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The Story of Berlin

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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THE STORY OF BERLIN is the interactive museum of the capital. Spread over 6.000 square meters visitors can explore 800 years of Berlin history. In 23 theme rooms – each of them designed individually and equipped with modern multimedia technology...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Kurfuerstendamm 207-208, 10719 Berlin, Germany
Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf (Borough)
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+49 4930 88720100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has many rooms and you can explore 800 years of Berlin's history. There is even a bom shelter for viewing. There is an admision but it is worth it as it takes a long time to see it all

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Peter M
Reviewed July 2, 2019

My husband and I had recently viewed the Hitler Bunker tour and this museum was attached to it. We did not have time then to view it. The Story of Berlin is about the rise and fall of Berlin. The entry was 6 Euros. We...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Wilma S
Reviewed June 11, 2019 via mobile

We went to the story of Berlin site in Kurfürstendamm St today to find a pile of rubble. Was told by local shopkeepers it has been demolished

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 14, 2019 via mobile

Dimitrio was a great guide and took time to explain the history and to answer questions. He was willing to go longer to make sure we saw as much as possible. Highly recommend him!

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 24, 2019

I spent about 2 hours here to learned about Berlin history. Had some good new knowledge here at the end of the visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Housed in an old bunker/air raid shelter, the story takes you through the early child hood of Adolf Hitler, the rise of the Socialist movement, through the war years and up until the fall of Berlin. It was very well laid out, informative as well...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

This museum is made inside a big old building on multiple floors. If you watch the building from the outside you will never guess what's inside and how big is it. The first thing you will need to take with you when you go there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rami m
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

To round of my trip I decided to go here. Not particularly easy to get to with renovations and it’s location but definitely worth it. The bunker was closed but the story was told in a relaxed and informal way. Nice to finish the trip...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

A little haphazard and it was really busy when we visited which made it a bit difficult to enjoy. Some of the films were superb and the bunker is the highlight.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 227helenan
Reviewed October 17, 2018

This was an interesting museum. Wish I knew my world history better since it would have made more sense. There is construction going on out front so it was difficult to find the entrance. And the bunker was closed, which was a disappointment. But our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Breathe in Berlin’s royal past while walking through
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and marble-floored foyers line the cobblestone
streets. Stroll by sophisticated restaurants, through
little parks, or around Lake Lietzensee. Window shop
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ian99
February 18, 2019|
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Response from CoreneBloemfontein | Reviewed this property |
Just turn up. Not a busy museum.
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ian99
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Response from rami m | Reviewed this property |
Ja, It's very suitable for children.
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Silvina L
July 27, 2017|
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Response from Valentina J | Reviewed this property |
They don't have wheelchairs, but it's accessible for wheelchairs, if that was the question.
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