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Monument in Chorin & Niederfinow

Schiffshebewerk Niederfinow

Tiny Niederfinow would be a mere blip on the map were it not for this spectacular historic ship's lift, one of the most remarkable feats of engineering of the early 20th century. Completed in 1934, it measures 60m h…
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…
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, for over 50 years. Top orchestras and soloists from around the world perform in about…