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{Germany} A State Visit at Schönhausen Palace

June 7, 2016

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100 Museums Challenge: Museums No.71 Last Friday, I was invited to take part in a Tweetup at Schönhausen Palace in Berlin Pankow, to view the current special exhibition ‘Palaces for the State Visitor: State Visits in the Divided Germany’. Starting with the state visits of Queen Elizabeth II to Brühl, near Bonn – the former capital of West Germany – in 1965, and Hungarian General Secretary János Kádár to East Berlin in 1966, the exhibition tells the story of two opposing political systems, and two […]

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