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About this place
The Brandenburg Gate is an 18th-century neoclassical triumphal arch. It is built on the site of a former city gate that marked the start of the road from Berlin to the town of Brandenburg an der Havel.
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A classic must see in Berlin! Jewish memorial right around the corner... another must see.
Look out for the people wearing "Free Walking Tour" t-shirts. The best introduction to Berlin and its history. Takes about 3 hours.
Perhaps the most visited monument in Berlin, the Brandenburg Gate lies between the Mitte and Tiergarten districts, and is the only one left standing of the 18 access gates to the city. It dates back to the times when Berlin was a small fortified center with the shape of a star, its troubled and…
Brandenburg Gate is the first stop for every visitor to Berlin! The city’s iconic landmark offers fascinating insights into the city’s history.
rent a bike opposite and drive through the Tiergarten to the Brandenburg Gate
Brandenburg Gate, a historic monument of Berlin that has become one of the city's historical symbols.
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