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Berlin Cathedral
The Berliner Dome also known as the Berlin Cathedral, is one of the most iconic structures to be found in the city. This Neo-Baroque building was built in 1905, has been restored after been large destroyed during World War II. The impressive dome is a key feature of the Cathedral with a dome gallery. Inside this striking building is a museum detailing the history of the Cathedral and its design. The Hohenzollern Crypt also draws the attention with its 94 entombments, some dating back to the 16th century.
TV Tower
Berlin's Fernsehturm (TV Tower) is 368 meters high and is the tallest building in Berlin. Construction for the GDR transmitter started in the 1950s and the tower erected between 1965-69 was intended as the tallest in Europe, second only to Moscow's TV Tower. The lift reaches an altitude of 200 meters in 40 seconds; the observation deck is at a height of 203 meters and the Telecafe at 207 meters. The Telecafe designed with an outer ring of revolving tables serves meals while revolving once around its axis every 30 minutes.

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