31 AUG - 6 SEP: Activities #GLS

In the first week of September we offer the following activites:

The photo shows art museum "Hamburger Bahnhof", with two nice cafes right by the canal and a colourful exhibition by artist Katharina Grosse. Our tip for the weekend: visit the exhibition, have a coffee .. you can walk there from GLS! See the route on google maps

Otherwise there are the following activities, organized and supervised by GLS:

TUE 1 September 2020

Seminar: German Empire: 1871 - 1918

The German Empire ("Kaiserreich") was founded in 1871, uniting 26 countries like Bavaria and Saxony in a German nation-state. The Empire ended with the abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II after World War I.Teacher: Jeremias

3 pm, room 117 in the GLS language school


WED 2 September 2020

Film: "Der Baader-Meinhof-Komplex" - Film in German language with subtitles in German 

Content: The film tells the story of the West German far-left terrorist organisation the Rote Armee Fraktion (Red Army Fraction a.k.a. RAF) from 1967 to 1977. See the trailer here

3 pm, room 115 in the GLS language school


THU 3 September 2020

City wealk: exploring "Scheunenviertel" with GLS guide Steph

The "Scheunenviertel" (= "district of barns") is one of Berlin's oldest and most charming districts. It has had an eventful history: from a poor district to a Jewish ghetto to devastation. Today, the Scheunenviertel is once again picking up on Jewish traditions. Read more here

Meeting point: 3 pm in the lobby of the GLS language school



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