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How was the life behind the WalI?

How was the life behind the WalI?

Duration:3 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
Over 250 people rated this experience 5 stars.

About your host

Hi! We are Valerie and Regina and we are from two different generations and political systems: Regina lived for 28 years in East Berlin and I lived 36 years in West Berlin. We grew up so differently and even after 30 years of being reunified as a country and a people our personal lives are still bearing the marks of the past. With our personal life experiences we want to give Berlin visitors the…
Valerie&Regina
Valerie&Regina
Valerie&Regina
Valerie&Regina

What we’ll do

A trip down memory lane with Berlin locals: You will meet two Berlin locals- from east and west and you will find out about their life's in the GDR and West Berlin before the Berlin Wall came down and after the reunification of Germany. You will get a real and honest picture about: “How was life behind the Berlin Wall?" from both sides. We will talk about the cold war time, why the Berlin Wall…

What else you should know

We will stop for coffee and cake...please have some extra change with you. Unfortunately, the cafetaria does not accept card payments. Thanks!

What to bring

Please have some change with you for a coffee or cake. Unfortunately, no card payment is possible in the cafe.
If the weather is rainy we will have some raincoats for you but for the cold weather you should wear warm clothe

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Where you'll be

The experience will take place in former East Berlin- Prenzlauer Berg. Places we will visit: -Checkpoint Bornholmer Strasse- Place of November 9, 1989 -walking at the old Berlin Wall Way/ No mans land -Frau Krüger's Cafeteria( have a break for coffee and cake) -Mauerpark (one of Berlin favourite parks) -hidden parts of the Berlin Wall- with graffiti art -Bernauer Strasse (whole street got split in East- and West-Berlin).

Upcoming availability

Fri, Jul 19    From 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
$44 per person
2 of 10 spots left
Over 250 people rated this experience 5 stars.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 14 and up can attend.

More tips

We will stop for coffee and cake...please have some extra change with you. Unfortunately, the cafetaria does not accept card payments. Thanks!
Valerie&Regina
history walk
How was the life behind the WalI?
258 reviews
$44 per person
258 reviews
$44 per person