Written by Nandishwarreddy.s   |   Posted: 08/07/2015 06:23 PM IST | Updated: 08/08/2015 10:40 AM IST

Berlin is the capital city of Germany; it is associated with world war history and it is rich with its culture. The city also hosts annual festivals such as the Long Night of the Museums, Carnival of Cultures and the glamorous Berlin Film Festival. There are many tourist attractions in Berlin. Tiergarten is one of the best tourist attractions.

Tiergaten is a German word, tier-animal and garten-park. The Tiergarten is located in central Berlin; it is an urban park. It is one of the Berlin’s best known parks. The famous landscape architect Peter Joseph Lenne has transformed Tierpark into an English style between 1833 and 1838.

Tiergarten History:

The former hunting ground is also one of the best known parks. The park is located next to the Brandenburg gate. The former hunting is located next to Tiergarten (Animal Park).  The park is surrounded by a street circle. During the world war the park was used as a vegetable garden.

It is now the official residence of the President of Germany. It is one of the most popular zoos in Europe. Visitors come here for a jog; it is also a picnic spot. There is also a lake inside the park; it is even possible to skate. During winter the lake Nuer See can freeze up and it becomes as a winter landscape and during summer it becomes as a Restaurant and Biergarten (Beer Garden).  

A large playground (Spiel Platz) is also located here. The Regierungsviertel, Potsdamer Platz and the Kulturforum as well as the Diplomatenviertel are also located inside the park. The park is also known for the outdoor activities.

Near the Tiergarten, there is a collection of several gas lanterns from Berlin and other cities are displayed.

By :Divya


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