Many of Berlin’s attractions can be found within easy reach of Friedenau, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fascinating Botanical Garden and the iconic Dahlem Museums Complex. Two other recommended attractions within a short distance of Friedenau are the Kaethe Kollwitz Museum and Schaubuehne.
From here, it’s only 4 miles (6 kilometers) to one of the city’s most popular visitor attractions, Brandenburg Gate.
To really understand Berlin, visit one of its many cultural destinations. Take the time to see the many museums here such as the Musical Instrument Museum, the Jewish Museum Berlin and Bauhaus Archive. Arts lovers will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Deutsche Oper Berlin, Berliner Philharmonie and Tempodrom. Enjoy the wonderful exhibits at the New National Gallery.
Looking for things to amuse the kids? Be thoroughly entertained at some of the child-friendly close by. If you enjoy wildlife try to add Berlin Zoo on your itinerary.
If the weather is good head outside and appreciate the nearby green spaces. Rest a while and enjoy the cool shade in public parks and gardens such as Tempelhof Park.
Get familiar with the local fashion and treat yourself to a new outfit in a few of the nearby shopping hotspots such as KaDeWe, Sony Center and Europa Center.
Hang out with Friedenau’s sporting fans at Olympic Stadium, home turf of the legendary Hertha BSC soccer team in summer. Sporting enthusiasts also have the chance to smell the liniment in the lockers rooms and visit off-limits areas of Olympic Stadium by signing up for a fascinating behind the scenes tour.
When it’s time to rest your weary feet after discovering the many charms of Friedenau, check in to one of the area’s convenient accommodation options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the amenities at the Pullman Berlin Schweizerhof, the Novum Hotel Aldea Berlin Zentrum, and the popular Wyndham Berlin Excelsior.