Walter Benjamin Platz

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Walter Benjamin Platz in Berlin Charlottenburg

Walter Benjamin Platz is a square in Berlin Charlottenburg near Leibnitzstraße and Kurfürstendamm.

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Walter Benjamin Platz in Berlin Charlottenburg
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Walter Benjamin Platz in Berlin Charlottenburg

It was built in the early 2000’s in a modernist style, with emphasis on repetitive patterns and geometric shapes.

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Walter Benjamin Platz in Berlin Charlottenburg

It is named after Walter Benjamin, a Jewish German philosopher.

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Walter Benjamin Platz in Berlin Charlottenburg

 

The square offers a quiet refuge for shoppers tired of the Ku’damm noise and crowds.

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