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Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

Invalidenstraße 50-51, 10557 Berlin, Germany

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About Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

An old railway terminus converted into a contemporary art museum. Part of Berlin National Gallery.



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Reichstag Building1.13km from Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

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