Investigate the infamous rise of the Nazis during this 4-hour walking tour of the Third Reich’s key sites in Berlin. Meet your guide at Hackescher Markt S-Bahn station and hear the history behind Adolf Hitler and his National Socialist Party. These facts will help explain the dramatic period of violence that took hold between 1933 and 1945, resulting in one Germany’s darkest eras.
Travel to Anhalter Bahnhof, where many of Berlin’s Jewish residents were deported, before walking to Heinrich Himmler’s SS and Gestapo headquarters on former Prinz-Albrecht-Strasse. Once considered the most chilling address in all of Germany, this is now home to the Topography of Terror museum.
From here, visit Herman Göring’s Ministry of Aviation, as your guide discusses the consequences of the Third Reich on the Jewish, Sinti, and Roma populations.
Your tour will finish in front of Germany’s impressive parliament building, the Reichstag. This is where the Nazis came to power in 1933, and were defeated in the Battle of Berlin in 1945 in the last days of WWII.