Memorial

Berlin Wall Berlin Wall

Credit for this entry to:
Yannick Du Bois

Memorial: Berlin Wall

Berlin Wall
Original piece of the Potsdamer Platz
From 1961 until 1989, symbol of the division of Berlin, Germany and Europe.
The fall of the wall on 9.11.1989, made the reunion of Eastern and Western Europe possible inside the European Union on 1st May 2004.

Original inscription:

MUR DE BERLIN
Pièce originale de la Potsdamer Platz
De 1961 à 1989, symbole de la division de Berlin, de l’Allemagne et de l’Europe.
La chute du mur, le 9.11.1989, a rendu possible l’unification de l’Europe orientale et occidentale
au sein de l’Union Européenne le 1er mai 2004

Site: Berlin Wall (1 memorial)

1000, rue Wiertz

The piece of the Berlin Wall and the plaque are in a garden north of the European Parliament. They are visible from the rue Wiertz, but unfortunately that garden is fenced and mostly not accessible from there. To reach it you have to go round via the Parc Leopold.

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