Friedrichshagen is a German locality ( Ortsteil) within the Berlin borough ( Bezirk) of Treptow-Köpenick. Until 2001 it was part of the former borough of Köpenick.
History [ edit ]
The colony of
Friedrichsgnade was founded on May 29, 1753 by the king Frederick II of Prussia. [1 ] Autonomous [2 ] Prussian municipality of the former Niederbarnim district until 1920, it merged into Berlin with the " Greater Berlin Act." From 1949 to 1990, like the rest of the borough of Köpenick, it was part of [3 ] East Berlin.
Geography [ edit ]
Overview [ edit ]
Located in the south-eastern suburb of Berlin, Friedrichshagen borders with the
Brandenburger municipalities of Hoppegarten (in Märkisch-Oderland district), and Schöneiche (in Oder-Spree). It is also bounded by the Berliner localities of Köpenick and Rahnsdorf. The residential area is surrounded in north by a big portion of the (city forest), and in south by the river Berliner Stadtforst Müggelspree ( tributary of the Spree), and by the western side of Müggelsee, the biggest lake in Berlin.
Subdivision [ edit ]
Friedrichshagen counts 1 zone (
Transport [ edit ]
As urban railways, the locality is served by
line S-Bahn S3, at the stations of Friedrichshagen and Hirschgarten. It is also served by the tram lines 60 and 61. The line 88, not operated by BVG and partially separated from the citizen network, connects Friedrichshagen station to Schöneiche and Rüdersdorf.
Photogallery [ edit ]
Saint Christopher's church
The tram 88 at Friedrichshagen station
References [ edit ]
^ (German) . Overview and historical information about Friedrichshagen on the official website of the district office (Bezirksamt) Treptow-Köpenick, city of Berlin (www.berlin.de/ba-treptow-koepenick/). Retrieved 2015-07-30. Friedrichshagen
^ (German) Schmidl, Karin (March 31, 2007). " Der Charme der Bölsche." Berliner Zeitung. Retrieved 2015-07-30.
^ (German) Infos about "Greater Berlin Act"
Further reading [ edit ]
Albert Burkhardt: "
Ein Rundgang durch Friedrichshagen auf den Spuren des Dichterkreises" - Berlin 2001 Rolf F. Lang: "
Festschrift 250 Jahre Friedrichshagen (1753–2003)" - Edition Friedrichshagen, Müggel-Verlag: Berlin 2003; ISBN 3-9806805-7-6
External links [ edit ]