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This picturesque town square is surrounded by several historic structures.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Gendarmenmarkt, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Mitte (Borough)
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Had to collect our tickets for a performance here at the theater take it all in as its a lovely big square and lots going on all around with nice cafes bars and a few shops survey all its surroundings sit with a drink and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank postman1311
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the sightseeing spots you should not miss. Just spend some minutes on the open place right in front to get an impression of the buildings and its architecture.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank retpanda
Reviewed 2 days ago

This may be the most beautiful square in Berlin. At opposite ends stand two matching churches, and between them stands the large Konzerthaus. A very photogenic location. The Hop-on, Hop-off tour bus stops here.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Richard W
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you like big squares with some serious architecture surrounding it then this is worth a visit! Some cool photos to be had

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jim R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Concert House is a pretty impressive building and the two identical churches on either side of the square are also worth walking around. You can only visit one of them as the French church is being restored. Take time to stop and stare for...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jeannie2207
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a couple of hours having drinks and watching the world go by......just lovely. Well worth a visit are the 2 chocolate shops in the vacinity - Ritter Sport and Rausch. Also the Ampelmann shop is fun and there’s a cuckoo clock shop that...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Joanna S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful square. It has little traffic, lots of bikes. Round the edge many good restaurants. Then amongst the three large churches and the Concert hall there are pop-up bars. It is interesting at any time of day to wander round but in the evening it...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Mick G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the square during a trip to Berlin on a friday afternoon. It is lovely and if you are into cathedrals it would be a must see.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank felicity114
Reviewed 1 week ago

Initially, I wanted to visit the square just like simple walking, because the “planned walking around tourist places” was dense and there were a lot of places, but it so happened that when I got here there was a concert that held place inside the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank SilverOrlov
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This area is fantastic from eateries and bars to the most amazing buildings.... a whole big area of history. Museum, artz , theater 🎭 Walk though the buildings they are very interesting mostly original.... They are beautiful to see what has been done to preserve...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Mishmash32
September 10, 2019|
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Response from 569il | Reviewed this property |
Hilton - Westin … wherever. Surroundings offer plenty of good places to stay. No risks to be disappointed.
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The Hilton Berlin is a very nice hotel in this area but there are many other hotels nearby.
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