25 Years Later: The Fall Of The Berlin Wall

Published November 9, 2014
Updated March 15, 2019
Published November 9, 2014
Updated March 15, 2019

The Berlin Wall fell 25 years ago today. We look back on that monumental event through photos.

25 years ago today, the wall that separated East and West Berlin finally came down, reuniting families and ushering in a sense of openness to a fractured world. In the days leading up to the anniversary, many have taken the opportunity to reflect on all that the wall represented.

The images take us back to another time: the end of Reagan and the very beginning of the internet:

Berlin Wall Axe Up
Berlin Wall Swinging
Berlin Wall Standing On Top
Berlin Wall Crowd
25 Years Later: The Fall Of The Berlin Wall
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Erin Kelly
Erin Kelly is a freelance writer, artist and video editor that splits her time between the humid Midwest and the dusty corners of her mind.
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