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View across the park to the Atrium Tower

The Mendelssohn-Bartholdy-Park is a park at the metro station of the U2 in Berlin district of Kreuzberg the district of Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg . It was built between 1960 and 1967 based on plans by O. Longhardt, H. Preuß, K. Schaller and E. Schmäls instead of the former Schöneberg harbor (see also Urbanhafen ). The park is named after Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy .

Felix-Mendelssohn-Bartholdy-Stein with a relief portrait of the composer

The approximately two hectare area is defined by a lawn. A path leads straight through the park, flanked by a few trees. On the right half there is a sand playground and a rose circle with a processed boulder , which is listed as a natural monument 2-1 / F in the Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg district. There are numerous benches along the U-shaped path along the edges of the park. Here there is a dense planting of bushes and trees.

In the north of the fenced area, three exits lead to the Hafenplatz with residential buildings, in the east two to Schöneberger Straße ( Metrobus M29) with Schöneberger Brücke. The southern gate leads to the Hallesche Ufer on the Landwehr Canal and the Köthener Bridge . To the west are Köthener Straße and the underground station .

Web links

Commons : Mendelssohn-Bartholdy-Park  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Information about the M. Bartholdy Park

Coordinates: 52 ° 30 ′ 10.6 ″  N , 13 ° 22 ′ 35.9 ″  E