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Flughafen Tempelhof

Tempelhofer Damm 1-7, GAT Terminal, 12101 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 200037441
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Great walking tour of an iconic building full of history

I took the 2-hour English-language guided tour. A knowledgeable guide was able to explain the... read more

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Take this trip if you are in Berlin!

An amazingly informative tour - in English - of this historically protected landmark. The history... read more

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Guided tours in the former airport building.In German : Mo - Thu 4 p.m., Fr 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., Sat /Sun 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.In English Sat 3 p.m., Sun 2 p.m.Special Tour "Hidden Places in the Former Airport building" Sat 12 p.m.,Special tour " American Alliied Forces in Tempelhof" Sun 12 p.m.Special arrangements for groups in German, English, French, Spanish, Dutch, Polish, Czech, Russian and Chinese language.
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Tempelhofer Damm 1-7, GAT Terminal, 12101 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 200037441
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I took the 2-hour English-language guided tour. A knowledgeable guide was able to explain the history of the building, and its construction and use, and showed the group various parts of the building. It’s such a large site that it’s impossible to visit the whole...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An amazingly informative tour - in English - of this historically protected landmark. The history behind it and how it was planned to be the best/biggest airport in the world is something to see and hear about. Finding out about the hidden bunkers and that...More

Thank Anndrek
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Tempelhof was closed down as an airport in 2008 and some of the terminal building parts have been made available to public, however only on guided tours. The building's history is an interesting one, as the construction started still before WWII during the Nazi rule....More

1  Thank kamczan
Reviewed 28 November 2017

The old airport has not been turned into offices. However a short walk around the site is enough to appreciate the importance of the airport and its place in history. It appears that tours are available which we will definitely research before our next trip....More

Thank ChrisPudsey
Reviewed 15 November 2017

When my daughter first said she wanted to visit Templehof my first reaction was "As ex- aircrew I have visited enough airports to last me a lifetime", but we went anyway. The first thing we saw was the memorial to fatalities during the Berlin airlift...More

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This park is used by many local residents to visit and exercise. We were on a bicycle tour and were able to ride our bikes down the former runways used to support West Berlin during the Berlin Airlift.

Thank Acadia611
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I took the English tour with two of my colleagues. As tour guides it might be quite difficult to guide us since we know our way around the history and Lars did a great job! one can easily see that he is truly passionate about...More

Thank Tal S
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Quite a scene is set at the closed Tempelhof Airport, the site of the Berlin Airlift and so much history. Currently, the building is taking another spot in history for its status as a clearance center for refugees, as I understand it, so the airport...More

Thank JaninedeBric
Reviewed 1 November 2017

The architecture of the Third Reich survived because allied forces needed an airport when the took Berlin. Everything speaks to the power of the government and the small status of the individual. Flughafen Tempelhof fields were recently used to house migrants and it speaks to...More

Thank ProfessorCharles
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I did an English guided tour together with my mom. We found it interesting for different reasons. My mom's an avid history lover and enjoyed the stories about how the airport was used from the World War II time until recent times. As someone working...More

2  Thank SaschaSchrijft
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Bulat S
10 February 2018|
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Response from robbly | Reviewed this property |
I can only agree with other people on here, no way to get into the building itself due to security and everything is locked, you can walk around the outside and on the old airfield and get some great photographs. The tour is... More
3 July 2015|
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Response from gladys70 | Reviewed this property |
YES, there are regular Guided Group tours of Tempelhof. We did a weekend tour, and there was at least one other group being guided around the venue at the time. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and articulated. They... More