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An abandoned dinosaur amusement park outside of Berlin.
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Part art gallery, part haunted house, this robotic art display is a terrifying experience
Fall down the rabbit hole into a surreal journey of human consciousness "from ass to soul"
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A surreal museum of extraordinary industrial objects
The most visited, and possibly most controversial museum in Germany
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Hall of Mirrors in Clärchens Ballhaus
This classic restaurant features a gorgeous mirror-clad room
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A slice of central Asia in the middle of Berlin
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AquaDom at Radisson Blu Berlin
The largest free standing aquarium in the world resides in a hotel lobby in Berlin
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This futuristic German spa allows visitors to float in a pool of salt water while zoning out to underwater techno.
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Berlin Botanical Garden
Started as a kitchen garden, now the second largest botanical garden in the world
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Buchstabenmuseum (Museum of Letters, Characters and Typefaces)
A collection of typographic objects from Berlin and beyond.
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Berliner Unterwelten (Subterranean Berlin)
A tour of underground Berlin takes you through WWII air raid shelters and tunnels used to smuggle people out of East Germany.
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An abandoned NSA listening post on Berlin's "Devil's Mountain."
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A museum dedicated to the history of a terrifying secret police is now held in their former headquarters
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An old department store turned Nazi prison turned artist commune
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Vestiges of the Berlin Wall
On the Spree bank, discover one of the last reminders of a symbolic wall that divided, and was torn down by the people.
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