SUWANEE, Ga. -- A section of the Berlin Wall currently stands in front of Suwanee City Hall. It will soon be sold to the highest bidder.
The city said the piece of wall is 13 feet tall and weighs 8,000 pounds. It features graffiti depicting people, a building and an American flag.
"We're thrilled to be able to exhibit this section of the Berlin Wall," Suwanee Economic and Community Development director Denise Brinson said in a statement. "It's a cool way to bring an important piece of art and history to area residents. This display fits in well with Suwanee's goal of making art accessible."
The piece of wall will be auctioned Saturday, May 25 at 4:30 p.m. Visit suwanee.com for more information.