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The Pariser Platz

Sightseeing Pariser Platz Berlin | guidable

Pariser Platz is a well-known square in Berlin, located at the Brandenburg Gate. The history of the square dates back to the 18th century, when it was used as a place of representation for the Prussian monarchy. Over the years, the square has been the scene of historical events such as the French Revolution and the Franco-Prussian War. During the Second World War, the square was badly damaged and after the war was controlled by the Allies as part of the divided Germany and Berlin. After the fall of the Berlin Wall and the reunification of Germany, the square was rebuilt and has become a symbol of the reunification of Germany. Today it is home to several important buildings and monuments and is a popular place for tourists.

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