Apps for the Fall of the Berlin Wall

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Recommendations for Apps about the Berlin Wall:

Mauerschau – Virtuelle Touren durch die geteilte Stadt

Through eyewitness reports, archive photos and historic video material, this app makes it easier to visualise life in a divided Berlin. The app offers various tours through the German capital, stories about political divisions and the construction and eventual opening of the Berlin Wall.

Free Download:  iTunes App Store

 

Time Traveller – Die Berliner Mauer

TIME TRAVELER uses cutting edge augmented reality technology to give you a virtual window into the living history of the Berlin Wall.

Gratis Download: iTunes App Store + Google Play Store

 

Berlin Wall

Berlin Wall is an audio-visual guide using more than 100 videos to document life in the time the Berlin Wall was built and after. The app takes users along the former path of the Berlin Wall to historic sites including the Reichstag and Checkpoint Charlie. Additional background information and videos included.

Download for 2,69 €: iTunes App Store

 

Berlin Wall Art

The Berlin Wall Art app reconstructs the Iron Curtain with the last and most complete photo collection of the Berlin Wall. GPS positioning is used to show where the 330 photos were taken shortly before the Wall fell. Four different tours offer glimpses of what was once the graffiti-covered West Berlin side of the Wall.

Download for 3,99$: iTunes App Store + Google Play Store

 

GDR-Dictatorship in Berlin

This app accompanies the user to key places in the history of East Germany’s communist regime. Photo and text documents add information for each site, with most sites also having audio commentary. The forty stops can be discovered through one of several self-guided tours or on their own.

Free Download: iTunes App Store + Google Play Store

 

Die Berliner Mauer

For more than 28 years, Berlin was a city divided by a wall. Today, only a few reminders of the former division between East and West remain in the city. This app shows the former route of the wall on an interactive map. Additional photos, videos and informational texts are included for especially historical spots along the Wall such as Checkpoint Charlie. In “Discovery Mode”, you can explore German-German division on your own or follow one of the suggested tours.

Free Download: iTunes App Store

 

Tripventure: Mission Mauerfall

The user goes on a fun search across the city for clues to the past. The main character Bruno Fuchs finds the notebook of a former CIA agent in the GDR. To solve the problems and puzzles, the player has to visit the historic places in the cities of East and West Berlin. An integrated map, GPS sensor and camera images enable realistic gameplay.

Download for 2,69 €: iTunes App Store + Google Play Store

More Berlin Apps + Webseiten at visitBerlin.com