Architectural Guide to Modernism

72 Walther Gropius Fischerhüttenstraße

On a 90-minute tour, visitors get the chance, by means of an audio-guide, to get to know prominent villas around Lake Schlachtensee. From Hermann Muthesius’ famous house van Velsen, built in 1907, to Werner Aisslinger’s Loftcube of 2004 in the park at Haus am Waldsee, buildings by architects like Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Walter Gropius are part of the tour.

The guide is available in German.

Rental: daily from 11 am to 4 pm
Rental fee audio guide:
 5 Euro (+ deposit)
Rental fee bicycle: 5 Euro per 2 hours


Co-operation partner: Potsdam per Pedales, Bike and Kayak Rental at Griebnitzsee Station,

We thank Martin Behrens, Masen Khattab, Christoph Höhne and Jan Marco Zausch of the UdK for the thorough research.