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Culver City’s Cold War-focused Wende Museum to reopen in November in revamped National Guard Armory

The free museum will be housed in a revamped National Guard Armory Housed for more than a decade an office park, Culver City’s Wende Museum—a repository of incredible Cold War-era artifacts from the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe—is finally growing into a new, higher-profile headquarters. Many Angelenos might not be recognize the museum by name, but they are likely familiar with the giant hunk of the Berlin Wall in Miracle Mile—an installation made possible by the Wende.
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