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East Side Gallery, Berlin

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To see some truly one-of-a-kind art, take a stroll along East Side Gallery. This 1.3 km (0.8 mi) long stretch of the Berlin Wall is near the center of the city. One of the largest remaining portions of the former border between East and West Germany, this now serves as an international memorial of freedom. You'll see that the remains of the wall are painted with provocative and thought-provoking murals, political and otherwise. This open-air art gallery is a work in progress, so you'll find that creative local artists constantly add new images. Stop by to have your picture taken in front of a living piece of history. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to East Side Gallery and many more Berlin attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Berlin travel route builder site .
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  • A must if you are visiting Berlin. The longest stretch of the Berlin wall fantastically decorated. Take your camera.  more »
  • Decadent place, people smoking marijuana and trash on the floor, worth seeing the iconic kiss, take a picture and go to another point.
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  • Walked the entirety of the wall to see all of the different pieces of artwork and it was great. Feels like there is something for everyone to find appealing and better yet it's completely free to see it all. Some of the more famous pieces of art tend to be quite busy but it is definitely worth a visit.
  • Beautiful art on one of the most historic artifacts of human history, the Berlin Wall. This is definitely worth a visit when you come to Berlin. The art is inventive, creative, powerful, and fun. You'll probably also recognize some very famous pieces as you still along the length of the wall. The wall is easily accessible by tram, bike, scooter, or even a long, delightful walk from the center of Berlin.
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