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The recently revitalized trendy area situated around St. Nicholas Church.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Rathausstrasse, 10178 Berlin, Germany
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All reviews cobbled streets oldest church alt berlin great german cuisine mutter hoppe quaint area walking distance from alexanderplatz german restaurants destroyed during world war ii impressive church a great place to spend spree river worth a visit museum island nikolaiviertel rathaus zum
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Even though this landed in the est Germany side of Berlin, the communists did a good job at restoring the old buildings. Close to the hearts of imperial Berlin, this neighborhood is so beautiful!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Elena257
Reviewed 2 days ago

In the middle of the city, there are narrow streets and small houses in a neighborhood which used to be lively and artistic until the Second World War. In 1944, bombing destroyed the area. During the 1980s, the houses were reconstructed according to historical records....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This wonderful old quarter was largely left undestroyed in WORLD WAR II. It sits behind the red townhall in East Berlin and has lovely cafes, little craft shops and a very old pub dating back to the 17th century, called Nußbaum. The Nikolai Church was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank foxurs1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this area hoping to find a Christmas Market and we did but it was only several booths. The neighborhood is nice to walk around in and it is neat down by the river. We found some good shops. The first one was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Piseu
Reviewed 21 October 2018

The Nicholas Quarter, or Nikolaiviertel, is the restored part of old Berlin. It is lovely to wander through, with shops and restaurants. A pleasant area to spend some time.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank roaming_kiwi58
Reviewed 26 September 2018

I walked around the Nicholas Quarter (Nikolaiviertel) in September 2018. There were a lot of shops and restaurants. I took photos of the key sights which included the Saint Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche) and City Hall (Rathaus). I only had one hour so hopefully during my...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Berlin was practically totally rebuild after the World War II in a Modern style and it’s hard to imagine how the buildings were before this sad part of the history happened but we think you can find a piece of this history in Nikolaiviertel (Nichola’s...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank discoveringdest
Reviewed 14 September 2018

This is a really pretty part of Berlin and has been well restored. Easily combined with a visit to the Nikolaikirche, Marienkirche, rotes Rathaus and the altes Stadthaus. Some nice traditional German restaurants to try around here also and not much traffic so it's a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

No holiday to Berlin would be complete without a visit to Old Berlin more commenly known as the Nicholas Quarter ( Nikolvietel ) . Exiting the Ubahn stop at Klösterstraße you know your in a special area,the beautiful and beautifully restored church Parochialkirche looms right...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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IGNikolaiviertel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Nicholas Quarter, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for the rating, we are always happy when visitors in our Nikolaiviertel feel comfortable.

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

A haven away from the city with traditional vibes. We found a great little cafe for steaming hot glüwein and hot chocolate

Date of experience: December 2017
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IGNikolaiviertel, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Nicholas Quarter, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for the rating, we are always happy when visitors in our Nikolaiviertel feel comfortable.

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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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