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Symbolizing the separation of the divided country it is a modern work of art ,unveiled in 1987 by... read more

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The sculpture is cool and very near kaufhaus des westens but I wouldn’t go there specially Just to... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Symbolizing the separation of the divided country it is a modern work of art ,unveiled in 1987 by the husband and wife team Brigitte Matschinsky-Denninghoff and Martin Matschinskyan for an event commissioned by the city of West Berlin to celebrate Berlin's 750th anniversary in 1987.

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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Berlin Sculpure ( Broken Chain ) is a unique and wonderful sculpure that signifies the once divided Berlin. It's a steel and concrete structure that is hard to miss if your near the massive Europa Center. The Sculpure makes for some great photographic opportunities including...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

The sculpture is cool and very near kaufhaus des westens but I wouldn’t go there specially Just to see it .

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Reviewed 18 July 2018

At Tauentzienstrasse, not far from KaDeWe Department Store and the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, the steel and concrete monumental structure will immediately draw your attention. The sculpture, by artists Brigitte Matschinsky-Denninghoff and Martin Matschinsky, brings back sad memories of German history - the Berlin Wall...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This sculpture is very symbolic to the broken chain/link between East and West Berlin due to the Berlin Wall being erected. It is made with steel pipes and stands a few meters tall not too far from the KdeWet shopping centre. If one is in...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

If you are nearby check it out but do not go out of your way to see it. Modern art is not my thing and I think this falls into that category.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Literally a few minutes walk from the Crowne Plaza hotel. This statue symbolizes the divided East and West Berlin of the past. Nice to see the city as one again.

Thank John K
Reviewed 29 May 2018

The Berlin Sculpture is rather unique in that it looks like a couple of giant pieces of spaghetti fighting. If you are nearby, it would be fun to see, but I wouldn't go out of my way to see it.

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

A cool sculpture with a good location. Worth having a look at if you're nearby, wouldn't travel for it.

Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Other than the juxtaposition of this sculpture to the nearby bombed-out church, this site has little to offer non modern art fans.

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Breathe in Berlin’s royal past while walking through
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Here you'll find some of the oldest homes in the city:
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and marble-floored foyers line the cobblestone
streets. Stroll by sophisticated restaurants, through
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I don't recall seeing that installation ~ it sounds provocative and poignant.
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