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Great fun

Great fun and unique things to buy, we really enjoyed looking round at all the diferent things on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Always unique things to buy

Love visiting the Amplemann shop that sells products based on the traffic walk / don’t walk symbols... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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3 weeks ago
“Great fun”
15 Nov 2018
“Always unique things to buy”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Markgrafenstrasse 37 | Gendarmenmarkt, Berlin, Germany
Mitte (Borough)
+49 30 40039095
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great fun and unique things to buy, we really enjoyed looking round at all the diferent things on sale.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sarahc011
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Love visiting the Amplemann shop that sells products based on the traffic walk / don’t walk symbols used in East Berlin.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 294JulieL
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

I love this place. The Amplemann is a figure of East and is a symbol of Berlin. The things are all really good quality and I have a number of items from the shop.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SmilerP
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Well you see him on the traffic lights instructing you when it’s safe to cross the road. The shops are not cheap but an excellent attempt to retain an East German symbol that is so unique. Take time to watch the video - fascinating. Remember...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Spressy
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I love these little stores. They have the most unique gift items and the prices are not bad. They are slightly different between stores and that makes them fun to visit. Some stores serve food. Visit them, ask the staff to tell you the history....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank C P
Reviewed 25 September 2015

I spent way to much time and money in 3 of these shops but it's a symbol of the old east Berlin and I liked seeing the figure in the pedestrian lights and wanted a few souvenirs to remind me def. have to find these...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Flick_32
Reviewed 27 July 2015

The quality goods of this sop with its logo was a nice place to shop. Good value in the goods, quality of items and price range well established for small or larger gifts. Perfect place to buy decent souvenirs that have a context. I believe...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank 450juditha
Reviewed 22 December 2014

I read about Amplemann in my tour book before heading to Berlin. Amplemann is the walk/don't walk symbol used in Berlin, and is actually a holdover from East Berlin. There are six stores in Berlin, and this one is located near Gendarmenmarkt, so we were...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank UOtterTravel
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