"Relics of the former GDR" History - Cold War Tip by nigelw6443

History - Cold War, Berlin: 56 reviews and 129 photos

  Relics from former times.
by nigelw6443

All over east Berlin there are statues or murals left from the former communist days. In the park opposite Alexanderplatz you will find the statue of Marx and Engles. A popular photo subject for many tourists. Note the building in the background. This was the pride of east Berlin and was former parliament buildings of the GDR. Which sadly to say is in a state of collapse as the whole building is sealed of as it has asbestos poisoning!

Directions: In the park opposite Alexanderplatz.

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  • Updated Jan 27, 2005
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