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Special Tour on November 9 at 17:00

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RevolutionaryBerlin has been offering walking tours since 2009. Want to get a look at the little-known revolutionary underbelly of the German capital? Our tours have been featured in: Der Spiegel, BZ, Berliner Zeitung, tageszeitung, ARD, RBB Inforadio and other media (see Press). If you want to come along, write us an email:

May Day Riots

Every year since 1987, riots have taken place in the district of Kreuzberg on May 1st. Revolutionary May Day often ends with flying cobblestones and burning cars – how did this tradition develop?

– the neighborhood uprising of 1987
– 25 years of revolutionary demonstrations (1988-2012)
– the students’ movement of 1968
– the stories of three occupied houses
– the wall and what it meant for West Berliners
Mediaspree and struggles against gentrification

Takes 2.5 hours, starting at Kottbusser Tor

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German Revolution

How Berlin workers toppled the Kaiser and ended the war in 1918.

– the workers’ movement and the First World War
– Karl Liebknecht and the resistance against the war
– the uprising in Berlin that toppled the Kaiser
– Rosa Luxemburg and the foundation of the Communist Party
– the January fighting and the murder of the communists

Takes 2.5 hours, starting at Brandenburg Gate

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A look at Berlin‘s forgotten colonial past and the struggles to remember it.

– the beginning of the Brandenburg slave trade
– the Berlin Conference of 1885 and the division of Africa
– the history of Berlin’s “African quarter”
– the Charité hospital and its collection of skulls
– today’s struggles to change colonial street names

Takes 2 hours, starting at Brandenburg Gate

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Special tours are available for school groups. Just write to us.

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