Learn more about the final Battle for Berlin in World War II, Soviet Berlin, the Cold War, the Berlin Wall, and urban development in Communist Berlin.Immerse yourself in the life of the former socialist metropolis of East Berlin. We start in Berlin-Mitte at Berlin Central Station to explore the beginnings of Soviet Berlin. Subsequently, you will see the most prestigious projects of socialist urban development in Berlin. For the Soviet Union, East Berlin was the socialist outpost in the heart of Europe. The impressive Soviet War Memorials underline why Berlin was so important to the Soviets. On this special tour, you will pass by some of Berlin’s most famous sights and you will learn about their Soviet history.★ 4h walking tour through East Berlin
Your focus for this 3-hour history tour will be the main sites of Berlin’s 19th and 20th century Jewish history and the districts of Spandauer Vorstadt and Scheunenviertel (known as the ‘Barn Quarter’) in Berlin-Mitte. Take in the graceful avenue Oranienburger Straße, where the magnificent New Synagoge was erected in 1866. Learn not only of the conflicts between German Jews and Non-Jews but of tensions between the mostly assimilated German Jewry and the so-called Eastern Jews (‘Ostjuden’) who filled Berlin in the 1920s after fleeing anti-Jewish violence in their homelands.
There's no other city on earth that displays both the highest picks and lowest, darkest bottoms of diasporic Judaism. let's explore amazing story of Jewish Berlin!.Get to know Berlin’s Jewish history with the help of a private guide. This comprehensive walking tour takes in must-see landmarks such as the Neue Synagoge and Holocaust Memorial along with the Mitte neighborhood’s quirky Scheunenviertel and architecture-rich Hackesche Höfe districts. As a private tour, you start with a hotel pickup and even get to choose your preferred start time for an experience that’s tailored to you.Read more about Berlin Jewish Landmarks Private Walking Tour: Memorials, More 2019 - https://www.viator.com/tours/Berlin/Private-3-5-Hour-Berlin-Walking-Tour-The-Jewish-Tour-of-Berlin/d488-40738P2?mcid=56757
The alternative culture of Berlin is linked to the peculiar history of the city during the Cold War. In this tour with a Italian-speaking guide you will understand why Berlin has become the central point of the alternative culture and urban art have been a fundamental basis for the 90s revival of the city. Discover the most alternative Berlin on a tour outside the city's most touristy routes, between Street Art and urban development. An ideal tour if you want to get away from the usual tourist routes and have a taste of the most original Berlin, in the districts of Kreuzberg, Friedrichshain and Mitte, which has become the world capital of contemporary culture.
This private guided 3-hour history tour will be covering the main sites of Berlin’s 19th and 20th century Jewish history and the districts of Spandauer Vorstadt and Scheunenviertel (known as the ‘Barn Quarter’) in Berlin-Mitte. Take in the graceful avenue Oranienburger Straße, where the magnificent New Synagoge was erected in 1866. Taking in the graceful avenue, Oranienburger Straße, where the magnificent New Synagoge was erected in 1866, you learn not only of the conflicts between German Jews and Non-Jews but of tensions between the mostly assimilated German Jewry and the so-called Eastern Jews (‘Ostjuden’) who filled Berlin in the 1920s after fleeing dramatic anti-Jewish violence in their homelands.The tour route is flexible and can be customized upon your request.
Erscheinungsdatum: 15.01.2019, Einband: Paperback, Titelzusatz: Die Geschichte eines Hauses in Berlin-Mitte/The History of a Building in the District of Mitte in Berlin, Dt/engl, Autor: Bähr, Johannes/Panwitz, Sebastian, Verlag: Hentrich & Hentrich Verlag, Co-Verlag: Berlin Leipzig, Sprache: Deutsch, Schlagworte: Aufbau // Aufstand // Bank // Berlin // DDR // Geschichte // Januaraufstand // Juden // Matrosenaufstand // Mitte // Nationalsozialismus // Revolution // Spartakusaufstand // Spartakusbund // Verlag // Weimarer Republik // 1919, Produktform: Kartoniert, Umfang: 184 S., 46 Illustr., Seiten: 184, Format: 1.5 x 26 x 20.5 cm, Gewicht: 720 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
Join us for a night out on the town in Mitte Berlin. This, however, is not just any night. This is the Berlin Festival of Lights Tour. We will head off to some of Berlin’s most well-known landmarks as follow the path of lights! Many of the buildings along the way are lights up with magical light shows and light art. Some move, some create scenes, and others offer full video. Our expert guides lead the way as they point out the history and legends behind the magic.This is truly a unique way to see some of Europe’s most iconic historic buildings and landmarks. Our local Berlin guides will be there to point out all the hidden history not seen to the normal visitor. This tour is packed with history, light shows, landmarks, and Berlin magic. This is one of our favorite tours all year!This tour covers many of the areas and buildings that participate in the Festival of Lights. The group will stop and have plenty of time to snap pictures and learn about the history and hidden things in the area. Many of the buildings have shows that play on a repeated time so we will be sure to catch those as well!
When your cruise ship docks at Warnemünde Port, spend a day in Berlin with a private guide and learn all about the city’s Jewish history. The itinerary is flexible and can be tailored to your preferences, but the Jewish sights that are typically covered include the New Synagogue, the Jewish Museum, the Holocaust Memorial and Otto Weidt’s Workshop for the Blind, a factory where Weidt protected his blind and deaf Jewish workers. Photo stops at Charlottenburg Palace and the Mitte neighborhood are also part of this history tour. Please note that all entrance fees are at your own expense.
Uncover Berlin's past and present on this enlightening 4-hour walking tour through Mitte, the city’s historic center. Walk along the Berlin Wall, stroll down Unter den Linden to Brandenburg Gate, see the Reichstag and Holocaust Memorial, hear the story behind Checkpoint Charlie and learn about the Topography of Terror museum. Listen as your guide ties important monuments, buildings and memorials to the city’s complex Prussian, Imperial, Nazi and Cold War past, weaving history into a detailed narrative. Compare these historical sights with modern marvels such as Potsdamer Platz and Friedrichstrasse.