The former Wittenze was founded in the Middle Age along a trade route between the Balic Sea and Bohemia. The White Lake and the surrounding park give name to the quarter Weissensee.
As a center of movie production Weissensee made history in the nineteen twenties and thirties.
The White Lake is popular touristic destination with lido and cafe at the shore.
The Jewish Cemetery Weissensee is a UNESCO world cultural heritage.
Worth Seeing: White Sea, Jewish Cemetery, Composers Area