Berlin Information

On the official website of the German capital you can find extensive information on culture, events, guides, shopping and more.



In addition, there is also a special tourism portal.



We have a couple of suggestions for you here:

History

Berlin Wall Memorial

With the only preserved piece of the original wall.
Bernauer Str. 119, 13355 Berlin | www.berliner-mauer-gedenkstaette.de

Checkpoint Charlie

Former crossing point with a museum.
Friedrichstr. 43-45, 10117 Berlin | www.mauermuseum.de

DDR Museum (GDR Museum)

One of the most-visited museums in Berlin shows everyday life in the GDR (East Germany).
Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 1, 10178 Berlin | www.ddr-museum.de

Allied Museum

History of the Western powers and Berlin between 1945 and 1994.
Clayallee 135, 14195 Berlin | www.alliiertenmuseum.de



Culture

Berlin Philharmonie

Home of the orchestra „Berliner Philharmoniker“; one of the most important concert halls of the German capital.
Herbert-von-Karajan-Str. 1, 10785 Berlin | www.berliner-philharmoniker.de

Friedrichstadt-Palast

One of Europe’s leading revue theaters.
Friedrichstr. 107, 10117 Berlin-Mitte | www.palast-berlin.eu

Berlin Ensemble

Founded by Bertolt Brecht, this is one of the most famous theaters in Berlin.
Bertolt-Brecht-Platz 1, 10117 Berlin | www.berliner-ensemble.de

Museumsinsel (Museum Island)

Five museums on one site: Pergamonmuseum, Alte Nationalgalerie, Bode-Museum, Altes Museum, Neues Museum
Bodestraße, 10178 Berlin | www.museumsinsel-berlin.de

Jewish Museum Berlin

Europe’s biggest Jewish museum consists of a baroque building and the new deconstructivist building of the American architect Daniel Libeskind.
Lindenstr. 9-14, 10969 Berlin | www.jmberlin.de



Going Out

TV Tower

The TV tower at Alexanderplatz (Alexander Square) contains a bar and restaurant.
Panoramastr. 1A, 10178 Berlin | www.tv-turm.de

Nikolaiviertel (Nikolai Quarter)

A little quarter between the river Spree and the town hall with numerous cafes and restaurants.
www.berlin-nikolaiviertel.com

Restaurant Finder

The official capital website lists about 2,500 restaurants, cafes and bars in Berlin: with information, opening times and travel arranged by districts, kitchens and restaurant type (available only in German).
www.berlin.de/restaurants

Berlin Food Stories

„Searching for the best restaurants“
www.berlinfoodstories.com

Clubs

The „club guide berlin“ is an orientation guide to the nightlife of Berlin.
www.clubguideberlin.de



Shopping

Friedrichstraße

Street in the historic center of Berlin.
www.friedrichstrasse.de

Kurfürstendamm

Street in Berlin City-West.
www.kurfuerstendamm.de

Potsdamer Platz (Potsdam Square)

The „Potsdamer Platz Arkaden“ offer 130 shops on three floors.
www.potsdamerplatz.de

KaDeWe

With 60,000 square meters of sales floor, the „Kaufhaus des Westens“ is the biggest department store of continental Europe.
Tauentzienstr. 21-24, 10789 Berlin | www.kadewe.de

Further Addresses

More suggestions can be found here: www.berlin.de