"Soviet tower" Alexanderplatz Tip by William1982

Alexanderplatz, Berlin: 89 reviews and 166 photos

by William1982

At the heart of the former East Berlin is this tower, built during the Soviet occupation, probably to show the grandeur of Communsim, or maybe it was to stop Western news, music and radio leaking to the East???

Address: Alexanderplatz, Berlin-Mitte
Directions: U-Bahn: Alexanderplatz
Website: http://www.berlin.de/orte/sehenswuerdigkeiten/alexanderplatz/index.en.php

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 2, 2004
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