EMBASSIES AND STATE REPRESENTATIONS
The return of embassies to the diplomatic quarter in the Tiergarten district has brought forth an array of modern buildings and ambitious architectural concepts, as well as the restoration of a number of historical and monumental buildings from the Nazi era. The tour illustrates the vibrant diversity of architectural materials and structures with which the various countries and states express their local traditions.
Buildings visited in the course of the tour – including interior visits:
Nordic Embassies (Berger + Parkkinen, 3xN, Pálmar Kristmundsson, Snøhetta, Viiva arkkitehtuuri Oy, Gert Wingårdh, Pysall Ruge), Embassies of Japan and Italy, Greece, the Slovak Republic and Estonia as well as Mexico (Gonzales/Léon), Austria (Hans Hollein), India (LéonWohlhageWernik), South Africa (MMS Architekten) and Turkey (Nickol Schmidt Hillig)
Bremen (LéonWohlhageWernik), North Rhine-Westphalia (Petzinka, Pink und Partner), Baden-Württemberg (Dietrich Bangert), Konrad Adenauer Foundation (Thomas van den Valentien), Bundeswehr (German Armed Forces) Memorial (meck architects), Diplomats’ Park (Florian Fischötter, Frank Schiffer, Klaus Theo Brenner, Haas)
Duration approx. 3 hours
can be combined with the Classic-Tour City-West