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Politics & Administration

Berlin Town Hall: The "Rotes Rathaus"
Berlin Town Hall: The "Rotes Rathaus"

Governing Mayor of Berlin

Berlin's Governing Mayor Michael Müller (SPD)
Michael Müller is the city’s mayor and the federal state’s premier. The Senate Chancellery is his administrative team. more »

Constitution of Berlin 

Rotes Rathaus
The constitution of Berlin provides general rules on people's rights, the government, legislation, and the administration. more » 

Berlin’s International Relations

Berlins Partnercities
Berlin maintains partnerships with 17 cities and cooperates on projects with many other cities around the world, such as Copenhagen, Helsinki, Johannesburg, Shanghai, Seoul, Sofia, Sydney, and Vienna. more »

Cultural Affairs

Berlin’s cultural affairs department is responsible for museums, libraries, archives, memorials, theaters, orchestras, and choirs, as well as for funding for artists living in Berlin. more »

Building the Future 

There will be a lot of building taking place in Berlin in the coming years. Berlin is growing and it needs new flats for the people who live here today, and also for those who will be coming to the city in the coming years. more » 


Berlin has ambitious goals for environmental protection. Thanks to the Senate's goal-oriented energy and climate protection policies, Berlin should be climate-neutral by 2050. more »

Information brochure for new Berliners 

New in Berlin? If you’ve just moved to Berlin, this is the information package you need. In this brochure you will find information on housing, working, child care, and more. Get your free PDF download here. more » 

Foreigners’ Registration Office

Entry and residence – the Foreigners’ Registration Office is the authority serving immigrants. more »

The History of Berlin

From the city’s founding up until today – trace the eventful history of the city of Berlin. more »

The Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall has long since disappeared from reunified Berlin. Memories of the Wall, however, are still very much alive. These pages are intended as a guide to exploring the former course of the Wall. more »
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Accor Hotels in Berlin
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Hotel in Berlin
Find and book your ideal hotel in Berlin more »

New Year's Eve parties in Berlin

Party in berlin
Prepare yourself for the biggest parties Berlin has to offer and get tickets for the most spectacular New Year's Eve 2016 celebrations. more »

Christmas Markets in Berlin

Christmas market in front of Castle Charlottenburg in Berlin
The most popular Christmas markets and Christmas fairs in Berlin with adresses, opening hours and public transport. more »

Bed & Breakfast in Berlin

Symbolbild Pensionen
Search and book affordable and centrally located pensions in Berlin more »

The Berlin tourist pass

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Events & Festivals in Berlin

Classic Open Air in Berlin
Events and festivals in Berlin: Highlights of the Berlin culture programme, tips for theater, opera, concerts, movies, trade fairs and more »

Attractions & Sights

Brandenburg Tor
Berlin’s top attractions, palaces and monuments with address, photos, public transport details and more »

Ticket Search in English

Find & buy tickets online for concerts, events and more »

Berlin Photo Galleries in German

Pictures of sights, monuments, places of interest and more »