Discover the embassy district of Berlin. Enjoy the unique architecture and learn the history behind the buildings. Each embassy was built to represent themes and images from its home country, resulting in hugely varied architecture.
What to Expect
Experience a unique insight into Berlin's diplomatic district. Start with a coffee break in the community center of the Nordic Embassies and learn interesting facts about the history of Berlin's diplomacy, the architectural history of the neighborhood and its fate after 1945.
Explore a variety of architectural buildings and interiors. See the embassies of Mexico and Syria as well as the innovative design of the national office of the CDU. Discover the Saudi Arabian embassy, a typical representative of oriental architecture, and the embassies of Japan and Italy as examples of architectural propaganda built by order of the Third Reich.
See the embassies of Greece, the United Arab Emirates, and South Africa. Discover the new building of the Embassy of Turkey, on a historic site, and the Indian Embassy, an example of a country that did not want to refer to its past, despite its construction from traditional materials. See the temporary resting place of Nefertiti and visit the embassies of Austria and Egypt.
What's Not Included
- Travel to point of departure
Know Before You Go
Visit to the interiors of the embassies on request and subject to availability. Permits may also be revoked.