Brandenburg Gate is located in the centre of Berlin, the capital of Germany. It was originally a gate of the Berlin Wall and was named for its access to Bretenburg. The preserved Brandenburg Gate is a classical revival building. It was built between 1788 and 1791 by King Frederick William II of Prussia to commemorate Prussia's victory in the Seven Years'War. The Chinese name of Brandenburger Gate is German: Brandenburger Tor, English: Brandenburg Gate Geographical Location, Berlin Climate Type, Temperate Marine Climate, Germany. Berlin, a German city with free ticket prices from 9:30 to 18:00, suggests that the best season for three hours is May-October.