Very tacky and poorly presented depiction - not really worth the time - get better info on the net - souvenir shop is full of garbage.
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The checkpoint itself isn't really much to look at here. Lots of tourists were getting their photos taken with the sentry guard, but it didn't really amount to much. What we found fascinating was the narrative on the boards leading up to the checkpoint. We...More
Before my visit I hadn't heard of Check Point Charlie. The museum is bigger than I thought from the outside and very interesting. you can also buy pieces of the wall in the gift shop. I found the attempted escape stories most interesting. Again to...More
The museum is not laid out very well, it is very "text heavy", with huge amount of text to get through that I found difficult to read, the layout is confusing and the building is very hot!
I would rate it 0/5 if I could. Half of the museum was about checkpoint Charlie but the other half was about freedom in other parts of the world, e.g. What Gandhi did. Overall it was information overload. It's like they printed out sheets after...More
Money scam. Can't be called a real museum. Do yourself a favor don't waste your money. Just some random information. Its private project of the director. You're better off reading a Wikipedia page. On star rating is far too much. The Worst museum we ever...More
This tourist trap is drawing on its name yet the inside was difficult to follow in an organized manner, difficult to read and overpriced for the entrance and the poor audio guides. The numbers on the audio guide cues were not in an easy to...More
Well checkpoint charlie is probably one of the most historical place in Berlin and they just turned it into a crappy dump. Honestly, there is nothing done to try and keep the memory of this place. Who in the world authorised the construction of a...More