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palace of tears, Berlin

Categories: History Museums, Museums
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Discover the divided history of East and West Berlin at palace of tears, adjacent to the Friedrichstrasse station. Before the fall of the Berlin Wall, from 1962 to 1989, the building served as the border crossing from German Democratic Republic to West Berlin. Now, you'll be able to see the permanent exhibit of original videos, interviews, and photographs that tell the emotional story of the separated nation. Return to the museum whenever you like, as it is open to the public free of charge. For palace of tears and beyond, use our Berlin tour planner to get the most from your Berlin vacation.
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  • Palace of tears teach us a lots of informations about stories of devided germany.very old contruction. 
  • Tränenpalast is a must for every Berlin visitor who's interested in post-war Berlin history. Interesting exhibition. 
  • The place of tears is a modern monument which is nicely done. Walking through it, gives you lots of time to think 
  • An excelente museum. Very profesional. Tells the story of the Betlin wall. The place is authentic and very well organized. Free of charge!
  • Free museum where people used to have to go in order to move between the two Germanys. There is an audio tour but the info is in English so it isn't required. Took about 90 minutes to go through it. Very interesting stuff.
  • One of the less interesting things to do in berlin, boring and short
  • Fascinating museum and relatively unspoilt from original and it's free
  • Very interesting exhibition, admission free
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