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The restoration was made possible thanks to German and American sponsors. The cost of the project has been divided between the Castle Foundation, the East German Savings Bank Foundation and the American World Monuments Fund. An estimated 126 million euros ($175 million) are needed for the repairs. To save the palace from deterioration, some 45 million euros more will be needed over the next 10 to 15 years.
This restorer is at work in the concert hall, an area of the palace which has been closed since 1983.
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Pomp and Glory
Reconstruction of Potsdam's New Palace is officially underway. Join us on a tour.