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Soviet War Memorial

Strasse des 17. Juni 100 | Treptower Park, 12435 Berlin, Germany
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Strasse des 17. Juni 100 | Treptower Park, 12435 Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Within the beautiful Tiergarten, and near the Siegessäule (Victory Column), Brandenburg gate and Reichstag Building, this memorial is well worth a moment to visit. As the burial site of fallen Soviet soldiers, it remains a place of pilgrimage for war veterans from the countries of...More

Thank Prof_Thea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would say that a visit to this memorial is even better than going to the Brandenburger Gate. The monument is HUGE and there are beautiful neoclassic murals of WW2 battles inspired in greek antiquity with sentences from Stalin. Definitely a piece of history and...More

Thank Markos K
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I visited Soviet War Memorial from East Side Gallery after taking a bus. The park is bit far from from main city but is very accessible from both bus and S-Bahn (S-Treptower Park). I suggested you keep 2-3 hours for this visit. The park is...More

Thank Karan0504
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The monument is beautiful, and one of the few WW2 monuments close to the city center that is not related to the holocaust. It is free to visit, and great for pictures. Also, it is close to the Victory Spire, so you can visit both...More

Thank Enrique F
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is absolutely amazing! Pick a nice day for weather and grab the S Bahn to Treptower Park to wander around this superb restored part of the Park. In the middle of a very big and busy City, you can 'hide' here for a good...More

Thank Pedrostein
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Out of all the memorials we saw, this was one of the most impressive ones. It is one of the central memorials and is not far from the popular tourist attractions. As with all of the memorials in Berlin, it is very moving and humbling...More

Thank TheLondonLady21
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This memorial is a short walk along the avenue, directly opposite the back of the Brandenburg gate, and is worth a visit if you have an interest in ll world history. It brings into sharp focus, just how many Russian soldiers were lost in the...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Indeed, this monument is impressive and pretty close from the Brandebourg gate. It's about one or two minutes walking in the direction of the victory column.

Thank berver65
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I found this memorial to the Red Army's sacrifice against the Germans to be very compelling. My wife and I saw it as part of Insider Tours' Third Reich tour (recommended). As our guide said, "Hollywood and the West's history books like to focus their...More

Thank daliwzrd
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Located in Treptower Park, the Soviet War Memorial honors the more than 80,000 Soviet soldiers lost in the Battle of Berlin to defeat the Nazis. Very impressive soviet era memorial flanked by 2 tanks.

Thank denver60
Breathe in Berlin’s royal past while walking through
the gardens of beautiful Charlottenburg Palace, which
lends its name to this well-heeled neighbourhood.
Here you'll find some of the oldest homes in the city:
upper-class apartment buildings with ornate facades
and marble-floored foyers line the cobblestone
streets. Stroll by sophisticated restaurants, through
little parks, or around Lake Lietzensee. Window shop
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