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"Brandenburger Tor - Quadriga" Brandenburger Tor Tip by Kuznetsov_Sergey

Brandenburger Tor, Berlin: 192 reviews and 320 photos

  Berlin - Brandenburger Tor - Quadriga
by Kuznetsov_Sergey
 
  • Berlin - Brandenburger Tor - Quadriga - Berlin
      Berlin - Brandenburger Tor - Quadriga
    by Kuznetsov_Sergey
  • Berlin - Brandenburger Tor - Quadriga - Berlin
      Berlin - Brandenburger Tor - Quadriga
    by Kuznetsov_Sergey
 

In 1806 Napoleon removed the quadriga from the Brandeburger Tor and sent it to Paris as a military trophy. In 8 years field marshal Blucher returned a sculpture back.
The gate and quadriga are restored now and even an eagle and a Prussian iron cross is returned to a sculpture.

Address: Pariser Platz, Berlin-Mitte
Directions: S-Bahn: Unter den Linden, Bus 100
Phone: 100200
Website: http://www.brandenburg-gate.de

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Mar 10, 2006
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