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Brandenburg Gate, Berlin - Once marking the turbulent division of East and West Berlin, the Brandenburg Gate now stands at the head of a pedestrian plaza just blocks from the German parliament. Since the fall of the Berlin Wall, a physical and social reinvention has taken place throughout the city, visible in the bold lines of new architecture juxtaposing mementos of eras past

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Brandenburg Gate, Berlin. See this and the other incredible architecture Berlin has to offer when you stay at the newly opened Waldorf Astoria Berlin.

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Berlin, the Emerald City

Built as a city entrance leading to the palace of the Prussian monarchs, the Brandenburg Gate became a symbol of freedom and reunification after the fall of the Wall in 1989.

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Brandenburg Gate (Germany). 'Prussian emperors, Napoleon and Hitler have marched through this neoclassical royal city gate that was once trapped east of the Berlin Wall. Since 1989, it has gone from a symbol of division and oppression to the symbol of a united Germany.

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The 100 Most Famous Landmarks Around The World

Brandenburg Gate. A place that bore witness to the Iron of Imperial Germany, the Horror of the Third Reich, the fear of the Cold War, and the hope and promise of the Reunified Germany.

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I had never seen this before. Let us never forget. The Holocaust Memorial is located just steps beyond Brandenburg Gate. Designed by Peter Eisenman,

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