Here, following the end of combat operations in Europe, the top level representatives of the three main WWII allies met to discuss Europe's reorganization and Germany's fate.
The permanent exhibition can be seen at an authentic location in all of the palace rooms. The Villa Schöningen is situated at Glienicke Bridge – at the interface between Berlin and Potsdam, between East and West where agents used to be exchanged during the Cold War.
close article This walk leads you through the historic centre of Potsdam.
After passing the city canal you reach the most beautiful square of the city, the New market with the royal stables. Nicholas, the Old Townhall, and the newly built Potsdam City Palace, functioning as the Parliament's seat. World history was written in the summer of 1945 at Potsdam's Cecilienhof Palace.
With the Museum Barberini, supported by the Hasso Plattner Förderstiftung, there is now an art museum of the extra class in Potsdam.