Schloss Sanssouci was built in the late 18th century by Frederick the Great, and was one of his favorite places. Today the palace and its gardens are a major tourist attraction.
The reconstruction of the Garrison Church in Potsdam has been a bone of contention from the start. As construction started on the eve of Reformation celebrations, protesters drew attention to the building's past.
Sanssouci palace, located in Potsdam, sheds light on the personal life of King Frederick, the Great, King of Prussia. With its playful exterior, it is a highly recommended day trip from Berlin.
Music, illuminations and fireworks are all part and parcel of the 19th Night of the Palaces in Potsdam. This time the whole event is going to be more spectacular than ever.
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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