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Walking Tour Berlin Hansaviertel – “The city of tomorrow”

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    The Hansaviertel and the IBA 1957

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    • Languages: Englisch Deutsch
    • Participants : 2 - 25
    • Duration : 2 hours
    • Offer type : public (with other participants)
    • Tour ID: 2665
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    Description

    In compliance with the principles of modern urban development, the prior to WWII densely built-up Hansaviertel was reconstructed in the course of the International Building Exhibition (IBA) in 1957. Here, urban planners and architects initially put the structured and low-density city to an exemplary test.

    The intitiators of IBA also thought of their project as a manifestation of the »undaunted will to expand West Berlin« and the efficiency of Western construction industry. Balancing, almost opposing the housing areas of the East Berlin Stalin-Allee (today Karl-Marx-Allee) – monumental and classical in style – was yet another deliberate aim of the project.

    Exemplary for the style of post war modernism, the single-family homes, high-rise slab and point blocks – created by 53 architects from 13 countries – make the Hansaviertel a popular residential area until today. Its central location near the »City-West«, easy access to public transport, numerous green areas and the unconventional layouts of the apartments are responsible for the area’s still high residential amenity.

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    Straße des 17. Juni 100, 10557 Berlin - in front of the Burger-King-Restaurant

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    This deal can be cancelled for free up to 7 days before the date of the activity.

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