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The ruins of this famous landmark, damaged during World War II bombings, serve as a symbol of the destruction of war.
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Breitscheidplatz, 10789 Berlin, Germany
Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf (Borough)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When meeting friends and family we've always called it the bombed out church. We all know where to go and met up then. I've always stayed near by and visited the Christmas market that surrounds this church. The church is obviously no long the full...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an odd looking church as it was bombed heavily in the second world war. It was later reconstructed with some of the damage remaining as a tribute to the victims of war. It is near the Berlin Zoo.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting visit of the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial church, showing how the old church was destroyed during WWII. Nevertheless I much prefer the new church with its blue stained-glass windows

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 1520annesophieb
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dropped by as we were staying nearby and took a walk down the main street. The church was bombed out with part of the roof missing. The most interesting was the the entrance way into the church where there were beautiful tiled mosaic on...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our fourth trip to Berlin and we finally were able to make it to the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church even though it had been on our list of things to see each trip. When you see the interior you are instantly struck with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to the Weihnachtsmarkt surrounding the church and extending to the Europa Center. It was well done with many booths. Safety barriers had been installed to prevent a repeat of the 2016 attack.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a Cross of Nails church and is a great reminder of the horrors of war and the power of reconciliation. Thought provoking and moving. A good place for reflection and prayer.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Graham J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This stunning remains of a bombarded church and the new one built next to it is a reminder for the old war but also the place of the recent terrorist attack to Berlin people.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dennisf893
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful church that reminds the war. Everytime I go to Berlin, I visit it. A historical place, very centrally situated. Don't miss it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vicky580
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This church Happened to be oretty close to our Hotel, Was also a Christmass Market Around this Church , Ourstanding , u Can see the Signs of the bombings during the second War , Is Worth A visit If U Are in Berlin

Date of experience: January 2019
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No. Entrance is free unless there is a special event taking place.
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Response from Touringmuso8 | Reviewed this property |
I enjoyed a concert here but I only stumbled across it by mistake, as I was passing there were some posters up for a concert that evening. Sorry I can't be of more help
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