Berlin Wall 10 Year Memorial

Berlin Germany Tourist Information and Travel Guide

The Berlin Wall divided families, friends and nations for more than a quarter of a century.  It was a focal point for cold-war tension, that could have easily ended in nuclear confrontation.

The photographs in this portion of our website were taken in August of 1971, around the 10th anniversary of the Wall.  The memorial was to honour the victims of the wall.

Memorial to Victims of the Berlin Wall
"Victims of the Wall 1961/08/13 - 1971/08/1971l"

The Berlin Wall finally came down on Nov 9th, 1989.  View video.

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