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Brandenburger Tor

E3 Pariser Platz & Brandenburger Tor @ 100, 300

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t The iconic and imposing Brandenburger Tor, gateway to the city

The Brandenburg Gate is the quintessential symbol of Berlin. A magnificent Neo-Classical structure, based on the entrance to the Acropolis, it was built between 1788 and 1791, with its sculptured decorations added in 1795. A pair of pavilions, once used by guards and customs officers, frames its powerful Doric colonnade and entablature. The bas-reliefs depict scenes from Greek mythology, and the whole structure is crowned ...

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