Fodor's Expert Review Tempelhofer Park

Neukolln Park/Playground Fodor's Choice
Tempelhofer Park, Neukolin, Berlin, Germany.

Of all Berlin’s many transformations, this one—from airport to park—might be the quickest. The iconic airport (it was the site of the 1948–49 Berlin airlift) had its last flight in 2008. Only two years later, it opened as a park, complete with untouched runways. It has quickly become one of the city’s most beloved and impressive outdoor spots, where bikers, skaters, kite flyers, urban gardeners, picnickers, and grillers all gather. Although the Nazi-era airport buildings are not open for wandering, you can explore them on a two-hour tour (book online at

Park/Playground Fodor's Choice

Quick Facts

Bordered by Columbiadamm and Tempelhoferdamm
Berlin, Berlin  12101, Germany


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Rate Includes: Daily sunrise–sunset