Known for being walkable and business-friendly, Neukoelln is an economical neighborhood, offering convenient options for restaurants, bars, and cafes. Broaden your horizons with some local theater. Neukoelln's hotels make a great home base for venturing out into the greater Berlin area.
Sightseeing around Neukoelln
The museums and theaters add a sense of refinement, while the monuments and other landmarks offer local lore. Browse the collections at Jewish Museum Berlin, Stasi Museum Berlin, or German Museum of Technology. You can check out the local talent at Columbiahalle, Tempodrom, and Konzerthaus Berlin. Monuments like East Side Gallery, Checkpoint Charlie, and Nikolaikirche honor the area. Oberbaum Bridge, German Cathedral, and Schoneberg Gasometer are some of the notable landmarks. Bring the family to Kombibad Gropiusstadt - Halle, Simon-Dach-Strasse, and Tierpark Berlin.
You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Treptower Park, Tempelhof Park, or Viktoriapark. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Galeria Kaufhof, Gropius Passagen, and Alexa Shopping Center. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Mercedes-Benz Arena, Kindl-Buhne Wuhlheide, and FEZ Berlin.
Don't miss some of the area's most popular attractions, such as Checkpoint Charlie Museum, Alexanderplatz, and Brandenburg Gate. You can also check out Gleisdreieck Park, Martin-Gropius Bau, and Friedrichsfelde Palace.
Getting around Neukoelln
If you want to get around the city, Grenzallee U-Bahn is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Neukolln U-Bahn and Neukolln S-Bahn.
Berlin (SXF-Schoenefeld) is the closest major airport, 5.8 miles (9.3 km) from Neukoelln. Berlin (TXL-Tegel) is the next closest airport, 8.9 miles (14.3 km) away.