This beautiful and sprawling park located in former East Berlin offers something for everyone. Witness the impressive East German Soviet War Memorial: a towering bronze statue depicting a Soviet soldier carrying a child and crushing a swastika. Or simply stroll along the banks of the Spree River to discover the houseboats and an array of delicious food stands. You might even catch a glimpse of a Ferris wheel in the distance. If you are feeling adventurous, keep heading in that direction to find the abandoned East German amusement park, Plänterwald!
*To get to the abandoned amusement park from S-Bahn Treptower Park, walk eastwardor, and to see the Soviet War Memorial you will have to cross Puschkinallee, which runs through the center or the park.
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