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Sunday Market at Boxhagener Platz

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Address: Corner of Grunberger Stra_e and Gabriel-Max Strasse, Berlin, Germany
Phone Number: +49-162-292-3066
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Sat & Sun market!

Always a worth a stroll on the weekends. Food and flower market on Saturdays and flea market on Sundays. Look for the raclette stand!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2016
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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the market at Boxhagener Platz. There are lots of fresh vegetables and fruits, bright blooms, homemade food from many ethnic backgrounds, and other random items! Don't skip Oma's Rollender Backofen, their little donut holes are so delicious. Mostly locals shop here. There are also lots of interesting shops in the surrounding streets. Definitely worth a visit!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

What makes this flea market stand out is the fact that there were musicians in the corners of the market. One was a hip hop freestyler and the other one an old lady playing a string instrument. The items sold at the flea market can be found at any other flea market all over Berlin

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Always a worth a stroll on the weekends. Food and flower market on Saturdays and flea market on Sundays. Look for the raclette stand!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

If you want to live deeply a Sunday in Berlin, visit a flea market. The one in Boxhagener Platz (Friedrichshain) is one of the most famous. Not huge, but with a warm atmosphere. You can find many original souvenirs coming directly from the GDR's time or handcrafters manufactures. Many bars, restaurants and cafeterias around the square offer rich brunches. Children... More 

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Province of Treviso, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Thanks Tripadvisor! SATURDAY neighborhood MARKET is my favourite, not too big, beautiful people, ... We had our GLUTEN FREE Breakfast in the "Geremia tiramisù" stall: Italian style with German perfection. We spent the whole morning shopping gifts for friends.It's worth a taste!

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Arrawarra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

This is a small neighbourhood flea market in Friedrichshain around Boxhagener square. It starts much later than other flea markets, people start setting up around 10am and it's well visited by locals and not overrun by tourists yet which means you pay much lower prices than at the Mauerpark one and you get to mingle with locals. The playground and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

Boxhagener markt is a great mix of fleamarketeers, artists and craftspeople. . Parking is virtually nil, so plan to take public transport. There is an s-Bahn line one block north and the SamariterStrasse U- Bahn line three blocks farther north on FrankfurterAllee. An early start is advisable in October as daylight ends early. We considered it a wonderful find and... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

We loved this market... great size and good range of second hand, antique and local, hand made crafts. Located in a great area of town too with loads of cafes and restaurants and bars so a lovely Sunday hang out.

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Savyon, HaMerkaz, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Very nice, small little market. has basically anything.. from old albums to vintage clothing and newer hand made items.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Best to combine this with the much larger Mauerpark flea market on Sunday. Similar wares but much smaller but still well with the visit.

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Friedrichshain
When you arrive at Warschauer Strasse in the heart of the district, you have found one of Berlin’s party hotspots. At night in Friedrichshain, the energy is palpable and the streets of this old worker's quarter are full of street musicians. On one hand, you may find a bar with international crowds, electronic music, long lines and panoramic views - on the other, an outside venue by old train yards featuring decrepit buildings and live alternative music. No matter your taste, the best way to end a night out in Friedrichshain is sitting by the Spree River at the East side gallery, the longest and best preserved piece of the Berlin Wall, watching the sun rise over the beautiful Oberbaum Bridge.
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