Fire Destroys Abandoned Berlin Spreepark Amusement Park

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Berlin’s abandoned Spreepark, which originally opened as Kulturpark during the late 1960’s when the area was still part of East Berlin, finally met its fate on Sunday when a suspected arson attack reduced most of the remaining structures to a pile of ash. Over 100 firemen were called in to …

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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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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 …

Stephen Fuchs
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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Unusual Abandoned GDR-Era Amusement Park Becomes a Public Art Space

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

An amusement park that once provided an unusual form of fun and happiness to the Soviet controlled East Berlin citizens, now sits frozen in time, hidden among a fast growing forest of trees and vegetation.  Nearby residents familiar with the site have often wandered over the fence to explore the …

Stephen Fuchs
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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