. . . Then & Now

  • St. Hedwig’s CathedralSt. Hedwig's Cathedral
    St. Hedwig’s Cathedral is a Catholic church situated at the historical Bebelplatz just off the Unter-den-Linden boulevard in central Berlin. First erected between 1747 to 1887 by Frederick the Great, it ...
  • Friedrich Ludwig Jahn in the HasenheideFriedrich Ludwig Jahn in the Hasenheide
    This statue in the Hasenheide park commemorates the father of German gymnastics Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, who opened Germany’s first gymnasium here at the Hasenheide in 1811. The statue originally stood c.100 ...
  • Brandenburg Gate, 1951Brandenburg Gate, 1951
    The black and white image shows the Brandenburg Gate as it appeared in 1951, still showing damage from WWII and instead of the usual Quadriga, a chariot drawn by four ...
  • Charlottenburg PalaceCharlottenburg Palace
    Initially known as the Lietzenburg Palace, it was originally built as the summer residence of Sophie Charlotte, the younger sister of George Louis of Hanover, the future George I of ...
  • Stadtpark SchönebergStadtpark Schöneberg
    A view of the Carl-Zuckermayer-Brücke in the Rudolph-Wilde-Park in Schöneberg, Berlin. The bridge is a protected building and houses the U-Bahnhof Rathaus Schöneberg, which itself can be seen in the background. It ...

 
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