By its 150 000 inhabitants the quarter has the size of a bigger town.
The particular atmosphere of the quarter of founding period is given by the lively and many-sided cultural szene, many pubs, cafes and restaurants. Kulturbrauerei, Mauerpark and Pfefferberg are the most popular touristic attractions.
In the old centers of the quarter there are may original and innovative businesses which invite to a shopping tour.
Worth Seeing: Water Tower, Kollwitzplatz, Kulturbrauerei, Pfefferberg, Mauerpark, Helmholzplatz, Backfabrik