New Guardhouse

This small perfectly proportioned monument represents a temple fronted by Doric columns and flanked on either side by two massive pillars. In 1966 it became a memorial to "the victims of war and dictatorship". A reproduction of the moving sculpture by Käthe Kollwitz Mother with her Dead Son stands alone, illuminated by light falling vertically from above.

Useful information

Address:

Unter den Linden 4, 10117 Berlin

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

10am-6pm

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