Berlin television tower opens again

Berlin television tower opens again

The Berlin television tower (Fernsehturm) on Alexanderplatz reopens today (22 May 2020) after a two-month compulsory corona break.

Der Berliner Fernsehturm

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Der Fernsehturm in den frühen Morgenstunden.

The viewing platform and the restaurant "Sphere" should be accessible for visitors again, as the operators announced. 50 people at a time may enter the platform or the restaurant at the same time. A speaker of the TV tower explained that it is not possible to change from the restaurant to the observation deck or vice versa. In addition, masks are compulsory on the observation platform.

Tickets must be reserved online

In order to avoid queues, visitors must reserve tickets online in advance and times will be allocated. According to the information provided, the stay on the viewing floor is limited to 45 minutes, in the restaurant to two hours. According to the operators, they reserve the right to measure the temperature of visitors in the entrance area. In addition, the contact details of guests are to be recorded in order to trace possible chains of infection.

Source: dpa

| Last edited: Friday, 22. May 2020 09:09 Uhr

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