Old photos show the palace’s original beauty

In the archives and also on the photographic market in second-hand bookshops we are constantly finding rare photographs from the early days of photography that we have not seen before.

Daring to rebuild Berlin Palace

Public reaction was full of incredulity and astonishment. For years, newspapers used to write about our endeavours to reconstruct Berlin Palace in its original form as if they were writing about some prohibited, arrogant act that needed to be stopped.