The charming neighbourhood, the largest inner-city forest area, the green oases, the normal life in quiet and lively districts. Wonderful small and large events. All this is Berlin-Pankow. When you' have had your fill of Brandenburg Tor, Potsdamer Platz or Museum Island, you should discover the north-east of Berlin.
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The Halle Tanzbühne Berlin is the production location and venue for cie. toula limnaios and its guests. Unfortunately, the Halle Tanzbühne Berlin is also closed at the moment. cie. toula limnaios has set up a selected online programme with films of its own work on the Halle Tanzbühne Berlin website for the next few weeks. In dance films, documentaries and portraits you can discover or rediscover …
The Aedes Architecture Forum regularly organises exhibitions on contemporary building culture. Accompanied by symposia, lecture series and publications, they offer the space for a critical dialogue with both the specialist public and interested laymen. This is not possible at present.
Therefore, the Aedes Architecture Forum invites you to take a video tour of the exhibitions on the Aedes …
"Especially in times of forced 'being-under-itself' we do not only become aware of the importance of deceleration. But also that we are missing something: art and the artists without whom it cannot be created. Our 'digital calendar of events' helps to find art and artists on the net in times of a closed analogue world. It brings together culture for all and enables solidarity through donations." …
Green places shape the character of the large Pankow district. Some subdistricts are altogether more rural and many of the parks and green spaces in urban areas are of special beauty.Also, some of the cemeteries as green landscapes in the city areasand cultural monuments are veryremarkable.
Anyone who needs to get away from the city hustle and bustle looking for relaxation in the green areasdoes not need to go far. Nature reserves and botanicalgardensof special appeal exist in Pankow generously.
By bike through Berlin Lichtenberg, Pankow and Mitte - in search of exciting places of Berlin history!
On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the peaceful revolution, the Berlin districts of Lichtenberg, Pankow and Mitte are presenting three cycling routes.
Discover well-known and lesser-known places in Berlin and their history before the fall of the Wall on three thematic cycle routes.
Starting at the Berlin Wall Memorial, the tour leads along the former Bornholmer Strasse border crossing to the rural border area between
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30 Years of Peaceful Revolution
2019 was the year of the 30th anniversary of the fall of the wall, reunification and democracy! Also 2020 is the peaceful revolution of 1989, the struggle for democracy and the reference to the present day the subject of many exhibitions and events.
On the night of November 9 to 10, 1989, the Berlin Wall fell. The demolition of the border fortifications began in December 1989. The demolition began arbitrarily and uncoordinatedly. In Berlin, the work was already completed in November 1990. The dismantling of the almost 1,400 km long inner-German border, on the other hand, lasted until the mid-1990s.
Today Oderberger Straße is a popular street among tourists and Berliners for shopping, strolling and living. Until 1989, however, it was a dead end street that ended at the Wall. Because of the viewing platform behind the Wall on the side of West Berlin, it was mockingly called "Shop Window to the East". Its proximity to the border and its special location in the middle of the city ensured that …
The BrotfabrikKulturwagen is touring the Berlin district of Pankow in the anniversary year 2019 with a piece of lively and exciting contemporary history of the GDR opposition. The exhibition "ÜBER DAS NEIN HINAUS. Die radix-blätter" uses texts, photographs, sound recordings and objects to tell the story of the radix-blätter, which exemplify the conspiratorial underground publishing and printing …
Prenzlauer Berg before, during and after the fall of the Wall. The permanent exhibition "Gegenentwürfe" of the Museum Pankow follows the developments and themes beyond the turn of the epoch of 1989/90 and examines the continuities and breaks in East Germany using the concrete example of seven places in Prenzlauer Berg. It brings to life the counter-designs to the prevailing real socialism lived in …
In zahlreichen Interviews mit Zeitzeuginnen und Zeitzeugen ist die Künstlerin Karla Sachse im Bezirk Pankw auf Spurensuche der vielen Menschen gegangen, die im Herbst 1989 mit Mut und Phantasie auf unterschiedlichste Weise Akteure der Friedlichen Revolution waren. Mit Bodenzeichen im öffentlichen Raum erinnert die Künstlerin an jene Menschen und würdigt sie. Bürgerrechtler/innen …
One of the six modern Berlin settlements declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site is located in Pankow. The impressive buildings of industrial heritage and further residential complexes are also worth a closer look at their architecture. Modernism has left its mark on Pankow. Here are three examples.
The free app "Going Local Berlin" by visitBerlin offers orientation in the various districts of the city. Berliners and visitors get inspiration, tours and tips for exploring the 12 Berlin districts off the beaten track. The application presents selected neighbourhoods and presents sights, walks and recommendations.
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