Berlin-Spandau - Worth it!
As a world leading destination worth seeing and experiencing Spandau is also the western gateway to the city of Berlin. Berlin-Spandau offers easy access to nearly all places of interest in Berlin for visitors. From the Berlin city motorway A100 and the west ring motorway A 10, Spandau districts are very accessible. With the long-distance, regional and S-Bahn trains as well as the, U7 subway and numerous buses Spandau is well connected by public transport to City West and East as well as to Potsdam – Brandenburg state capital. For those arriving by car there are 5,000 parking spaces in and near Spandau’s old city center, as well as designated free parking for coaches.
The Old Town of Spandau
Having the largest interconnected pedestrian area of Berlin, Spandau’s Old Town has approximately 300 retail stores, restaurants and service providers adding to the classic stroll and shopping streets of the capital. Remains of the ancient city walls, half-timbered buildings and vaulted cellars and especially the Church of St. Nicholas – a cradle of the Reformation in Berlin- Brandenburg, bear witness to Spandau’s eventful past.
The Tourist Information Berlin-Spandau in the Gothic House, Breite Str. 32, is situated in the Old Town, which invites you to take audio tours of the old town of Spandau. Here, in Berlin’s oldest town house, you can also acquire tickets for cultural events, regional historical literature, souvenirs, as well as bicycle and hiking maps, much of it also in other languages.