Plötzensee is located in the Berlin district of Wedding near the Rehberge public park. The open-air swimming pool belonging to it offers numerous leisure activities.


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The heart of the area surrounding the lake in Wedding is the Plötzensee lido. There is a café in the entrance building. The sandy beach is equipped with a children's playground and several sports fields where visitors can play volleyball, table tennis or football. Outside the outdoor pool, numerous green areas and sunbathing lawns invite visitors to stroll and relax.

Bathing in the Plötzensee

The Plötzensee lido offers the best conditions for its bathers. From the sandy beach they can reach the water quickly and comfortably. Nudism is also possible in the marked area.

Facts about the Plötzensee

The Plötzensee is about 7.7 hectares in size and reaches a maximum depth of about 7 meters. In 1891, an army sports facility became the first swimming pool at Plötzensee. The entrance building of the outdoor pool was built between 1926 and 1928 and is a listed building.

Lido Plötzensee

Nordufer 26
13351 Berlin

Public transportation

Keime im Badesee
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Last edited: 8. July 2020