In pictures: Adolf Hitler's bunker recreated in Berlin

Published
Related Topics
image copyrightAP
image captionHitler spent the last phase of World War Two stuck inside a bunker, as recreated here in a Nazi-era air raid shelter in Berlin.
image copyrightAP
image captionA mock-up of Hitler's living room-cum-office - but the furniture is not from the original bunker.
image copyrightAFP
image captionThe dictator's desk: As fighting raged outside, the Fuehrer was holed up with his closest associates, including Eva Braun, who he married inside the bunker in his final hours.
image copyrightGetty Images
image captionThis is believed to be the last official photo of Hitler - he shot himself on 30 April 1945.
image copyrightAP
image captionThe bunker, as seen in this model, had 30 rooms. It was located in the Reich Chancellery gardens near the Brandenburg Gate.
image copyrightAFP
image captionPhotos tell the story of Hitler's bunker in 1945 - some show Soviet troops posing inside it.
image copyrightGetty Images
image captionA US soldier inside the burnt-out bunker after Hitler's suicide in 1945.
image copyrightGetty Images
image captionIn 1945, Soviet soldiers posed at Hitler's alleged makeshift grave in war-ravaged Berlin.
image copyrightGetty Images
image captionIn 1959, communist East Germany removed the debris of Hitler's bunker - a notice is all that marks the spot now.

More on this story

Around the BBC

Related Internet Links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites.