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Olympisches Dorf

Olympisches Dorf

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Recommended by 43 out of 45 cyclists

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  • Stephanie

    During the 1936 Olympic Games, the 3,600 male athletes with attendants and staff lived 18 km from the Olympic Stadium, including the American Jesse Owens. With four gold medals he was the most successful Olympian of the XI. Summer Olympics. The village was intended as a retreat and training ground, it was also offered an entertainment program. Feeding was divided into nations, women were forbidden to enter. From the Nazi side was planned from the beginning to use the village later as barracks, in this aspect, his name "village of peace" almost cynical.

    Over the years, the village has been used for a variety of purposes, since 1992 it is empty.

    getting there
    eg 2km from Elstal station or from U2 Olympiastation just under 20km by bike

    opening hours
    dkb-stiftung.de/event/fuehrungen-durch-das-olympische-dorf-2

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    • April 8, 2016

  • blackcharly

    A look at the website confirms unfortunately that there is no possibility to make a tour without a guide and the price of 75 € for 5 people is then quite violent. Spontaneously, nothing is to be reported at least 14 days in advance.

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    • November 21, 2018

  • Damian

    Many interesting things. Partially affected by decay. Visit is definitely worth it. The guides are great.

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    • July 8, 2017

  • U. S.

    Too bad that the area is not freely accessible. Those who are only on the transit usually do not have the time to organize a guided tour. Too bad. It all looks very interesting what you see from the fence.

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    • August 1, 2018

  • JanaB

    We went there yesterday, unfortunately free. Access only to tel. Advance reservation and only with guide .Free sightseeing no longer possible. The area will probably soon become apartments. expanded. If you still want to visit something, you must go soon.

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    • August 6, 2018

  • Andreas Bikefan

    Unfortunately, guided tours are no longer possible. Will be built on.

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    • January 4, 2021

  • RadlerJan

    A long time ago I had the opportunity to visit the site on my tours.
    Interesting story, let's see what will become of it in the future.
    More information: de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olympisches_Dorf_(Berlin)

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    • April 30, 2020

  • Cynthia

    The old olympic stadium.

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    • July 29, 2016

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Location: Wustermark, Havelland, Brandenburg, Germany

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Olympisches Dorf