Potsdam is the capital of and borders . The town has a population of approx. 175,000. It is widely known for its castles and landscape as a World Heritage Site.
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was the summer palace of Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, in Potsdam, near . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is an astrophysical observatory in the Albert Einstein Science Park in Potsdam, built by architect Erich Mendelsohn. is situated 2½ km south of Potsdam.

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The is a bridge across the in , connecting the district of with the capital Potsdam. is situated 2½ km northeast of Potsdam. Photo: DrTorstenHenning, Public domain.

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The on the Luisenplatz in Potsdam, not to be confused with the on 's Pariser Platz, was built in 1770–71 by Carl von Gontard and Georg Christian Unger by order of Frederick II of Prussia. Photo: ArildV, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a borough of Potsdam, . Located north of and the Orangery… is situated 2 km northwest of Potsdam. Photo: Jwaller, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 1½ km west of Potsdam. Photo: Avda, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a locality of Potsdam with 4480 inhabitants. is situated 4½ km west of Potsdam.


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