When: Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday at 12:00 – NOTICE: No Tour on 8th of July 2023
Where: The meeting point is in front of Generator Berlin Alexanderplatz, Otto-Braun-Straße 65, 10178 Berlin, Germany. Next to the Entrance.
Price: €25 Per Person
Journey back in time and immerse yourself in the gripping tales of the Cold War era with our unparalleled Cold War East Communism Berlin Wall Tour. Led by passionate local guides, this extraordinary experience will take you beyond the typical tourist spots, revealing hidden sections of the Berlin Wall and exploring the haunting effects it had on the lives and culture of the German people.
As we venture eastward, you’ll visit historical landmarks, escape points, and famous East Berlin sites that bear witness to the stark contrast between East and West Berlin. Delve into the propaganda that still lingers on both sides, as our guides share stories of tragedy and triumph, illuminating the city’s rich history along the way.
The aftermath of World War II led to the division of Germany and the creation of East and West Berlin, each controlled by different powers. East Berlin, officially known as the German Democratic Republic (GDR), sought to establish its unique identity, tearing down Prussian monuments and embracing communist ideologies. The GDR faced economic challenges, resulting in shortages of essential goods, and political disputes led to a blockade on Berlin, triggering the famous Berlin airlift and countless escape attempts.
On this unparalleled tour, you’ll witness the iconic Eastside Gallery, the poignant Berlin Wall Memorial, and the chilling guard towers that once held sway over the divided city. Explore hidden sections of the wall and trace the escape routes that daring individuals took to seek freedom on the other side.
As we delve into the heart of history, you’ll gain insight into life in the GDR and the tumultuous period leading up to the reunification of Germany, symbolized by the fall of the Berlin Wall. Discover the captivating stories of the Battle of Berlin, the Reichstag, the Russian-German War Museum, and so much more.
Our Cold War East Communism Berlin Wall Tour promises an unparalleled exploration, led by passionate local guides with an in-depth understanding of Berlin’s past. You’ll experience the weight of history as you traverse the city, from the Palace of Tears (Tränenpalast) to the site of Hitler’s bunker in Prenzlauer Berg.
Prepare to be captivated by the unique stories and historical insights that our guides have painstakingly gathered to create one of the most comprehensive Cold War tours in the city. History will come alive before your eyes, leaving you with a profound understanding of the division and reunification of this iconic capital.
Book your spot on The Original Cold War East Communism Berlin Wall Tour now and embark on a journey like no other. For private tours, large group bookings, or personalized itineraries, visit our group tours page or reach out to us at [email protected].
Unravel the mysteries of the past, witness the resilience of the human spirit, and be captivated by the living history of Berlin – join us on The Original Cold War East Communism Berlin Wall Tour!