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Entertainment in Berlin, Germany

Berlin Food Tour

Excellent food tours in Mitte and Moabit. Beer and currywurst tours, too

https://www.berlinfoodtour.de/tours/berlin-mitte-food-tour/

Secret Food Tours

Undiscovered spots are their specialty.

https://www.secretfoodtours.com/berlin/about-us/

With Locals

Guided tours with locals can be preset or customized.

https://www.withlocals.com/experience/evening-like-a-berliner-drinks-bites-hotspots-b3ae41df/

Bite Berlin

Several excellent tours, including a vegan Berlin tour

https://www.biteberlin.com/#tours-section

Insider Tour Berlin

Several top rated walking tours of Berlin, including one dedicated to Jewish Berlin.

https://www.insidertour.com/

Berlin Walks

Many tours to choose from. Christmas Market tour recommended.

https://www.berlinwalks.de/public/

Original Berlin Tours

Free walking tour of Berlin

https://originalberlintours.com/tours/free-original-berlin-walking-tour/

Weihnachtszauber at the Gendarmenmarkt

Beautiful Christmas market in Berlin

https://www.weihnachtsmarkt-berlin.de/?lang=en

Gendarmenmarkt, 10117 Berlin, Germany

Berliner Weihnachtszeit

Christmas market with an ice skating rink

http://www.berlinerweihnachtszeit.de/

Spandauer Str., 10178 Berlin, Germany

Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe

Moving memorial with 2,711 stark concrete slabs.

Cora-Berliner-Straße 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany

Otto Weidt’s Workshop for the Blind

Must-visit tiny museum where Otto Weidt used his brush factory to save Jews from the death camps.

https://www.museum-blindenwerkstatt.de/en/first-of-all/

Rosenthaler Str. 39, 10178 Berlin, Germany

Stolpersteine Holocaust Memorials

Stumbling stones memorialize where murder victims of the Nazis once lived. Martha Liebermann’s is near the Brandenburg Gate, but there are stones all over Berlin.

Pariser Platz 7, Berlin, Germany

Topographie des Terrors

Startling exhibits of Nazi state terrorism on the site of the Gestapo and SS Headquarters.

https://www.topographie.de/en/

Niederkirchnerstraße 8, 10963 Berlin, Germany

Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer

Parts of the Berlin Wall survive at this outdoor memorial and museum

https://www.berliner-mauer-gedenkstaette.de/en/

Bernauer Strasse 111, 13355 Berlin, Germany

East Side Gallery

Murals painted directly on surviving sections of the Berlin Wall

Mühlenstraße 3-100, 10243 Berlin, Germany

Bebelplatz

Thought-provoking memorial to Nazi book burning which took place in 1933.

Bebelplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany

Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp

Concentration camp less than an hour from Berlin where the Nazis killed 100,000 people.

http://www.stiftung-bg.de/gums/en/index.htm

Str. der Nationen 22, 16515 Oranienburg, Germany

Reichstag

Historic German parliament building.

https://www.bundestag.de/en/visittheBundestag/dome/registration/245686

Platz der Republik 1, 11011 Berlin, Germany

Haus Schwarzenberg Street Art Alley

Alley filled with ever-changing street art (behind Café Cinema)

Rosenthaler Str. 39, 10178 Berlin, Germany

Stasi Museum

Housed in the East German secret police’s headquarters, this museum lays bare the Stasi’s evil and all-encompassing tactics for surveilling its people.

https://www.stasimuseum.de/en/enindex.htm

Ruschestraße 103/Haus 1, 10365 Berlin, Germany

DDR Museum

Hands on museum gives insight into daily East German life. You can even simulate a drive in the unreliable East German car, the Trabant

https://www.ddr-museum.de/en

Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 1, Direkt an der Spree, opposite of Berliner Dom, 10178 Berlin, Germany

Marx-Engels Forum

Relic of the GDR has statues of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels along with relief wall showing the history of communism in Germany.

Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse, 10178 Berlin, Germany

Monsterkabinett

Freaky museum of metal sculptures and noise by the Dead Pigeon Collective.

http://www.monsterkabinett.de/

Rosenthaler Str. 39, 10178 Berlin, Germany

Pergamon Museum

Controversial museum housing Turkish artifacts that the Turkish government would like back. Many of the main exhibits are closed until 2019 due to renovation.

https://www.smb.museum/en/museums-institutions/pergamonmuseum/home.html

Bodestrasse 1-3, 10178 Berlin, Germany

Spreepark

Abandoned amusement park is closed to visitors but can be viewed from the outside or by booking a tour.

http://www.berliner-spreepark.de/

Totilastr. 14, 12103 Berlin, Germany

Hansa Studios

David Bowie fans will want to see the elegant studio where Heroes was recorded. Iggy Pop and Nick Cave recorded here as well.

http://www.hansastudios.de/english/

Köthener Str. 38, 10963 Berlin, Germany

Ramones Museum

World’s only museum dedicated to the ground breaking band from Queens, NY.

https://www.ramonesmuseum.com/

Oberbaumstr. 5, Kreuzberg, 10997 Berlin, Germany

Georg-von-Rauch-Haus

Collective of leftist artists and free-thinkers that puts on concerts and exhibits.

http://www.rauchhaus1971.de/

Bethaniendamm 26, 10997, Berlin, Germany

David Hasselhoff Museum

Germany loves the Knight Rider and Baywatch actor as evidenced by this (perhaps) tongue in cheek display.

https://www.circus-berlin.de/the-unveiling-of-our-hoff-museum/

Weinbergsweg 1a | The Circus Hostel, 10119 Berlin, Germany

Führerbunker Parking Lot

Hitler’s underground bunker is where he spent his last days and committed suicide with his wife, Eva Braun. The bunker has been destroyed and a parking lot fittingly sits atop it.

Wilhelmstrasse 77, 10117 Berlin, Germany

Astor Film Lounge

View German and American films in luxury at a classic film house

https://berlin.astor-filmlounge.de/

Kurfürstendamm 225, 10719 Berlin, Germany

Berlin Welcome Card

Card offers discounts to many Berlin attractions and free public transport.

https://www.berlin-welcomecard.de/en