BlackBox Kalter Krieg
This small pop-up museum chronicles the history of the Cold War. Using photographs, maps, original footage and recordings and various...
asisi Panorama Berlin
Artist Yadegar Asisi is famous for creating bafflingly detailed monumental photographic panoramas. At 15m high and 60m wide, his latest...
If you were lucky enough to own a car in East Germany, it would most likely have been a Trabant (Trabi in short), a tinny two-stroker...
Restaurant Tim Raue
Now here’s a twin Michelin starred restaurant we can get our mind around. Unstuffy ambience and a reduced design with walnut and Vitra...
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Checkpoint Charlie information
Checkpoint Charlie was the principal gateway for foreigners and diplomats between the two Berlins from 1961 to 1990. Unfortunately, this potent symbol of the Cold War has degenerated into a tacky tourist trap, though a free open-air exhibit that illustrates milestones in Cold War History is one redeeming aspect.