Want To Own An Amusement Park? Berlin’s Deserted Kulturpark Hits eBay For $2.2 Million

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs


Berlin’s often forgotten Kulturpark, which was once a rare opportunity for fun and entertainment in the Soviet controlled East Berlin, and later renamed Spreepark once the country was reunified, has been left abandoned for more than a decade.  While nature hasn’t been kind to this strange piece of German history, the amusement park has been put up for sale on eBay and could be yours for only 1.62 million euros ($2.2 million).

The park, as it stands right now, will have you feeling as if you have walked onto the set of a horror film, and that might just be enough to draw someone in.  Interested buyers that want to turn the piece of land into something drastically different may be out of luck though.  One of the stipulations to buying the deserted park is that it must remain as a recreational or amusement park until 2061.


Sources: eBay, CNET
Photos: Kulturpark

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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