Parts of the Berlin Wall and a Traband car can be seen during the reopening of the permanent exhibition at the 'Haus der Geschichte' (lit. 'House of History' in Bonn, Germany, 11 December 2017. Photo: Henning Kaiser/dpa (Photo by Henning Kaiser/picture alliance via Getty Images)

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Haus der Geschichte

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The Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland presents a smart, fun romp through recent German history, starting from the end of WWII. Walk through the fuselage of a Berlin airlift Rosinenbomber plane, watch classic clips in a 1950s cinema, imagine free love in a VW microbus, examine Erich Honecker’s arrest warrant, stand in front of a piece of the Berlin Wall or watch John F Kennedy’s famous ‘Ich bin ein Berliner’ speech.

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