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Mitte, 10117 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 22730431
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This picturesque town square is surrounded by several historic structures.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“christmas market” (613 reviews)
“beautiful square” (250 reviews)
“concert hall” (217 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Mitte, 10117 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 22730431
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Reviewed yesterday

a >Frech tour and a German tour. The German tour has a museum and can be visited. The entrance is beautiful. Learning about the parlment was interesting.

Thank robertthomas10
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Gendamenmarkt is excelent -plenty to see -in a very clean premises -and a lovely place to have a chilled out walkaround .

Thank garywooding
Reviewed 2 days ago

In Berlin, this square is so famous and so visited by tourists. Built around a large cathedral, this square hosts one of the most amazing Christmas markets which you ought to visit. Theres a small entrance fee but its nothing. Enjoy strolling inside the market,...More

Thank Manuel M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Many of the buildings in Berlin were rebuilt following WWII and this area is no exception. Its a very grand square , worth your visit.

Thank cushty
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Outside of Christmas market it is also a nice square with majestic buildings on each side. We were there for Christmas market. I Where was 1 euro to enter. The Christmas market was selling the same as other Christmas markets, but stalls (mostly tenta) and...More

Thank Marius P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of course many parts of Berlin were destroyed in WW II, and especially in eastern Berlin it took a long time for some places to be restaured. Gendarmenmarkt is by far my personal favorite when staying in Berlin because it is very nice, and walling...More

Thank sergeorban1971
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This wonderful Christmas Market is not to be missed. The setting is beautiful in a lovely Berlin square between two beautiful churches and the Opera House. There are numerous booths offering delicious food, seasonal treats, handcrafted gifts, and fabulous hot and cold drinks, alcoholic and...More

Thank Bonnie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful cold sunny day in the square with its majestic churches and spires right in the centre of the city. Enchanting

Thank gillbryden2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There was no market and very few people around,even though it was a Saturday morning. Only one of the two churches is visitable, however it looks like a museum (I did not go).

Thank Neve30
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited for the Christmas markets, which were spectacular. Full of character and had that authentic German Market feeling. Lots of nice bars and restaurants.

Thank Sean M
The centre of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights
like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum
Island. The central location makes this one of the
city's most expensive places to live. It is here the
oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence
of some significant transformations, as well. The
gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets
between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given
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Response from judybrown100 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the IntercityHotel Berlin Hauptbahnhof next to Central Station. This hotel was reasonably priced with breakfast included with included public transportation pass which was a huge savings plus allowed us to get... More
23 November 2017|
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Opens next Monday 27th November.
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Opens next Monday 27th November.