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Well you see him on the traffic lights instructing you when it’s safe to cross the road. The... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
Spressy
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Woodbridge
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Unique to the former Eastern Berlin

I love these little stores. They have the most unique gift items and the prices are not bad. They... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
C P
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18 Feb 2018
“Fun”
26 Jul 2017
“Unique to the former Eastern Berlin”
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Markgrafenstrasse 37 | Gendarmenmarkt, Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Well you see him on the traffic lights instructing you when it’s safe to cross the road. The shops are not cheap but an excellent attempt to retain an East German symbol that is so unique. Take time to watch the video - fascinating. Remember...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

I love these little stores. They have the most unique gift items and the prices are not bad. They are slightly different between stores and that makes them fun to visit. Some stores serve food. Visit them, ask the staff to tell you the history....More

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Reviewed 25 September 2015

I spent way to much time and money in 3 of these shops but it's a symbol of the old east Berlin and I liked seeing the figure in the pedestrian lights and wanted a few souvenirs to remind me def. have to find these...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2015

The quality goods of this sop with its logo was a nice place to shop. Good value in the goods, quality of items and price range well established for small or larger gifts. Perfect place to buy decent souvenirs that have a context. I believe...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2014

I read about Amplemann in my tour book before heading to Berlin. Amplemann is the walk/don't walk symbol used in Berlin, and is actually a holdover from East Berlin. There are six stores in Berlin, and this one is located near Gendarmenmarkt, so we were...More

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Island. The central location makes this one of the
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oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence
of some significant transformations, as well. The
gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets
between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given
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