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Music in Chorin & Niederfinow

Choriner Musiksommer

This open-air summertime series of classical concerts has been held in the romantic Kloster Chorin, a partly ruined Gothic abbey, since 1964. Top orchestras and soloists from around Germany perform in up to 20 conce…
Historic Site in Chorin & Niederfinow

Kloster Chorin

A popular day trip from Berlin, this romantically ruined monastery near a little lake and surrounded by a lush park was built by Cistercian monks in the 13th century. It is widely considered one of the finest red-br…
Monument in Chorin & Niederfinow

Schiffshebewerk Niederfinow

Tiny Niederfinow would be a mere blip on the map were it not for this spectacular historical ship's lift, which links the Oder River and the Oder-Havel Canal. This remarkable feat of engineering was completed in 193…