The Wende Museum

5741 Buckingham Pkwy.
Culver City, CA 90230- Map It
(310) 216-1600

AAA Editor Notes

The Wende Museum, 5741 Buckingham Pkwy., Suite E, details life in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union 1945-91, during the Cold War. A variety of artifacts are featured, including artwork, flags, household items, photos, posters, toys and fragments of the Berlin Wall. One of the galleries is dedicated to items collected from a former Checkpoint Charlie border guard. Temporary exhibits also are offered. Tours lasting 45-90 minutes cover the galleries and the archives. Note: In early 2017, the museum is expected to move into the National Guard Armory building at 10808 Culver Blvd. Guided tours are available.
Hours: Fri. 10-5; guided tours depart at 11:30 and 2. Guided tours are offered by appointment Wed.-Thurs. at 11:30 (English and German) and 2 (English only). Closed holidays.