Twins Gerrit and Frederik Braun own and run the world's largest model train museum in Hamburg. Their model of success has been copied but their bond as twins remains unique.
Identical twins Gerrit and Frederik Braun have built the world's largest model railway exhibition: Hamburg's Miniatur Wunderland. It's a popular tourist attraction which keeps on growing.
Gerrit and Frederik Braun are twins. They masterminded the Miniatur Wunderland – the world's largest model railway exhibition in Hamburg.
What began as a whacky idea has become a tourist magnet - the Miniatur Wunderland in Hamburg is to open a new "Bella Italia" area as part of the world's largest model railway.
Producer Janine Jackowski puts films by and about women to the fore. Including Maren Ade's prize-winning Toni Erdmann.
The Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Prize in literature, is cutting all ties with a man facing a series of sexual harassment allegations. The influential person had been closely linked with the institution.
With the successful staging of "Fiddler on the Roof," the Komische Oper celebrates its 70th anniversary. For DW columnist Gero Schliess, the smallest of the three Berlin opera houses is particularly inspiring right now.
Bauhaus is one of Germany's most successful cultural exports. But these days, 22 of the world's leading architecture offices are American, 17 British - and only three German.
After the "Jamaica" coalition talks aimed at building the next German government collapsed in Berlin on Sunday, Germany's top culture critics took to Twitter to voice their opinions.
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