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Photography Playground at Opernwerkstätten Berlin

Monday, April 29th, 2013
Alice Through The Keyhole (c) Martin Butler

Alice Through The Keyhole (c) Martin Butler

For  a period of 4 weeks, from April the 26th till May the 24th, the Opernwerkstätten in Berlin Mitte turn into a big interactive playground.

An exciting interactive exhibition at a very interesting location! The Opernwerkstätten is kind of a magical place. This is where the decor and the costumes for the Berlin Staats Opera and the Komische Oper were once made. Now this spacious building serves as an unique event location for fashion shows, congresses, exhibitions and any other kind of events.

For the Photography Playground 12 international artists and international collectives created an unique interactive exhibition in an over 70000sqm spacious location.

The theme of the exhibition is ´space and art´ and it allows you as spectator to become an actor!

Where: Opernwerkstätten, Zinnowitzer Str. 9

When: From 26th of April till the 24th of May, daily from 11am till 7pm.

The entrance is free!!

For more information on what to see and do in Berlin please read the rest of the hostel BLOG or come see us at the reception!


This weekend in Berlin! A top 5 of Amazing things to see and do!

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Summer Berlin

Our personal TOP 5 of events and things to do this weekend, from August 26th till August 28th


Berlin is an exciting city and if you are planning a visit you should consider what you want to see an do.  Because there is too much to do and see all! To help you make your choices easier we provide some tips for this weekend! 





1. Party on Friday night @ Mikz

Mikz is a cool underground club located in Berlin-Friedrichshain. Tonight there is a party with dj´s and live music!

Revalerstr. 99.

How to get there? Just ask us at the reception!

2.Visit the farmers market @ Kollwitzplatz on Saturday

It starts at about 10am and lasts till about 4pm. Besides great food and vegetables you can also find jewelery, clothes and souvenirs here.

Check the stand with original polish theater posters!

3. A great place to dance to rock´n´roll music is located really close to our hostel.

The Club is called Bassy. This saturday there is LIVE music. The Stud (60s/garage) is performing, it starts at 10pm. Afterwords there are dj´s, Frank POPP and Nina ( Garage, psych, R&B). They will bring you to dance into the night!

4. If you are into DRum´n´Bass go to Icon this saturday!

Berlin´s finest drum´n´bass party in a legendary club not far from the EastSeven Hostel Berlin. Dance, Dance, Dance!!!!

Where to find the club, check number 11 on the back of our Flyer!

5.  take it easy on Sunday

relax and sleep a little longer!! When you´ve chilled out long enough take a shower and make yourself pretty!

Go for a brunch ( all berliner do this on sunday, so should you). A really nice place for brunch is the bar Gagarin. It´s closeby the hostel, just ask us for advice and direcetions. When your belly is full and you are satisfied go for a strawl in directions of the Mauerpark. When you are at the Mauerpark pay a visit to the legendary Fleamarket there. They sell everything, from food to furniture. Also there will be musicians playing their most beautiful songs for you.


We wish you a splendid weekend in Berlin. Hope to see you soon at EastSeven Berlin Hostel