100 Sights in Berlin, Germany (with Map and Images)
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1. FichtebunkerBook Free Tour*
The Gasometer Fichtestraße originally belonged to an ensemble of four gas containers, the gas container station Fichtestraße. The building from 1883–1884 is the oldest surviving gasometer in Berlin and the only one built of bricks. During the Second World War it was converted into an air-raid shelter. In September 2006, the Liegenschaftsfonds des Landes Berlin sold the building to private investors, who had apartments built on the roof of the Gasometer by spring 2010. The building and the outbuildings are listed buildings.
2. BethanienBook Free Tour*
The Bethanien am Mariannenplatz in Berlin's Kreuzberg district (SO 36) was a deaconess hospital and was founded in the mid-19th century as the Central Deaconess House Bethanien and as a legacy of King Frederick William IV. It was shut down in 1970, citizens' initiatives prevented its demolition. The state of Berlin placed the Bethanien under monument protection and bought it. Since then, it has served as a place for cultural, artistic and social institutions and self-organized initiatives and is run under the name Kunstraum Bethanien. The premises of the Künstlerhaus Bethanien, an international cultural centre, studio house and workplace for professional artists, which resided in Bethanien until 2010, are now located at Kottbusser Straße 10.
3. Hackesche HöfeBook Free Tour*
The Hackesche Höfe is a notable courtyard complex situated adjacent to the Hackescher Markt in the centre of Berlin. The complex consists of eight interconnected courtyards, accessed through a main arched entrance at number 40 Rosenthaler Straße.
4. Jewish cemeteryBook Free Tour*
The Old Jewish Cemetery in the Große Hamburger Straße in today's Berlin district Mitte is the oldest reliably occupied burial place of the Jewish Community of Berlin after the Judenkiewer Spandau. In the area of today's entrance there had been an old people's home of the Jewish community since 1844.
Wikipedia: Jüdischer Friedhof Berlin-Mitte (DE), Heritage Website
5. OberbaumbrückeBook Free Tour*
The Oberbaum Bridge is a double-deck bridge crossing Berlin's River Spree, considered one of the city's landmarks. It links Friedrichshain and Kreuzberg, former boroughs that were divided by the Berlin Wall, and has become an important symbol of Berlin's unity.
6. Museum Island
The Museum Island is a museum complex on the northern part of the Spree Island in the historic heart of Berlin. It is one of the most visited sights of Germany's capital and one of the most important museum sites in Europe. Built from 1830 to 1930 by order of the Prussian Kings according to plans by five architects, Museum Island was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1999 because of its testimony to the architectural and cultural development of museums in the 19th and 20th centuries. It consists of the Altes Museum, the Neues Museum, the Alte Nationalgalerie, the Bode-Museum and the Pergamonmuseum. As Museum Island includes all of Spree Island north of the Unter den Linden, the Berliner Dom is also located here, near the Lustgarten. To the south, the reconstructed Berlin Palace houses the Humboldt Forum museum and opened in 2020. Since German reunification, the Museum Island has been rebuilt and extended according to a master plan. In 2019, a new visitor center and art gallery, the James Simon Gallery, was opened.
7. Brandenburg Gate
The Brandenburg Gate is an 18th-century neoclassical monument in Berlin, built on the orders of Prussian king Frederick William II after restoring the Orangist power by suppressing the Dutch popular unrest. One of the best-known landmarks of Germany, it was built on the site of a former city gate that marked the start of the road from Berlin to the town of Brandenburg an der Havel, which used to be the capital of the Margraviate of Brandenburg.
8. Pergamon Museum
The Pergamon Museum is a listed building on the Museum Island in the historic centre of Berlin. It was built from 1910 to 1930 by order of German Emperor Wilhelm II according to plans by Alfred Messel and Ludwig Hoffmann in Stripped Classicism style. As part of the Museum Island complex, the Pergamon Museum was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1999 because of its architecture and testimony to the evolution of museums as architectural and social phenomena.
9. Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe
The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, also known as the Holocaust Memorial, is a memorial in Berlin to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust, designed by architect Peter Eisenman and Buro Happold. It consists of a 19,000-square-metre (200,000 sq ft) site covered with 2,711 concrete slabs or "stelae", arranged in a grid pattern on a sloping field. The original plan was to place nearly 4,000 slabs, but after the recalculation, the number of slabs that could legally fit into the designated areas was 2,711. The stelae are 2.38 m long, 0.95 m wide and vary in height from 0.2 to 4.7 metres. They are organized in rows, 54 of them going north–south, and 87 heading east–west at right angles but set slightly askew. An attached underground "Place of Information" holds the names of approximately 3 million Jewish Holocaust victims, obtained from the Israeli museum Yad Vashem.
Wikipedia: Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe (EN), Website
The Kreuzberg is a hill in the Kreuzberg locality of Berlin, Germany, in former West Berlin. It rises about 66 m (217 ft) above the sea level. It was named by King Frederick William III of Prussia after the Iron Cross which crowns the top of the Prussian National Monument for the Liberation Wars, designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, on its inauguration on 30 March 1821. On 27 September 1921 the borough assembly of the VIth borough of Berlin decided to name the borough after the hill. The borough was subsequently downgraded to a locality in 2001.
11. Landschaftspark Herzberge
The entire former area around the Evangelical Hospital Queen Elisabeth Herzberge (Keh) has been known as a Landscape Park Herzberge since 2010. It is located in the Berlin district of Lichtenberg. By 2007, the area consisted of a mixture of fallow, economic, living and green areas without joint development with diverse problems. The agricultural exchange Germany Ost e. From 2004, V., together with the Lichtenberg district office, initiated a number of funded projects for careful, natural development of the area for a model project of urban agriculture in Berlin. In different stages, the different areas have been brought together over the years and converted into agricultural areas, networked biotopes, path systems and recreation areas. The main structural work was essentially complete in 2013. Agricultural use through the extensive grazing of the areas with rough -wool Pomeranian landscapes goes hand in hand with the preservation and development of a species -rich and valuable landscape protection area in the district. The designation of the Herzberge landscape park as a landscape protection area was requested from the Senate of Berlin. This application was met in spring 2019.
12. House of the Cultures of the World
The Haus der Kulturen der Welt (HKW), in English House of the World's Cultures, in Berlin is Germany's national center for the presentation and discussion of international contemporary arts, with a special focus on non-European cultures and societies. It presents art exhibitions, theater and dance performances, concerts, author readings, films and academic conferences on Visual Art and culture. It is one of the institutions which, due to their national and international standing and the quality of their work, receive funding from the federal government as so-called "lighthouses of culture", from the Federal Minister of State for Culture and the Media as well as from the Federal Foreign Office. As a venue and collaboration partner, HKW has hosted festivals such as the transmediale, curatorial platforms, biennials such as the Berlin Documentary Forum, and mentorship programs such as Forecast. Since 2013, its interdisciplinary elaboration on the Anthropocene discourse has included conferences, exhibitions, and other artistic formats performed together with philosophers, scientists, and arstists, such as Bruno Latour and Hans Joachim Schellnhuber.
13. German Spy Museum
The Berlin Spy Museum is a private museum in Berlin which was created by former journalist Franz-Michael Günther. The museum opened to the public on the 19th of September 2015. Günther's aspirations were to create a museum devoted to the history of spies and espionage in the former spy capital of Germany. The museum is located in the central area of Potsdamer Platz, formerly known as the "death strip", as it lies on the perimeters of the wall which once divided East and West Berlin. The museum acts as an educational institution, with its permanent exhibitions bridging together centuries of espionage stories and tactics, immersing visitors in a multi-media experience. The museum particularly focuses on the World Wars and the Cold War through a range of a 1000 different exhibits and artefacts. Since its opening in 2015, 1,000,000 people have visited the museum and recently in 2020 it was nominated for the European Museum of the Year Award. The Berlin Spy Museum is partnered with the International Spy Museum in Washington, D. C. , and many of the artefacts and installations within the museum have captured media attention around the world.
14. Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO)
Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO) is a German research institute located in Berlin, Germany. The researchers focus on a comparative and interdisciplinary study of the Middle East, Africa, Eurasia, South and Southeast Asia. Central to its current research topics is the study of predominantly Muslim societies and their relations with non-Muslim neighbours. ZMO was founded in 1996 as an independent centre for the humanities, cultural and social sciences and is situated in the “Mittelhof”, which was designed by Hermann Muthesius, in Berlin-Nikolassee. Under the directorate of Ulrike Freitag, the centre is part of the association “Geisteswissenschaftliche Zentren Berlin e. V. ”. The research programme has been funded by the Berlin Senate, the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) and the German Ministry for Education and Research. Since January 1, 2017 ZMO is part of the Leibniz Association.
The Schillerpark housing estate is a housing estate in the English Quarter of the Berlin district of Wedding. It was built in the 1920s according to plans by the architect Bruno Taut and is considered the first metropolitan residential project outside the field of private entrepreneurs in Berlin during the Weimar Republic. It was also one of the early cooperative settlements of the Berliner Spar- und Bauverein, which had the settlement built since 1924. In the trade union-cooperative network model, GEHAG took over the construction supervision, the construction execution the Bauhütte Berlin. The settlement aimed at an aesthetic, structural and content-related redefinition of housing construction. Since 7 July 2008, the Schillerpark housing estate, together with five other Berlin Modernist housing estates, has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Wikipedia: Siedlung Schillerpark (DE), Website, Heritage Website
Unité d'Habitation of Berlin is a 1958 apartment building located in Berlin, Germany, designed by Le Corbusier following his concept of Unité d'Habitation. Le Corbusier's Unité d'Habitation concept was materialised in four other buildings in France with a similar design. The building is constructed in béton brut and is part of the initial architecture style we know today as brutalism. The structure was built with on site prefab cast concrete panels and poured ceiling slabs. The Modulor system is the base measure of the Unité and Corbusier used not more than 15 Modulor measures to construct the entire structure form. Ultimately the work has been eliminated from Le Corbusier's oeuvre, which he confirmed himself until his death in 1965 and which has also been confirmed posthumous in 1967 in his last authorized publication of his work.
17. Zum Guten Hirten
The Evangelical Church Zum Guten Hirten in the Berlin district of Friedenau was built as a nave church with narrow, aisle-like side aisles and a slender, 70-meter-high tower in neo-Gothic style according to a design by Karl Doflein. The slate-roofed masonry building, veneered with dark red bricks, was built in an exposed urban location on Friedrich-Wilhelm-Platz. On the birthday of Empress Augusta Victoria, the foundation stone was laid in her presence, and she was also present at the inauguration. During the Second World War, the church suffered damage during Allied air raids, including the windows, the roof was largely destroyed, and all murals were destroyed by weather damage. After the war, the interior was simply restored, but later renovations brought closer to the original. The church is a listed building.
Wikipedia: Kirche Zum Guten Hirten (Berlin-Friedenau) (DE), Website
The Kienbergpark is a public green and recreational area on the eastern bank of the Wuhle in the Berlin district of Hellersdorf. It was named after the 102.2 metre high Kienberg in the centre of the park. It was created in 1996 on the initiative of the district administration Hellersdorf on former brownfield sites and equipped with a peace sign made of natural materials. At the same time, the park is part of a long-term planned and gradually realized overarching green corridor, the Trianonpark, which extends from Ahrensfelde to Köpenick, where it merges into the Köpenick Forest. The facility, initially called Rohrbruchpark, was renamed in 2003 after the Serbian peace activist and prima ballerina Jelena Šantić. In the course of the IGA 2017, the park was renamed Kienbergpark and slightly redesigned.
The Pallasstraße high-rise bunker, also known as the Sportpalast-Bunker, is a four-storey high-rise bunker on Pallasstraße in Berlin's Schöneberg district, the shell of which was completed during World War II. After completion and modernization in the 1980s, it was usable as a civil protection facility until 2010 and was used as a warehouse for emergency goods. Since May 2002, the bunker has been used as a "place of remembrance" by the advanced history course of the neighbouring Sophie Scholl School, by the Kunstamt Tempelhof-Schöneberg and by the Berliner Unterwelten association; the association takes care of the maintenance of the building on behalf of the Berlin Senate. The deconsecration as a civil protection facility was carried out in 2010, since 2011 it has been a listed building.
Kollwitzplatz is a city square in the Berlin district of Prenzlauer Berg, district of Pankow. The square forms the center of the so-called "Kollwitzkiez". It was named, on 7 October 1947, after the German graphic artist and sculptor Käthe Kollwitz, who spent a large part of her life here in the house at Weissenburger Straße No. 25. Until then, it was called Wörther Platz; a name that was given to it when the area was planned for construction in 1875. Indirectly, this name is also a reminder of her husband Karl Kollwitz, who worked here as a physician until 1940 and thus shaped the area around the square independently of his wife. The triangular complex is bordered by Kollwitzstraße, Knaackstraße and Wörther Straße. In total, the square is about 6000 m2 in size.
21. Sankt Marien
The St. Marien Church of the Evangelical Lutheran St. Marishe community in the independent Evangelical Lutheran church is located in Riemeisterstraße 10–12 in the Zehlendorf district of the Steglitz-Zehlendorf district. The church building designed according to the plans of the architect Hans Schmidt from Hamburg-Harburg was completed by the architectural office Kraul and Jäckel from Hamburg. The architects Manfred F. Manleitner and Erwin SRP, both from Berlin, were commissioned with the local construction management. The church building was consecrated on February 18, 1973 by the later Bishop Gerhard Rost under the assistant of church councilor Matthias Schulz and the then parish priest Jobst Schöne. The parish belongs to the Berlin-Brandenburg church district.
22. New Museum
The Neues Museum is a listed building on the Museum Island in the historic centre of Berlin. Built from 1843 to 1855 by order of King Frederick William IV of Prussia in Neoclassical and Renaissance Revival styles, it is considered as the major work of Friedrich August Stüler. After suffering damage in World War II and decay in East Germany, it was restored from 1999 to 2009 by David Chipperfield. Currently, the Neues Museum is home to the Ägyptisches Museum, the Papyrussammlung, the Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte and parts of the Antikensammlung. As part of the Museum Island complex, the museum was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1999 because of its outstanding architecture and testimony to the evolution of museums as a cultural phenomenon.
23. Harnack House
The Harnack House in the Dahlem district of Berlin, Germany was opened in 1929 as a centre for German scientific and intellectual life. Located in the intellectual colony of Dahlem, seat of the Free University Berlin, it was founded by the Kaiser Wilhelm Gesellschaft (KWG) on the initiative of its first president, the theologian Adolf von Harnack, and of its then chairman, Friedrich Glum. The project was supported politically by the Weimar Republic Chancellor Wilhelm Marx and Foreign Minister Gustav Stresemann, and an influential Centre Party deputy Georg Schreiber. The land for its construction was donated by the state of Prussia, and the costs of building and furnishing the house were defrayed partly by the government, and partly by public subscription.
24. Volkspark Wilmersdorf
The public green and recreational area Volkspark Wilmersdorf is located in the Wilmersdorf district of the Berlin district Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf near the street Wilhelmsaue, the former center of Alt-Wilmersdorf. Together with the neighbouring Rudolph-Wilde-Park in Schöneberg, the Volkspark forms a total of around 2.5 kilometres long and only around 150 metres wide inner-city green corridor. Of this, the Wilmersdorf share is about 1850 meters, which extends from the Rudolph-Wilde-Park on Kufsteiner Straße in the east to the city ring in the west. The park, Wilmersdorf's largest green area with 12.3 hectares, includes the Fennsee at the western exit and two sports fields between Uhlandstraße and Bundesallee, where the Wilmersdorfer See was located.
The Evangelical Heilige-Geist-Church, built in 1905–1906 according to plans by Georg Dinklage and Ernst Paulus on the pointed-angled corner plot of Perleberger Straße 36/Birkenstraße 60/61, forms the urban center of the Stephans district in the Moabit district. On December 19, 1906, the church was inaugurated in the presence of Empress Auguste Viktoria. During the Second World War, the Heilige Geist Church suffered little damage. Only the colored glass windows had to be replaced. The church in historicizing Gothic style, reminiscent of Märkische traditions, is a listed building. The Evangelical parish of Heilige-Geist belongs to the Church Circle of Berlin Stadtmitte (KKBS) of the Evangelical Church in Berlin-Brandenburg-Silesian Oberlausitz (Ekbo).
26. Hahn-Meitner Building
Nuclear fission was discovered in December 1938 by chemists Otto Hahn and Fritz Strassmann and physicists Lise Meitner and Otto Robert Frisch. Fission is a nuclear reaction or radioactive decay process in which the nucleus of an atom splits into two or more smaller, lighter nuclei and often other particles. The fission process often produces gamma rays and releases a very large amount of energy, even by the energetic standards of radioactive decay. Scientists already knew about alpha decay and beta decay, but fission assumed great importance because the discovery that a nuclear chain reaction was possible led to the development of nuclear power and nuclear weapons. Hahn was awarded the 1944 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the discovery of nuclear fission.
The Martin Luther Church in today's Berlin district of Neukölln was built in the neo-Gothic style by Fritz Gottlob. The foundation stone was laid on July 2, 1908. Prince August Wilhelm attended the inauguration of the church on 15 November 1909 as a representative of the imperial family. During World War II, the church was destroyed; reconstruction began in 1952 under architect W. Rossa. The tower dome was restored shortened. In 1953 the topping-out ceremony for the nave took place. On 20 January 1957, Bishop Otto Dibelius consecrated the rebuilt church, which is now a listed building. In 1970, according to plans by the architect Günter Kohlhaus, a reconstruction was started, which was provisionally completed with the inauguration on 1 October 1972.
Wikipedia: Martin-Luther-Kirche (Berlin-Neukölln) (DE), Website
The Helmholtzplatz, ugs. Helmi, is a rectangular square in the Prenzlauer Berg district of the Pankow district of Berlin. It forms the central square of the Helmholtzkieze. It is named after the physicist Hermann von Helmholtz. The heavily landscaped square with two children's playgrounds, a football field, several table tennis tables, a streetball court and a neighbourhood meeting place is about three metres above the level of the surrounding residential streets Raumerstraße, Lychener Straße, Lettestraße, Schliemannstraße and Dunckerstraße. It conveys the character of a small park in the middle of the densely populated old building area and fulfils the function of an important recreational area and a social meeting point for the residents.
29. Der Bevölkerung
The artwork DER BEVÖLKERUNG by Hans Haacke was as commissioned and installed in 2000. It was erected in the north courtyard of the German Reichstag building in the year 2000 by resolution of the German Bundestag. The work consists of a trough measuring 21 x 7 meters, bounded by wooden beams, from the center of which the words "DER BEVÖLKERUNG" radiate toward the sky in white neon letters. The words can be seen from all levels of the building: from the assembly hall, the floor reserved for the political parties and the press, as well as by visitors on the roof. The public funds allocated to the project were the equivalent of approx. 200,000 euros. The artwork was realized within the framework of the Reichstag's art in architecture program.
The Gertraudenbrücke and the Neue Gertraudenbrücke in Berlin lead the Gertraudenstraße over the Spreekanal to Spittelmarkt in the district of Mitte and connect the historic districts of Alt-Kölln and Neukölln am Wasser. The stone Gertrauden Bridge, built between 1894 and 1895, is a listed building and was extended with the Neue Gertraudenbrücke, built in 1977 as a steel girder bridge and running parallel to the south, so that today an ensemble consists of two bridges. The Neue Gertraudenbrücke is part of Bundesstraße 1 and belongs in the area of the historic center of Berlin to the heavily frequented traffic highway that leads from Potsdamer/Leipziger Platz via Leipziger Straße, Spittelmarkt and Molkenmarkt to Alexanderplatz.
The Buttbrunnen is a small fountain on the Museum Island in the Berlin district of Mitte. It was created as a playful homage to King Friedrich Wilhelm IV, the builder of the Neues Museum. The Buttbrunnen is located immediately west of the Altes Museum on the wall between two staircases that lead from the level of the Lustgarten to the Iron Bridge over the Kupfergraben and to today's Bodestraße. The difference in height was created when the bridge and road were renewed and raised between 1914 and 1916. In 1916, the southern retaining wall was decorated with a wall fountain made of Franconian shell limestone, designed by the Berlin sculptor Robert Schirmer (1850–1923). The Buttbrunnen is also known as the "plaice on dry land".
32. GRIPS Theater
The Grips-Theatre in Berlin is a well-known and well-respected emancipatory children's and youth theatre, located at Altonaer Straße at Hansaplatz in the Hansaviertel in Berlin's Mitte district. It is “the first theatre worldwide to deal sociocritically with the lives and living conditions of children and young people and to incorporate this in original humorous and musical plays”. It has gained a national and international reputation, not least due to its former artistic director Volker Ludwig's musicals for adults, such as its evergreen Linie 1, Café Mitte or the adaptation of Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World. GRIPS’ plays have been re-staged over 1,500 times in some 40 languages around the world.
The Johanniskirche is a church designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel and consecrated in 1835, extended several times and renewed after war damage. It is located in the district of Berlin-Moabit in the Mitte district and is one of the four Schinkel suburban churches, all of which originally had a similar building plan. It is named after John the Baptist. The Evangelical St. John's Church belongs to the Evangelical parish of Berlin-Tiergarten and thus to the church district Berlin Stadtmitte (KKBS) of the Evangelical Church Berlin-Brandenburg-Silesian Upper Lusatia (EKBO). The church, rebuilt and expanded several times after its inauguration, is a listed building together with the associated church buildings.
34. New Church
The New Church, is located in Berlin on the Gendarmenmarkt across from French Church of Friedrichstadt. Its parish comprised the northern part of the then new quarter of Friedrichstadt, which until then belonged to the parish of the congregations of Jerusalem's Church. The Lutheran and Calvinist congregants used German as their native language, as opposed to the French-speaking Calvinist congregation of the adjacent French Church of Friedrichstadt. The congregants' native language combined with the domed tower earned the church its colloquial name Deutscher Dom. While the church physically resembles a cathedral, it is not a cathedral in the formal sense of the word, as it was never the seat of a bishop.
35. Wohnanlage ehem. Gertraudenhospital
The former Gertraudenhospital at Wartenburgstraße 1 at the corner of Großbeerenstraße in Berlin's Kreuzberg district is a listed brick building with several wings and a park-like front garden from the 1870s. It is the second domicile of the St. Gertraudt Foundation, which was founded in 1411 as a "noble lady" in Berlin-Mitte and still exists today. The building, which was moved to Kreuzberg in 1872, came under the administration of the Am Urban Hospital in 1945. After its sale at the beginning of the 21st century, it was converted into a residential park with 103 condominiums and two commercial units by the Berlin architectural firm Stephan Höhne, while respecting the monument preservation aspects.
36. Kühlhaus Berlin
The Kühlhaus am Gleisdreieck is an industrial monument near the Berlin underground station Gleisdreieck, which was built from 1900 to 1901 with eight floors and 6000 m² as the largest cold store in Europe in the Luckenwalder Straße. It was divided into cold store I and cold store II, although only the latter still exists today. It was operated by the Gesellschaft für Markt- und Kühlhallen, which opened another factory at Scharnhorststraße 28–29 in 1912. Today, the building is the centre of various events such as readings, concerts, theatre performances and fashion fairs such as Berlin Fashion Week; the administration building in Trebbiner Straße houses the German Museum of Technology.
37. Villa Borsig
The Borsig-Villa Reiherwerder is a former country house of the Berlin entrepreneurial family Borsig. It is located on the 12.37 hectare peninsula Reiherwerder on the northwest side of the Tegeler See belonging to the Berlin district of Reinickendorf. Together with the neighbouring buildings, it is now part of the grounds of the Foreign Service Academy of the Federal Foreign Office, where all members of the middle, upper and higher foreign service have been trained since the beginning of 2006. The villa itself serves as a guest house of the Federal Foreign Office. Immediately north of the villa there is a garden in neo-baroque style on the water side. The entire site is not open to the public.
38. Rüdesheimer Platz
The Rüdesheimer Platz is located in the Berlin district of Wilmersdorf and represents the center of the Rheingauviertel. The square is flanked to the west by Rüdesheimer Straße and to the east by Ahrweilerstraße. The streets are named after towns and villages from the Rheingau-Taunus-Kreis in the state of Hesse. Since 1972 there has been a sponsorship of the former district of Wilmersdorf with the district Rheingau-Taunus, a partnership since 1991. Since 1984, the partnership has also included the vineyard in the Wilmersdorf stadium with vines from the Rheingau-Taunus, from which the winegrowers press the Wilmersdorfer Rheingauperle. The first harvest was in autumn 1986.
The Christophoruskirche is a Protestant church in the Friedrichshagen district of Berlin, Germany. It was built in the years 1901-1903 according to a design by Jürgen Kröger by Ernst Schrammer as a replacement of the former village church. The most important treasure of the church is the altar Bible with a dedication of Empress Augusta Victoria, which was given to the community at the inauguration of the building. The building in Bölschestraße is a listed building. It serves the Evangelical parish of Friedrichshagen, which belongs to the Lichtenberg-Oberspree church district in the Berlin district of the Evangelical Church Berlin-Brandenburg-Silesian Upper Lusatia.
Wikipedia: Christophoruskirche (Berlin-Friedrichshagen) (DE)
40. Direktorenhaus Berlin
The Direktorenhaus Berlin is a gallery and an art and cultural center in Berlin's Mitte district. It was founded in 2010 by Pascal Johanssen and Katja Kleiss in Berlin as an exhibition venue for applied arts. The center is located on the grounds and building complex of the Alte Münze, the former state mint in the historic center of Berlin. After 20 years of vacancy, the dilapidated building was renovated by the operators of the director's house and thus saved from decay. The Direktorenhaus is also the seat of Musicboard Berlin, well-known artists and musicians such as the Berlin rock band Bonaparte use the rooms of the house as studios and rehearsal rooms.
41. Gedenkstein für die 96 ermordeten Reichstagsabgeordneten
The Memorial to the Murdered Members of the Reichstag is a memorial in Berlin, Germany. The memorial is located in front of the Reichstag building and commemorates the 96 members of the parliament who died unnaturally between 1933 and 1945 (1948). The idea of creating the monument started in the 1980s, and the memorial was erected in September 1992. It was designed by Dieter Appelt, Klaus W. Eisenlohr, Justus Müller, and Christian Zwirner. The memorial is made of 96 cast iron plates, with the names, birth and death dates and places engraved on the edges. It has been designed so that it can be extended if new names are discovered in the future.
Wikipedia: Memorial to the Murdered Members of the Reichstag (EN)
42. Erwin Gehrts
Erwin Gehrts was a German conservative socialist, resistance fighter against the Nazi regime, journalist and colonel in the Luftwaffe. Trained as a teacher, Gehrts was conscripted as a flying officer during World War I. During the interwar period, he became a journalist. However, with the emergence of the Nazi states, his newspaper, the Tägliche Rundschau, was banned. Finding work with the Luftwaffe, he became disillusioned with the Nazis. He became associated with a Berlin-based anti-fascist resistance group that was later called the Red Orchestra by the Abwehr and an informer to Harro Shulze-Boysen, passing secrets from the air ministry.
43. Ernst Haeckel
Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel was a German zoologist, naturalist, eugenicist, philosopher, physician, professor, marine biologist and artist. He discovered, described and named thousands of new species, mapped a genealogical tree relating all life forms and coined many terms in biology, including ecology, phylum, phylogeny, and Protista. Haeckel promoted and popularised Charles Darwin's work in Germany and developed the influential but no longer widely held recapitulation theory claiming that an individual organism's biological development, or ontogeny, parallels and summarises its species' evolutionary development, or phylogeny.
44. C/O Berlin
C/O Berlin is a private exhibition space for photography and visual media in Berlin. It is located in Amerika Haus Berlin by Zoologischer Garten station, Charlottenburg, where it has more than 2,500 square metres of space. C/O Berlin presents works by national and international artists, supports emerging talents, and organizes educational events on visual media and art. It was founded in 2000 by Stephan Erfurt, Marc Naroska and Ingo Pott and originally located in the old Royal Post Office (Postfuhramt). C/O Berlin is supported by a non-profit foundation under the direction of Stephan Erfurt. The deputy chairman is Dr. Andreas Behr.
The James Simon Gallery is a centrally located visitor center and art gallery between the reconstructed Neues Museum and the Kupfergraben arm of the Spree river on Museum Island in Berlin, Germany. Designed by architect David Chipperfield, the gallery is named after the maecenas Henri James Simon (1851–1932) who brought worldwide fame to the Berlin State Museums with his lavish donations. As the ensemble's sixth building, the gallery has a prominent position at the site of the former Packhof designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, which was demolished in 1938, and its design is inspired by the construction history of Museum Island.
46. Café Achteck
Café Achteck is a common local slang for certain public urinals in Berlin. These urinals consist of seven ornamentally decorated, green-painted cast iron wall segments, arranged onto an octagonal floor plan, provide standing room for seven men, and the eighth side is the entrance. The roof is crowned by an eight-sided ventilation hood. In front of the entrance, there is a privacy screen of at least three segments. The design for these urinals came from the city councillor Carl Theodor Rospatt in 1878. In 1920 there were about 142 of these urinals in Greater Berlin, and today about a dozen preserved specimens can be found.
The Protestant Church of Peace is situated in the Marly Gardens on the Green Fence in the palace grounds of Sanssouci Park in Potsdam, Germany. The church was built according to the wishes and with the close involvement of the artistically gifted King Frederick William IV and designed by the court architect, Ludwig Persius. After Persius' death in 1845, the architect Friedrich August Stüler was charged with continuing his work. Building included work by Ferdinand von Arnim and Ludwig Ferdinand Hesse also. The church is located in the area covered by the UNESCO World Heritage Site Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin.
48. Rathaus Schmargendorf
The Rathaus Schmargendorf is the former town hall of the once independent municipality of Schmargendorf, which was incorporated into Berlin in 1920 and has been part of the Berlin district of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf since 2001. The historicizing building was built between 1900 and 1902 according to plans by Otto Kerwien in the style of Brandenburg brick Gothic. With his design of the town hall, Kerwien referred to the mostly medieval secular buildings of Tangermünde and Stendal. Today the registry office of the district, the music school and the Adolf Reichwein Library branch of the city library are located here.
The Hererostein is a memorial stone at the Columbiadamm cemetery in Berlin-Neukölln. It is dedicated to seven volunteers of the German Schutztruppe who fell between 1904 and 1907 in the former colony German-South West Africa. After protests by civil society associations against this commemoration of the perpetrators of a genocide, a commenting memorial plaque was laid in the ground in front of the stone in 2009, commemorating the victims among the Herero and Nama peoples. The ensemble of Hererostein and Namibia memorial plate is the only monument in Berlin that commemorates the former German occupation of Namibia.
50. Dorfkirche Marienfelde
The Marienfelde Village Church is located in the Marienfelde district of Berlin and is the center of the central village. Traditionally, Kurt Pomplun believes the stone church was built "around 1220" and is therefore "undoubtedly the oldest of all rural churches in Berlin and one of the oldest in Mittelmark". A roof beam discovered in 1995 was identified as 1230 by dendrochronology. However, since it was in secondary use, the church could not have been built before 1240. However, it is undoubtedly one of the oldest country churches in Berlin and Mittelmark, where surely older country churches are not known.
51. Saint Mary's Church
St. Mary's Church, known in German as the Marienkirche or St.-Marien-Kirche, is a church in Berlin, Germany. It is located on Karl-Liebknecht-Straße in central Berlin, near Alexanderplatz. The exact age of the original church site and structure is not precisely known, but it was mentioned as the site of the alleged theft by Jews of the wafers in an act of Host Desecration in 1243. As a result of these charges, a number of Jews were burnt at the stake at a place later called Judenberg. It is also mentioned in German chronicles in 1292. It is presumed to date from earlier in the 13th century.
Wikipedia: St. Mary's Church, Berlin (EN), Website, Heritage Website
The Evangelical Martin Luther Memorial Church in the Mariendorf district of Berlin is a monument and contemporary testimony of a special kind. It was built from 1933 to 1935 on the basis of long existing planning. In the design of the interior, state and church symbolism mixed, as can still be seen today. For this reason, the church has occasionally referred to as a "Nazi church" in the press since around 2004, when it got into the headlines due to its poor construction state. The community itself sees the remains of this design in the zeitgeist of 1933 as a thinking and memorial.
53. Mahnmal für die im Nationalsozialismus verfolgten Juden in Spandau
Spandau Synagogue was a synagogue at 12 Lindenufer in the Old Town area of Spandau, Berlin, Germany. It was also known as Spandauer Vereinssynagoge. The synagogue was built in 1894–95 and was destroyed on 9 November 1938 (Kristallnacht) when it was set on fire. The ruins were removed, probably in 1942. The site is now marked by a memorial tablet, installed in 1988. The congregation maintained a Jewish cemetery, on Spandau's Neue Bergstrasse, which was closed by the Nazi government and was evacuated in 1939 to the Cemetery of the Orthodox congregation Adass Jisroel in Berlin.
54. Park am Gleisdreieck - Westpark
The park on the Gleisdreieck is a public green and relaxation system in Berlin. The approximately 31.5 hectare park is located on the fallow of the former hitchhiker and Potsdam freight station on the Gleisdreieck and extends from the Landwehr Canal across Yorckstraße to the Monumenten Bridge. The facility consists of three parking parts that were opened between 2011 and 2014: Ostpark in Kreuzberg, 17 hectares, opened on September 2, 2011, Westpark in Kreuzberg, 9 hectares, opened on May 31, 2013, Dora-Duncker-Park in Schöneberg, 5.5 hectares, opened on March 21, 2014.
55. Alte Pfarrkirche Lichtenberg
Old Lichtenberg Parish Church, Old Lichtenberg Village Church, is an early Gothic rectangular megalithic building located in Lichtenberg District of Berlin. She comes from the 13th century. It has been rebuilt, destroyed and rebuilt several times. In addition to the Fennpfuhl Community Centre, the church is one of two church buildings of the Lichtenberg Evangelical Church congregation, which belongs to the Lichtenberg-Oberspree Church Quarter in the Berlin District of the Berlin-Brandenburg-Silesia-Upper Lusatya Evangelical Church. It is listed as a historical monument.
The Liebermann House, also known as the Max Liebermann House, is located in Berlin-Mitte at Pariser Platz 7, north of the Brandenburg Gate. At this place was previously the home and workhouse of the painter Max Liebermann. After destruction in the Second World War, the ruin was demolished. The property, which was located for decades on the border between East and West Berlin, initially remained undeveloped. At the end of the 1990s, the new building was built as a critical reconstruction based on the structural model. The Brandenburg Gate Foundation uses the building.
57. Deutsches Theater
The Deutsches Theater (DT) in the Friedrich-Wilhelm-Stadt in the Mitte district on Schumannstraße in Berlin was opened in 1850 as Friedrich-Wilhelm-Städtisches Theater and initially cultivated an entertainment repertoire. From the end of the 19th century, it was a privately run and financed stage with an educated middle-class repertoire. In the 20th century, it was mainly used for the performance of plays, with a large proportion of classical plays and rather conservative audiences. Since the 1990s, it has been one of Berlin's four subsidized, directorial theatres.
The Catholic Salvatorkirche, the rectory and the former Christophorus Children's Hospital are located at Briesingstraße 6 corner Pfarrer-Lütkehaus-Platz 1 in the Berlin district of Lichtenrade in the district Tempelhof-Schöneberg. The listed building ensemble was built between 1930 and 1933 by Josef Bischof according to a design by Bernhard Hertel from 1920 and rebuilt in 1954–1956 under the direction of Heinrich Kosina. In the architectural style, the New Objectivity continues to have an effect, in addition there are reminiscences of the South German Baroque.
Wikipedia: Salvator-Kirche (Berlin-Lichtenrade) (DE), Website
The Faith Church is a Protestant church on Friedrich-Franz-Straße of the Berlin district of Tempelhof. The building design comes from the Charlottenburg architects Ferdinand Köhler and Paul Kranz, who had already taken over the construction of the opposite Realgymnasium. The three -aisled hall church built in the First World War is to be attributed to the contemporary reform architecture, the plastered masonry building cannot be found in its external appearance without a historicizing decor. The church is listed together with the parish halls and the parish hall.
60. Orte des Erinnerns
The monument Places of Remembrance in the Bavarian Quarter: Exclusion and Deprivation of Rights, Expulsion, Deportation and Murder of Berlin Jews in the Years 1933 to 1945 was conceived by the artists Renata Stih and Frieder Schnock and inaugurated on 11 June 1993. The unusual area monument is located in the Berlin district of Schöneberg in the district Tempelhof-Schöneberg. It essentially consists of 80 double-sided signs. The text pages show contents of National Socialist laws and ordinances with which the deprivation of rights of Jews in Germany was promoted.
The Pauluskirche in the Berlin district of Lichterfelde was planned and built in the style of brick Gothic by Fritz Gottlob. The construction costs amounted to 250,000 marks. The church was consecrated on June 2, 1900. After major damage in the Second World War, the church building was rebuilt between 1951 and 1957 under the direction of Erich Ruhtz and Karl Streckebach and reconsecrated on 24 March 1957 by Bishop Otto Dibelius. In 1987, a fundamental renovation of the church took place according to plans by Peter Lehrecke. The church is now a listed building.
Wikipedia: Pauluskirche (Berlin-Lichterfelde) (DE), Website, Heritage Website
62. Eisenwerk Franz Weeren
Eisenwerk Franz Weeren was a family business in Berlin-Neukölln. From its foundation on October 1, 1887 until 1912, the company had different names. It has made a name for itself with the development and production of iron castings, in the 1950s in particular with the production of church bells made of cast iron. After its closure in November 1983, the associated factory owner's villa was converted into an inn over a period of four years. The former factory was temporarily used as a bowling alley. The entire factory area has been a listed building since 1987.
63. Berliner U-Bahn-Museum
The Berlin U-Bahn Museum was opened on 13 September 1997 and belongs to the "Verein Arbeitsgemeinschaft Berliner U-Bahn e. V." It is the third metro museum in Europe, after Moscow and Budapest. The Museum zur Berliner U-Bahn is housed in the electromechanical lever signal box Olympia-Stadion, which was in operation from 1931 to 1983. The adjoining rooms of the signal box are exhibition rooms with numerous exhibits. In addition to occasional photo exhibitions, four to six special trips are organized annually with the train types that are no longer in operation.
The Waldbühne is a theatre at Olympiapark Berlin in Berlin, Germany. It was designed by German architect Werner March in emulation of a Greek theatre and built between 1934 and 1936 as the Dietrich-Eckart-Freilichtbühne, a Nazi Thingplatz, and opened in association with the 1936 Summer Olympics. Since World War II it has been used for a variety of events, including boxing matches, film showings and classical and rock concerts. It seats more than 22,000 people. The venue is located off Friedrich-Friesen-Allee just northeast of Glockenturmstraße.
The Offenbarungskirche is a Protestant church in the Friedrichshain district of Berlin. It is one of a total of 43 emergency churches built in Germany after the Second World War according to a design by Bauhaus architect Otto Bartning. It belongs to the Evangelical parish of Boxhagen-Stralau in the church district of Berlin Stadtmitte. It is one of three places of worship in the congregation and the central place of congregational work. The church is not alone, but part of a multifunctional community center, which also includes other group rooms.
66. Heilig Kreuz-Kirche
The Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche is a Protestant church in the Kreuzberg district of Berlin, Germany. It is located on Zossener Straße just before the Landwehrkanal, diagonally opposite the cemeteries in front of the Hallesches Tor. It was built between 1885 and 1888 according to plans by the master builder Johannes Otzen under the supervision of Julius Kleinau. Since 1 February 2000, the former Holy Cross parish has been united with the Passion congregation in the Evangelical parish of the Holy Cross Passion of the church district of Berlin Stadtmitte.
Wikipedia: Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche (Berlin-Kreuzberg) (DE), Website, Website
67. St. Petrus
St. Peter's Church at Bellermannstraße 91 in Berlin's Gesundbrunnen district, Mitte district, was built for the Catholic residents of the district. The design in neo-Gothic architectural style comes from the church architect Wilhelm Rincklake from Maria Laach Abbey. The construction was supervised by Hermann Bunning. The parish church is dedicated to the Apostle Peter. The foundation stone was laid on 16 December 1906; He was liturgically blessed on January 6, 1908. The consecration took place on 29 April 1934. St. Peter is a listed building.
68. Absturz eines sowjetischen Kampfflugzeugs 1966
The Stößensee is a lake formed by a bulge of the Havel in the Berlin boroughs of Spandau and Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf. It is located between the Pichelswerder and the Grunewald forest and is about 350 meters wide and 1100 meters long. On the Rupenhorn, the wooded high bank rises up to 35 meters to the Grunewald. Numerous yacht and rowing clubs, sailing clubs, excursion restaurants and hotels are located around the lake. In the 19th century, the lake and its surroundings were among the most popular destinations for Spandau and Berliners.
The Brecht House at Chausseestraße 125 in Berlin-Mitte was the home of Bertolt Brecht and Helene Weigel from 1953 until his death. It is to be distinguished from the house of the two after their return from exile, which is located in the Berliner Allee in Weißensee. The Brecht-Haus Mitte is located next to the Dorotheenstädtischer Friedhof, where both are graves, and houses the Brecht-Weigel-Museum, archives on Weigel and Brecht as well as the Literaturforum in the Brechthaus. The building was built in 1843 and is now a listed building.
70. FHXB Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg Museum
The FHXB Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg Museum is a local history museum focusing on the borough of Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg in Berlin, Germany. It contains a historical archive related to both parts of the district, permanent exhibits on urban development and social and immigration history, temporary exhibits on the district's past and present, and a historic printing press. The museum is part of the Culture and History Department within the district administration of Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, and is located at Adalbertstrasse 95a in Kreuzberg.
71. Grünes Gitter
The Green Gate in Potsdam is the main gateway into Sanssouci Park and is situated at the end of the avenue to Sanssouci Palace. This begins as one of three roads that radiate from the Luisenplatz square. The gate was designed by Ludwig Ferdinand Hesse and was put up in 1854 as part of the construction of the Church of Peace. Its name comes from the colour in which the gate was painted. Additional ornamentation is provided by individual bars and points being picked up in gold leaf. The iron gate bears the initials of Frederick William IV.
The Protestant Albert Schweitzer Church, designed by Peter Poelzig, is located at Auguste-Viktoria-Allee 51 in the Reinickendorf district of the Berlin district of the same name. It was completed in the 1960s and named after the theologian, Bach researcher and "jungle doctor" Albert Schweitzer. Along with the Segenskirche, it is one of the two church buildings of the Segenskirchengemeinde in the church district of Reinickendorf, which belongs to the district of Berlin of the Evangelical Church Berlin-Brandenburg-Silesian Upper Lusatia.
Wikipedia: Albert-Schweitzer-Kirche (Berlin-Reinickendorf) (DE)
The Körnerpark is situated in Berlin Neukölln between Jonasstraße, Schierker Straße, Selkestraße and Wittmannsdorfer Straße. The approximately 2.4 hectare park resembles a palace garden. The feature in the eastern part of the park is a cascade with fountains. Opposite, to the west, an orangery houses a café and a gallery for temporary exhibitions, and forms the boundary of the park. During summer weekends the forecourt of the orangery is used for free concerts and performances. The northern part is dominated by a flower garden.
74. Portico of the destroyed Anhalter Station
The Anhalter Bahnhof is a former railway terminus in Berlin, Germany, approximately 600 m (2,000 ft) southeast of Potsdamer Platz. Once one of Berlin's most important railway stations, it was severely damaged in World War II, and finally closed for traffic in 1952, when the GDR-owned Deutsche Reichsbahn rerouted all railway traffic between Berlin and places in the GDR avoiding the West Berlin area. The station's name lives on in the Berlin S-Bahn station of the same name, opened in October 1939 as part of the North-South S-Bahn link.
The Murellenberge, the Murellenschlucht and the Schanzenwald are a hills created in the Vistula ice age in the Ruhleben local location in the Westend district of the Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf district. The area is located west of the Olympic area. Most of the compressor and end moraine landscape is shown as a nature reserve Murellenschlucht and Schanzenwald, which belongs to the biotope network of flow meadow Ruhleben, Tiefwerder Wiesen and Grunewald. About 11⁄2 kilometers northeast of the area is the Murellenteich natural monument.
Wikipedia: Murellenberge, Murellenschlucht und Schanzenwald (DE)
76. Dorfkirche Lichterfelde
The Evangelical village church Lichterfelde in today's Berlin district Lichterfelde is one of more than 50 village churches in Berlin. The first simple hall church, built in the first half of the 14th century from less carefully worked fieldstone ashlars, was severely damaged in the Thirty Years' War. In 1701 the church was restored as a plaster building. It received a half-timbered roof tower, which was modified in 1735. In the following period, the church was renewed and enlarged several times. The church is a listed building.
77. Museum Village Düppel
The Museumsdorf Düppel is a open-air museum located at the Krummes Fenn landscape protection area in Berlin-Nikolassee and founded in 1975, which belongs to the Berlin Stadtmuseum Foundation. His name refers to the surrounding location Düppel. An entire village together with its environment was reconstructed as it was said to have existed in the Middle Ages around 800 years ago. It develops into a place that is committed to participation and sustainability where life in the Middle Ages can be modeled and experienced.
The Bröhan Museum is a Berlin state museum for Art Nouveau, Art Deco, and Functionalism, located in Berlin's Charlottenburg district. The Museum is named after its founder, entrepreneur and art collector Karl. H. Bröhan (1921–2000), who donated his collection to the state of Berlin on the occasion of his 60th birthday. In 1983, the Bröhan Museum opened in its current space, which belongs to the Charlottenburg Palace ensemble and was originally built for the guard regiment. Since 1994, it has been a state museum.
79. Jewish Museum
The Jewish Museum Berlin was opened in 2001 and is the largest Jewish museum in Europe. On 3,500 square metres of floor space, the museum presents the history of Jews in Germany from the Middle Ages to the present day, with new focuses and new scenography. It consists of three buildings, two of which are new additions specifically built for the museum by architect Daniel Libeskind. German-Jewish history is documented in the collections, the library and the archive, and is reflected in the museum's program of events.
The Gerichtslaube is a historic building in the Babelsberg district of Potsdam, which was built in the 13th century as an extension to the Old Town Hall in Berlin. Centuries later, as a result of the construction of the new town hall in 1871, the building took on a life of its own, whereby the original building was moved to the park of Babelsberg and later reshaped there. In Berlin's rebuilt Nikolaiviertel there is a copy made of modern materials, which is used as a restaurant and bears the name Zur Gerichtslaube.
The Wasserturmplatz is a square with a historic water tower in the Berlin district of Prenzlauer Berg near the Kollwitzplatz and the synagogue Rykestraße. The Wasserturmplatz is a listed garden monument. Furthermore, there is also the listed building ensemble Wasserturmplatz, consisting of water tower, deep tank, riser tube tower, engine house and float house. The Wasserturm is the oldest surviving such tower in Berlin. In travel guides, the water tower is often referred to by the alternative name Dicker Hermann.
The Immanuelkirche is a Protestant church in the Winsviertel of the Berlin district of Prenzlauer Berg in the Pankow district. It was inaugurated on October 21, 1893. Like many other churches in Berlin from the end of the 19th century, it is built in a neo -Romanesque style; It is under monument protection. Together with the Bartholomäus-Kircheinde and the Advent-Zacheäus-Kirchgemeinde, the Evangelical parish of Immanuel forms the parish vault on Prenzlauer Berg in the church district of Berlin Stadtmitte.
83. Tierpark Berlin
The Tierpark Berlin is one of two zoos located in Berlin, Germany. It was founded in 1955 and is located in Friedrichsfelde on the former grounds of Friedrichsfelde Palace, which is situated within the zoo. As of 31 December 2013, the zoo houses 7,250 animals from 846 species, in an area of 160 hectares. Tierpark Berlin also features two public exhibits free of charge, one being the Bärenschaufenster for American black bears. The park is also home to the Treskow family's historic family burial ground.
84. Dorfkirche Lietzow
The Evangelical Church Alt-Lietzow is a Protestant church in the former village of Lietzow, today part of Berlin-Charlottenburg. It is the fifth church on this site, whose predecessor buildings were demolished after partial damage. The current church complex, built according to designs by the architect Ludolf von Walthausen, was inaugurated in 1961. It belongs to the Luisen parish in the church district of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf of the Evangelical Church Berlin-Brandenburg-Silesian Upper Lusatia.
Deutsches Stadion was a multi-use sports stadium in Berlin, Germany. It was located at Deutsches Sportforum in the present-day Westend quarter on the northern rim of the large Grunewald forest. Built according to plans designed by Otto March, it was opened on 8 June 1913, on the occasion of Emperor Wilhelm's II silver jubilee, due to host the 1916 Summer Olympics that were cancelled after the outbreak of World War I. The stadium was destroyed 20 years later and replaced by the current Olympiastadion.
86. Gründerzeitmuseum im Gutshaus Mahlsdorf
The Wilhelminian Museum in the Gutshaus Mahlsdorf was opened on 1 August 1960 by Charlotte von Mahlsdorf. It is located at Hultschiner Damm 333 in Berlin's Mahlsdorf district of the Marzahn-Hellersdorf district. It houses Europe's largest coherent collection of objects from the Wilhelminian period and serves as a filming location for film and TV productions as well as theatre performances and as a registry office. Since 1997, the collection has been managed by the Förderverein Gutshaus Mahlsdorf.
Wikipedia: Gründerzeitmuseum im Gutshaus Mahlsdorf (DE), Website, Heritage Website
87. Spandau Citadel
The Spandau Citadel is a fortress in Berlin, Germany, one of the best-preserved Renaissance military structures of Europe. Built from 1559–94 atop a medieval fort on an island near the meeting of the Havel and the Spree, it was designed to protect the town of Spandau, which is now part of Berlin. In recent years it has been used as a museum and has become a popular tourist spot. Furthermore, the inner courtyard of the Citadel has served as an open air concert venue in the summertime since 2005.
Wikipedia: Spandau Citadel (EN), Website, Heritage Website, Website En
88. Dorfkirche Schmöckwitz
The Evangelical village church of Schmöckwitz stands on the northeastern edge of the round village of Alt-Schmöckwitz on a dune in the Berlin district of Schmöckwitz, which belongs to the borough of Treptow-Köpenick. It was built in 1799 by master mason Abraham Bocksfeld without any special design in the architectural style of rural-simple classicism as a hall church and is one of more than 50 village churches in Berlin. The Anger with church square and village church is a listed building.
The palm kernel oil storage in Berlin-Stralau of the company Rengert and Co. is next to the remains of the glassworks and the bottle tower of the Engelhardt brewery one of the last industrial monuments of the Stralau peninsula. It stands in the northern part of Stralau directly on the shore of Lake Rummelsburg and was used both as a factory and as a warehouse. In 2018, it is the only surviving building of the factory complex of the former palm kernel oil and carbon disulphide Rengert and Co.
90. DDR Museum: Motorrad
The DDR Museum: Motorrad is a museum for two-wheelers from the German Democratic Republic in Berlin. It is located under the S-Bahn arches between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt. It was opened on 27 September 2008 and since then presents over 130 motorcycles, scooters and mopeds from the manufacturers MZ, Simson, IWL and EMW/BMW on an area of about 800 square meters. Since 1 September 2021, the motorcycle exhibition has officially been part of the collection of the DDR Museum Berlin.
The Luisenkirche is a Protestant municipal and parish church in Charlottenburg, now part of Berlin, Germany. The building in Baroque style was begun in 1710, and around 100 years later named after Queen Luise of Prussia. Karl Friedrich Schinkel made suggestions for the addition of a steeple and interior changes in 1821, which were partly carried out from 1823. The Luisenkirche burnt in World War II and was rebuilt in the 1950s. A restoration in 1987/88 revived some of Schinkel's design.
Wikipedia: Luisenkirche, Charlottenburg (EN), Heritage Website
92. Gebhard von Blücher
The Blücher Memorial on Bebelplatz green space in Berlin's Mitte district commemorates the Prussian field marshal and freedom fighter Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher (1742–1819). Created from 1819 to 1826 by Christian Daniel Rauch in neoclassical style, it is a masterpiece of the Berlin school of sculpture. Until 1950 the bronze statue stood at the front of Unter den Linden avenue, with which it formed an urban ensemble, and since 1963 it has stood at the back of the current location.
93. German Chancellery
The Federal Chancellery in Berlin is the official seat and residence of the chancellor of Germany as well as their executive office, the German Chancellery. As part of the move of the German Federal Government from Bonn to Berlin, the office moved into the new building planned by the architects Axel Schultes and Charlotte Frank. The building, which is the largest government headquarters in the world, is part of the "Federal Belt" in the Spreebogen, Willy-Brandt-Straße 1, 10557 Berlin.
Wikipedia: Federal Chancellery, Berlin (EN), Website, Description
The Peace Column is a column located in Mehringplatz in Berlin, Germany. Designed by Christian Gottlieb Cantian and erected in 1843, the 19-meter column is topped with a brass status of Victoria, goddess of victory, designed by Christian Daniel Rauch. In 1876, allegories of the four victorious allies of Waterloo were added, and in 1879 two more sculptures followed: The Peace by Albert Wolff and Clio, writing the history of the Wars of Liberation (Befreiungskriege) by Ferdinand Hartzer.
95. Berliner Balkon
The Berlin Balcony is an uncultivated slope at the junction of Berlin's Kaulsdorf and Mahlsdorf districts, on which the elevation difference between the Barnim Plateau and Berlin's Urstromtal Valley can be seen. This is unique for Berlin, where the transition has not been stopped. Mount Barnim is 57 meters above sea level, and Mount Urstromtal in Berlin is 42 meters above sea level. NHN. The higher slopes in the east are at Mahlsdorf and the lower slopes in the west are at Kaulsdorf.
96. Dorfkirche Gatow
The Dorfkirche Gatow is one of more than 50 listed village churches in Berlin. Since the Reformation in the Mark Brandenburg in 1539, it has been Protestant and is still used for church services today. The church in today's Berlin district of Gatow was rebuilt or repaired several times, in 1741, 1816, 1844, 1913 and 1935, which is recognizable in the external appearance. Its origins date back to the 14th century, but the year 1350 in the weather vane of 1953 is arbitrarily chosen.
97. Gedenkstätte Lindenstr. 54/55
The memorial Lindenstraße 54/55 in Potsdam commemorates the political persecution in both German dictatorships. The house, popularly known as the "Lindenhotel", served as a remand prison for political prisoners during the National Socialist era and was taken over after the war by the Soviet secret service NKVD/MGB and later by the East German State Security in the same function. After the political change, it became the House of Democracy and from 2007 it was used as a memorial.
98. Alte Post
Alte Post is the former main post office in Berlin's Neukölln district. The former Imperial Post Office, an elaborate architectural monument, is one of the most striking buildings in Neuköllner Karl-Marx-Stra è e. Together with the City Hall and the Magistrates' Court, it was one of the public buildings built shortly after Rickdorf's appointment as the city in 1899 and made a significant contribution to the development of the city centre of what is today Karl-Max-Strassen.
The Evangelical Church of the Redeemer in Berlin's Moabit district was built between 1909 and 1912 according to plans by the architectural firm Dinklage, Paulus & Lilloe. Together with the municipal hall, completed in 1913, it forms a monument complex. The Evangelical Church of the Redeemer belongs to the Evangelical parish of Berlin-Tiergarten and thus to the church district Berlin Stadtmitte (KKBS) of the Evangelical Church Berlin-Brandenburg-Silesian Upper Lusatia (EKBO).
Wikipedia: Erlöserkirche (Berlin-Moabit) (DE), Website, Website
100. St. Antonius & St. Shenouda Kirche
The Church of Faith in the Berlin district of Lichtenberg on today's Roedeliusplatz is a former Protestant church built between 1903 and 1905. Already in the 1980s, the East Berlin magistrate placed it under monument protection. Since 1998, the building has been owned by the Coptic Church, which is gradually renovating, converting the church into a Coptic bishop's seat and transforming it into an ecumenical centre. The church was renamed St. Anthony and St. Shenouda Church.
Wikipedia: Glaubenskirche (Berlin-Lichtenberg) (DE), Website
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