Neue Wache, Berlin Neoclassical Building, Schinkel, Photo, Unter den Linden Image

Neue Wache Berlin : Unter den Linden Architecture

Historic Neoclassical Development in Berlin, Germany

page updated 25 Jul 2016 ; 5 Sep 2009

The Neue Wache and the Zeughaus

The Old Arsenal, Unter den Linden

Neue Wache (New Guard House), Unter den Linden 2, Mitte
1816
Architect: Karl Friedrich Schinkel

Neue Wache Berlin Neue Wache Neue Wache War memorial Berlin

War memorial since 1931

Style: Neoclassical

Mother with her Dead Son by Käthe Kollwitz, lit by an oculus (reminiscent of Rome’s Pantheon at a smaller scale) in centre of the Neue Wache:
Mother with her Dead Son Mother with her Dead Son Berlin

Originally guardhouse for the troops of the Crown Prince of Prussia

Photos © Adrian Welch

Building immediately to the east:

Deutsches Historisches Museum or Zeughaus
Deutsches Historisches Museum

More information online soon

Buildings close by include:

Checkpoint Charlie Building by OMA to the north
Checkpoint Charlie

Jewish Museum Berlin by Daniel Libeskind to the east
Jewish Museum Berlin

Location: Neue Wache, Unter den Linden 2, Berlin, Germany, western Europe

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Digital Media Centre and Campus Development, Masurenallee 8-14
Design: Baumschlager Eberle Architekten
Digital Media Centre Campus Berlin
renderings : Baumschlager Eberle Architekten, bloomimages Berlin GmbH
Digital Media Centre and Campus Building in Berlin
In a negotiated procedure, the Baumschlager Eberle Architekten design won the Digital Media Centre and Campus Development project of the Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (rbb).

Berlin Hyp Bank HQ
Architects: C.F. Møller Architects
Berlin Hyp Bank HQ Germany
image courtesy of architects practice
Berlin Hyp Bank HQ Building
The new HQ is designed to support the banks sustainable vision, while at the same time contributing to the transition and urban development of the surrounding area.

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