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        Picture: TMB-Fotoarchiv/Steffen Lehmann Besucherbergwerk F 60, Picture: TMB-Fotoarchiv/Steffen Lehmann
    Industrial culture in Brandenburg

Industrial culture in Brandenburg Discover brickyards, briquette factories and manufactures

Brandenburg is full of historic sites standing testimony to the region's industrial culture. Discover exciting places of Brandenburg's industrial history. You do not need to be into tech stuff to be impressed by the size of the F60 visitor mine, a former overburden conveyor bridge, also referred to as the “Lying Eiffel Tower”, after reaching the monument's top with a tour guide.

The history of industrialization can be experienced at many sites in Brandenburg. The state’s many interconnections with Berlin seem particularly fascinating. Without Brandenburg’s resources, Berlin’s rapid development to a metropolitan area would have been inconceivable. All that Berlin needed for its development arrived on the water: Food, coal, and construction material.

Today's brickyard in Mildenberg supplied bricks to Berlin for the construction of residential homes. The milk glass supplied for the illumination of elegant lamp shades in Berlin's parlours originates from the glassworks in Baruth. Tiled stoves – common in residential homes – were heated with briquettes from Lusatia, for instance, from the briquette factory LOUISE. For the capital’s new communication needs, radio and broadcasting stations were built in Königs Wusterhausen. All these historic places offer curious minds lots of things to experience.

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Selected sights of industrial culture in Brandenburg

F 60 – Conveyor Bridge with French charm

F 60 – Conveyor Bridge with French charm F 60 – Conveyor Bridge with French charm F 60 – Conveyor Bridge with French charm F 60 – Conveyor Bridge with French charm

The "lying Eiffel Tower of Lusatia" provides exciting insights into mining history and uplifting views over the Lusatian Lakeland.…
The "lying Eiffel Tower of Lusatia" provides exciting insights into mining history and…
The "lying Eiffel Tower of Lusatia" provides exciting insights into mining history and uplifting views over the Lusatian Lakeland. Weighing…
The "lying Eiffel Tower of Lusatia" provides exciting insights into mining history and uplifting views over the Lusatian Lakeland. Weighing…
Lichterfeld-Schacksdorf OT Lichterfeld | Elbe-Elster-Land
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Besucherbergwerk F60 - Bistro Steigergrube, Foto: TV LSL/Nada Quenzel, Lizenz: TV LSL/Nada Quenzel
The Niederfinow Ship Lift – technology that inspires

The Niederfinow Ship Lift – technology that inspires The Niederfinow Ship Lift – technology that… The Niederfinow Ship Lift – technology that… The Niederfinow Ship Lift – technology that inspires

The Niederfinow Ship’s Lift is a technical masterpiece. From the shore, the difference in altitude that has to be surmounted is an…
The Niederfinow Ship’s Lift is a technical masterpiece. From the shore, the difference in…
The Niederfinow Ship’s Lift is a technical masterpiece. From the shore, the difference in altitude that has to be surmounted is an…
The Niederfinow Ship’s Lift is a technical masterpiece. From the shore, the difference in altitude that has to be surmounted is an…
Niederfinow | Barnimer Land
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Luftbild Schiffshebewerk Niederfinow © Wasser- und Schifffahrtsamt Eberswalde
Mildenberg Brickyard Park

Mildenberg Brickyard Park Mildenberg Brickyard Park Mildenberg Brickyard Park Mildenberg Brickyard Park

The “Zehdenicker Ziegeleirevier” used to be the largest brickfield in Europe. Today, the brickyard serves as a recreational…
The “Zehdenicker Ziegeleirevier” used to be the largest brickfield in Europe. Today, the…
The “Zehdenicker Ziegeleirevier” used to be the largest brickfield in Europe. Today, the brickyard serves as a recreational destination with…
The “Zehdenicker Ziegeleirevier” used to be the largest brickfield in Europe. Today, the brickyard serves as a recreational destination with…
Zehdenick OT Mildenberg | Ruppiner Seenland
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Ziegeleipark Abenteuerland an der Havel, Foto: Julia Nimke, Lizenz: Ziegeleipark
Landgut Stober –  Estate in Groß Behnitz

Landgut Stober – Estate in Groß Behnitz Landgut Stober – Estate in Groß Behnitz Landgut Stober – Estate in Groß Behnitz Landgut Stober – Estate in Groß Behnitz

Landgut Stober, 2017 & 2021 awarded as the greenest hotel in Europe, is the place of inspiration for responsible business. This is…
Landgut Stober, 2017 & 2021 awarded as the greenest hotel in Europe, is the place of…
Landgut Stober, 2017 & 2021 awarded as the greenest hotel in Europe, is the place of inspiration for responsible business. This is exactly…
Landgut Stober, 2017 & 2021 awarded as the greenest hotel in Europe, is the place of inspiration for responsible business. This is exactly…
Nauen OT Groß Behnitz | Havelland
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Landgut Stober - Ensemble of buildings with manor house, granary and distillery in the background, picture: Darek Gontarski
Rüdersdorf Museum Centre – a geological window in time

Rüdersdorf Museum Centre – a geological window in time Rüdersdorf Museum Centre – a geological… Rüdersdorf Museum Centre – a geological window in… Rüdersdorf Museum Centre – a geological window in time

Rüdersdorf limestone: Significant monuments in Berlin and Brandenburg such as Brandenburg Gate, Sanssouci Palace in Potsdam,…
Rüdersdorf limestone: Significant monuments in Berlin and Brandenburg such as Brandenburg…
Rüdersdorf limestone: Significant monuments in Berlin and Brandenburg such as Brandenburg Gate, Sanssouci Palace in Potsdam, Berlin's…
Rüdersdorf limestone: Significant monuments in Berlin and Brandenburg such as Brandenburg Gate, Sanssouci Palace in Potsdam, Berlin's…
Rüdersdorf | Seenland Oder-Spree
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Museumspark Rüdersdorf, Foto: Böttcher, Lizenz: TMB-Fotoarchiv
Museum village “Baruther Glashütte”

Museum village “Baruther Glashütte” Museum village “Baruther Glashütte” Museum village “Baruther Glashütte” Museum village “Baruther Glashütte”

Europe’s most beautiful glassmakers’ village lets visitors experience the art of glassmaking and blow their own glass. On a plain…
Europe’s most beautiful glassmakers’ village lets visitors experience the art of…
Europe’s most beautiful glassmakers’ village lets visitors experience the art of glassmaking and blow their own glass. On a plain signpost…
Europe’s most beautiful glassmakers’ village lets visitors experience the art of glassmaking and blow their own glass. On a plain signpost…
Baruth/Mark OT Glashütte | Fläming
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Museumsdorf Baruther Glashütte, Foto: Andreas Staindl
F 60 – Conveyor Bridge with French charm

F 60 – Conveyor Bridge with French charm F 60 – Conveyor Bridge with French charm

The "lying Eiffel Tower of Lusatia" provides exciting insights into mining history and uplifting views over the Lusatian Lakeland. Weighing 11,000 tons, 80 meters high, 200 meters wide and half a kilometer long, a giant rests in the south of Brandenburg. The structure sits majestically in the heath landscape near Lichterfeld. The former overburden conveyor bridge F60 is undoubtedly the…
The "lying Eiffel Tower of Lusatia" provides exciting insights into mining history and uplifting views over the Lusatian Lakeland. Weighing 11,000 tons, 80 meters high, 200 meters wide and half a kilometer long, a giant rests in the south of Brandenburg. The structure sits majestically in the heath…
The "lying Eiffel Tower of Lusatia" provides exciting insights into mining history and uplifting views over the Lusatian Lakeland. Weighing 11,000 tons, 80 meters high, 200 meters wide and half a kilometer long, a giant rests in…
The "lying Eiffel Tower of Lusatia" provides exciting insights into mining history and uplifting views over the Lusatian Lakeland. Weighing…
Lichterfeld-Schacksdorf OT Lichterfeld | Elbe-Elster-Land
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Besucherbergwerk F60 - Bistro Steigergrube, Foto: TV LSL/Nada Quenzel, Lizenz: TV LSL/Nada Quenzel
The Niederfinow Ship Lift – technology that inspires

The Niederfinow Ship Lift – technology that inspires The Niederfinow Ship Lift – technology that… The Niederfinow Ship Lift – technology that… The Niederfinow Ship Lift – technology that inspires

The Niederfinow Ship’s Lift is a technical masterpiece. From the shore, the difference in altitude that has to be surmounted is an…
The Niederfinow Ship’s Lift is a technical masterpiece. From the shore, the difference in…
The Niederfinow Ship’s Lift is a technical masterpiece. From the shore, the difference in altitude that has to be surmounted is an…
The Niederfinow Ship’s Lift is a technical masterpiece. From the shore, the difference in altitude that has to be surmounted is an…
Niederfinow | Barnimer Land
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Luftbild Schiffshebewerk Niederfinow © Wasser- und Schifffahrtsamt Eberswalde
Mildenberg Brickyard Park

Mildenberg Brickyard Park Mildenberg Brickyard Park Mildenberg Brickyard Park Mildenberg Brickyard Park

The “Zehdenicker Ziegeleirevier” used to be the largest brickfield in Europe. Today, the brickyard serves as a recreational…
The “Zehdenicker Ziegeleirevier” used to be the largest brickfield in Europe. Today, the…
The “Zehdenicker Ziegeleirevier” used to be the largest brickfield in Europe. Today, the brickyard serves as a recreational destination with…
The “Zehdenicker Ziegeleirevier” used to be the largest brickfield in Europe. Today, the brickyard serves as a recreational destination with…
Zehdenick OT Mildenberg | Ruppiner Seenland
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Ziegeleipark Abenteuerland an der Havel, Foto: Julia Nimke, Lizenz: Ziegeleipark
Landgut Stober –  Estate in Groß Behnitz

Landgut Stober – Estate in Groß Behnitz Landgut Stober – Estate in Groß Behnitz

Landgut Stober, 2017 & 2021 awarded as the greenest hotel in Europe, is the place of inspiration for responsible business. This is exactly why 80% of our clients book us for executive coaching, team building, networking formats, employee motivation & stakeholder management. Here, just behind Berlin, people already met 80 years ago to talk about change in the world, about a better world -…
Landgut Stober, 2017 & 2021 awarded as the greenest hotel in Europe, is the place of inspiration for responsible business. This is exactly why 80% of our clients book us for executive coaching, team building, networking formats, employee motivation & stakeholder management. Here, just behind Berlin,…
Landgut Stober, 2017 & 2021 awarded as the greenest hotel in Europe, is the place of inspiration for responsible business. This is exactly why 80% of our clients book us for executive coaching, team building, networking formats,…
Landgut Stober, 2017 & 2021 awarded as the greenest hotel in Europe, is the place of inspiration for responsible business. This is exactly…
Nauen OT Groß Behnitz | Havelland
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Landgut Stober - Ensemble of buildings with manor house, granary and distillery in the background, picture: Darek Gontarski
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