Related links

Many interesting Web sites focus on the Berlin Wall. We have included only a small selection of links here.

  • Chronicle of the Wall (Chronik der Mauer)
    The Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung Potsdam and Deutschlandradio offer a rich multimedia collection of information on the origins, chronology, and consequences of the construction and fall of the Wall.
  • 13 August 1961
    On the Web site of the Federal Commissioner for the Files of the State Security Service of the Former GDR, you will find comprehensive documentation – put together based on Stasi files – of the events of the day that construction of the Wall began (only in German).
  • Divided Germany
    On the Web site of the German Historical Museum’s “Virtual Working Museum” (Lebendiges virtuelles Museum Online), you can take a virtual tour of the years of German division, 1949 to 1989 (only in German).