Even Before the Wall, Berlin’s Zoos Were Already Cold War Rivals

This guest post looks at the Berlin Wall and how it affected another key place of interest that is still a magnet today for tourists world wide: the zoo. Before the Wall we had one of the largest zoos in the world in the Tiergarten, located in the area of Bellevue Palace, Brandenburg Gate and today’s railway station, Zoologische Garten. It was far different with the wall in the way. More here.


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