Berlin Districts

Berlin Districts

Did you know that the Gardens of the World bloom in Marzahn, that Köpenick is not only home to the famous captain of the same name, or that Berlin‘s oldest organ can be found in Lichtenberg? Take a tour of discovery – right through the 12 districts that make up Berlin.

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The Kurfürstendamm is an absolute must for any visitor to Berlin. From Breitscheidplatz, site of the Memorial Church, to Rathenauplatz with its concrete Cadillacs, this...
Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg is set in the heart of Berlin, on either side of the River Spree, on the border between east and west. It is one of Berlin's most interesting...
The district of Lichtenberg stretches for more than 13 kilometres from the border with Brandenburg in the north to Karlshorst in the south and Rummelsburg, close to...
The character of the district is defined by its contrasting architecture. Here, you'll find modern, multi-faceted buildings alongside unexpected treasures such as listed...
The Mitte district really is at the centre of Berlin and it has much more to offer than just the government quarter, famous attractions and landmarks. Berlin-Mitte has a...
Those who know Berlin see Neukölln as a Bohemian village: formerly known as Rixdorf, the district was once home to Bohemian refugees who settled around Richardplatz. To...
Pankow offers an incredible variety of culture, trendy living, nightlife and rural recreation areas. City life is particularly charming in Prenzlauer Berg with its...
Situated in the leafier north-west of Berlin and consisting of ten suburbs, the district of Reinickendorf offers a rural idyll as well as big city atmosphere for...
With its old quarter and citadel, Berlin-Spandau offers remarkable architectural monuments surrounded by a variety of biotopes in the Havel basin. In addition to urban...
Situated in Berlin's south-west, the district of Steglitz-Zehlendorf consists of seven suburbs: Wannsee, Nikolassee, Zehlendorf, Dahlem, Lichterfelde, Steglitz and...
Tempelhof is a modern, big-city residential and industrial district with more than 20,000 commercial businesses, among them a number of well-known international...
This district in Berlin's south-east stretches from the city centre to the surrounding countryside. 800 years of city history, important industrial monuments, new high-...

Located directly on the water, this romantic, relaxed and comfortable restaurant is decorated with wooden furniture, old lamps and ornate picture frames. Simply put, Freischwimmer is a cool location in Kreuzberg’s Flutgraben area. The restaurant is in a very old building that was once used for renting and repairing boats. The entrance is directly next to Berlin’s oldest gas station. You can sit outdoors during the summer and indoors during the winter.