Art, shopping and entertainment, all rolled into one little corner of Germany’s capital, yes it could only be Postdamer Platz!
With over a whopping 100,000 people hustling and bustling their way into it every single day, it’s easily one of the most popular parts of Berlin. Once a barren wasteland thanks to World War II, Potzdamer Platz has since been resurrected and is now a one stop place for everything you’ll ever need.
Fancy a night out at the cinema? The ‘CinemaxX’ cinema in Postdamer Platz doesn’t just show the latest in Blockbuster releases but a huge selection of German movies too! With 19 spacious auditoriums, a lounge and modern foyer, you’re sure to be in for a treat.
Perhaps theatre is more your thing? If so then why not visit the Bluemax theatre in the Potzdamer Platz. You could be entertained by the likes of the hilarious Blue Man Group! Together these three bald blue wonders can have your sides splitting within minutes.
The gamblers out there may wish to pay a visit to the casino found within Potsdamer Platz. Try your hand at some black jack, or maybe even some poker, all possible at the Speilbank casino.
So of course Potzdamer Platz would house a nice collection of art that anyone with a creative mind can appreciate. Simply make your way to Panorama Point, race up 100 meters into the air on the fastest elevator in Europe, to then take in breathtaking views in an open air gallery – sounds like fun doesn’t it? If the height is too much for you to handle then perhaps take a trip to The Daimler Art Collection or even The Grand Hyatt, both of which can be found in Potzdamer Platz!
Party animals will be delighted to know that Potzdamer Platz has two of the best nightclubs in Berlin. E4 Berlin is a fantastic R’n’B, House and Dance club which offers a great selection of music, drinks and food, all within a swanky little venue. Adiago on the other hand, is a medieval decorated nightclub with a lively crowd, candles and even a ladies night!
Let’s not forget that the main reason anyone comes to Potzdamer Platz is to shop! With over 130 different shops you really can shop ‘til you drop. It has everything, from electronic shops to high street fashion and from art to pretty much anything you could want.
Of course all of that hard shopping, movie watching, gambling and drinking is bound to work up an appetite right? Well whatever your taste buds prefer, you’ll find it in Potzdamer Platz! You’ll find the best in German cuisine and even international cuisines. There is also a large selection fast food restaurants and coffee shops to choose from too.
So whether you want to visit Potzdamer Platz for the history, the art or the shopping, you are sure to be impressed by its fantastic selection of things to do!