Unter den LindenUnter den Linden
(Under the Limes
- named for its linden trees
which line the pedestrianised area between the two carriageways) is one of Berlin
's splendid boulevards. It used to start in Tiergarten
, but the section west of the Brandenburg Gate
, going through the Tiergarten Park, is called now Straße des 17. Juni
. The rich history of the Prussian
era is reflected in the buildings, which include
After the Schlossbübrucke bridge over the canal the road becomes Karl-Liebknecht-Straße.
See also: Karl Friedrich Schinkel.