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East Side Gallery, Berlin, Germany

 
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Distance from city center: 2.9mi
MadSuh's pictureby MadSuh History & Culture travel tip
added on the 23rd of July, 2009
This is a site between East and West Berlin which was created after the fall of the wall. Some well-known artists have made some significant pieces of artwork like paintings with political and philosophical contents. It's very much worth to visit. To get there take the S-Bahn from the Alex to Ostbahnhof Station.

Address:
Mühlenstrasse, 10243 Berlin

Price:
Free

Opening Hours:
Open air - therefore always open

 
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