What is The National Cultural Symbol of Germany?
The Brandenburg is The National Cultural Symbol of Germany. The Brandenburg Gate stood between East and West Berlin, becoming part of the Berlin Wall.The Berlin Wall fell, and East and West Berlin were reunited when the Brandenburg Gate opened, becoming the symbol of a new Germany. The Brandenburg Gate was commissioned by Friedrich Wilhelm II to represent peace. The Gate was designed by Carl Gotthard
Langhans, the Court Superintendent of Buildings. The Gate’s design is based upon the Propylaea, the gateway to the Acropolis in Athens.