window and went in. It is free to visit, and you can see Mercedes cars from many ages. Also many MB-accesories sold in here. We only watched the oldest...
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Bebelplatz

The old Royal Library, located at the Babelplatz, was built from 1775 to 1780, according to the design of Joseph Emanuel Fisher von Erlach. It used to be the library until 1914 but nowadays it houses...
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Getting to Reichstag

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Platz der Republik, Berlin-Tiergarten

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  • Sunday 08:00 to 00:00
  • Monday 08:00 to 00:00
  • Tuesday 08:00 to 00:00
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