The Berlin Wall
The division of a city
This year marks the 27th anniversary of a historic day for Germany: November 9, 1989, the day that the Berlin Wall fell. The Berlin Wall divided East and West Berlin, keeping families and friends apart, for over 28 years.
Find out more about the history of the Berlin Wall, search for traces, guided by our City Tips, and chip off your own little piece of the original segment Berlin Wall at The Westin Grand Hotel Berlin, just like Berliners did during the peaceful revolution 27 years ago.