Guided tour

Berlin: 2-Hour Modern Architecture Tour

4.3 / 5

12 reviews

Berlin: 2-Hour Modern Architecture Tour

From US$ 79.24 per person

Experience an interesting 2-hour walking tour of Berlin and learn all about the modern architecture of the city. Explore the fascinating buildings at Potsdamer Platz, the Kulturforum, and Leipziger Platz with an expert tour guide.

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Free cancellation
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Italian
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • See the most interesting modern architectural buildings in Berlin
  • Learn interesting facts about the architecture of the 1960s at the Kulturforum
  • Marvel at the interesting architectural concepts at Pariser Platz
  • Visit Pariser Platz with the Brandenburg Gate and Leipziger Platz
  • Discover the modern architecture at Potsdamer Platz
Full description
See the most interesting modern architecture in Berlin at Potsdamer Platz, the Kulturforum, and Leipziger Platz. Explore the beautiful buildings and learn about their fascinating history with an expert tour guide. Potsdamer Platz, once one of Berlin’s busiest spots, was reduced to a wasteland by the war and the Berlin Wall. Only after German reunification could Potsdamer Platz gain importance again. It became a creative playground for prestigious redevelopment projects, which involved some of the world’s most renowned architects. See the remnants of the Berlin Wall and admire the architecture of the 1960s at the Kulturforum. Marvel at the contemporary buildings at Leipziger Platz and Pariser Platz, and immerse yourself in the history of architecture from Modernism to Bauhaus.
Includes
  • Tour
  • Expert guide
  • Transfers
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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Brandenburg Gate, Tourist Information, Berlin

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  • Comfortable shoes

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  • Please specify your preferred tour start time when booking.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 12 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    3.4/5
  • Safety
    4.3/5
  • Service
    3.8/5
  • Organization
    3.6/5

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Hidden gems in the middle of the city.

Our guide was very good. She brought a lot of old photo's to show how things were before. Showed us a lot of things we wouldn't have noticed otherwise. It was a good mix of history and architecture. We had trouble finding each other, but she called us so it was solved quickly.

December 5, 2016

Excellent guide who tailored commentary to our background and interest

We came back to Berlin to see architecture and art. Our guide provided an excellent commentary that included social history associated with past and contemporary trends in architecture. She took care to learn something about our particular interests and tailored the commentary to them. We would readily recommend the tour and our guide to others. With appreciation for an excellent tour. Anne and Neil

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October 24, 2016

Interesting tour

Berlin has some amazing architecture and we loved learning more about the background of some of the modern buildings. Our guide met us and walked with us to a variety of buildings, ending in Potsdamer Platz, which was well worth the tour just for that site and the information she gave us about it. She was very helpful and we really enjoyed the tour.

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June 24, 2016

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