Rosenthal (Berlin)

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Rosenthal
District of Berlin
Village church
Village church
Rosenthal is located in Germany
Rosenthal
Rosenthal
Location of Rosenthal in Pankow district and Berlin
Berlin Pankow Rosenthal.png
Coordinates: 52°35′57″N 13°22′38″E / 52.59917°N 13.37722°E / 52.59917; 13.37722Coordinates: 52°35′57″N 13°22′38″E / 52.59917°N 13.37722°E / 52.59917; 13.37722
Country Germany
State Berlin
City Berlin
Borough Pankow
Founded 1305
Government
 • Mayor Matthias Köhne
Area
 • Total 4.9 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
Elevation 90 m (300 ft)
Population (2008-06-30)
 • Total 8,933
 • Density 1,800/km2 (4,700/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes (nr. 0312) 13158
Vehicle registration B

Rosenthal is an affluent locality within the Berlin borough of Pankow. The old village first mentioned in a 1356 deed as Rosendalle became a part of Greater Berlin in 1920.[1]

Overview[edit]

The Rosenthal locality includes the Nordend (North End) neighborhood.

Every year the people of Rosenthal celebrate the Rosenthaler Herbst (Rosenthal Autumn[2]), which is completely organised by the "Bürgerverein Dorf Rosenthal e. V.", a registered, non-commercial and non-profit citizens' organisation.[3] Most of the meetings and conference are held at the old restaurant Dittmann´s. It is the only traditional restaurant that is left in Rosenthal and lasted for over 120 years since 1892. It was founded by Wilhelm Dittmann.[4]

Entrance of the restaurant Dittmanns in the early 1920. Located at Berlin Pankow-Rosenthal in Germany.

From 1901–1903 Master mason Schreiber build a house that was supposed to be used as a school at the Hauptstraße 94;[5]. Since 1990 it is being used as a youth club called "Landhaus Berlin-Rosenthal". landhaus-rosenthal.de[5]

Transportation[edit]

Rosenthal is served by the M1 tramway line of the Berlin Straßenbahn. The federal highway Bundesstraße 96a from Berlin to Oranienburg runs through Nordend.

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External links[edit]

Media related to Rosenthal at Wikimedia Commons