The high point, literally, of our day in Spandau - which is at then end of the U7 line that we usually use on the way to elsewhere - was the view from the Julius Tower in the Citadel -
|The old town, seen from on high|
The citadel - a renaissance fortification, surrounded by a moat - is seriously big and the tower is quite high -
Spandau also has the Gothic House, which has been inhabited since the 15th century and now has a museum with an astonishing collection of models of buildings
Anker Steinbaukasten - a toy craze dating back to the 1880s and still available today.
A late-19th century kitchen in the museum -
Helga Laessig -
As well as watching huge ships (and small boats) going into the locks, we did a bit of shopping (and eating and drinking) and all in all had a very pleasant, relaxed day.Spandau...