Bahnhof Friedrichstraße - früher der einzige Berliner Übergang von Ost nach West

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  • R 🐺 & G 🚶‍♀️on Tour

    See and be seen 🛍 Shopping, art, culture, restaurants and cafes.
    Leave the car and use the "public transport" ➖ Parking is expensive, especially here ...

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    • December 28, 2019

  • Julia

    "Friedrichstrasse station as a border crossing
    During the division of Berlin, Friedrichstrasse station, which opened in 1882, played a sad role. Today an exhibition in the glass pavilion called the Tear Palace reminds us that the busy traffic junction was a border crossing between the GDR and West Berlin between 1963 and 1990. "Source & further information at: berlin.de/sehenswuerdigkeits/3560136- 3558930-friedrichstrasse.html

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    • February 20, 2018

  • damien

    Here you can buy everything. Historically an important street in Berlin. East -West before the turn, check point Charlie

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    • June 15, 2019

  • Waldfee

    The Friedrichstr is the causeway of Berlin Mitte

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    • September 12, 2019

  • mihya

    Anyone who knows the place from earlier knows it as a place of trepidation. The feeling of being watched by security officers without facial expressions in the border box. The GDR security forces everywhere. Everything disappeared today. For those who know these feelings from the past, it is a wonderful experience to visit this place today. Looking away from the neighboring Palace of the Tears, in everyday life almost nothing can be seen from earlier.

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    • July 2, 2018

  • Waldfee

    The Friedrichstrasse. Is the Kudamm of Berlin Mitte

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    • September 12, 2019

  • Robert

    Friedrichstrasse station was the border crossing point to West Berlin during GDR times. From here, S-Bahn, U-Bahn or long-distance trains from the GDR to West Berlin. The former exit hall of this border crossing point was popularly known as the "Tränenpalast" (Palace of Tears) in Berlin because of the tears shed here when the visit to the West was said.

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    • January 28, 2020

  • Naxxos

    At a length of 3.3 km, Friedrichstraße leads straight through the center of Berlin.

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    • February 25, 2019

  • Wandervogel

    A piece of contemporary German history

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    • January 4, 2020

  • Wandervogel

    A place with history in the center

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    • January 8, 2020

  • Wandervogel

    A piece of German history

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    • January 18, 2020

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Best Hikes to Bahnhof Friedrichstraße - früher der einzige Berliner Übergang von Ost nach West

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Location: Berlin, Germany

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