New Berlin infostore opens today nearby Museumsinsel (Museum Island)

Berlin information with views of the Cathedral

Berlin, 9 April 2010 A new Berlin infostore has just opened its doors to visitors to the German capital. It is located under the observation terrace of the Humboldt Box on Schlossplatz and is operated by Berlin Tourismus Marketing GmbH together with the Förderverein Berliner Schloss e.V. It offers visitors not only up-to-date information about Berlin coupled with various booking options but also panorama views of Museum Island and Berlin Cathedral.

Multilingual staff members provide information here daily from 10am to 6pm and help visitors to plan their individual Berlin activities. Furthermore, tourists can purchase the Berlin WelcomeCard – Berlin’s official tourist ticket, as well as book hotel rooms and tickets for events.

The new location in the Humboldt Box raises the number of Berlin infostores to a total of five.

The others are at the following central locations:

Hauptbahnhof railway station

ground floor, entrance Europa Platz,

daily 8am-10pm

Neues Kranzler Eck

Kurfürstendamm 21, (arcade),

Mon to Sat: 10am – 8pm, Sat 10am –6pm

Brandenburg Gate

Pariser Platz / southern gate house,

daily 10am – 6pm

ALEXA Shopping Center

Grunerstraße 20 / ground floor,

Mon to Sat: 10am – 8pm

Further information can be accessed on the Internet on

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