Checkpoint Charlie

Top 1% of attractions in Berlin
8 / 10

10 expert reviews
Time Out Time Out
"This private museum opened not long after the DDR erected the Berlin Wall in 1961 with the purpose of documenting the events that were taking place." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
1 Star
"This museum exhibits documents relating to the construction of the Wall and the many moving attempts to cross it, which often included highly original methods." Full review
Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
"Born as a small, cramped outcry by a former anti-Communist resistance fighter, Haus am Checkpoint Charlie has evolved from a two-room improvisation to one of the most visited museums in Berlin." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"One of the most educational experiences of my life." Full review
Let's Go Let's Go
"Though we really don’t like this place, we can’t leave it out: Checkpoint Charlie is incredibly popular, absurd, and has hundreds of tourists and multiple Starbucks cafes (which..." Full review
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