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Berlin Dun­geon

Much like the Lon­don Dun­geon, the Berlin Dun­geon pro­vides a ter­ri­fy­ing in­ter­ac­tive jour­ney through the city's dark past via a some­timesspooky, ac­tor-led ex­pe­ri­ence. Visi­tors are taken through at­trac­tions such as the old li­brary of Berlin, a plague-in­fected street, a tor­ture cham­ber, a se­cret court, and more. Not rec­om­mended for young chil­dren. Daily 10am– 6pm (win­ter week­ends un­til 5pm). € 20.50/12.30(dis­count when book­ing on­line). Un­der-14s must be ac­com­pa­nied by adult. Com­bined LEGOLAND, Madame Tus­sauds, and Sea Life tick­ets avail­able. www.the­dun­geons.com. Span­dauer Str. 2. S+U Hack­escher Markt. F3

Berlin Zoo and Aquar­ium

MUST SEE One of the city's main at­trac­tions and the old­est zoo in Ger­many in­cludes pavil­ions that pro­vide am­ple in­door space, mak­ing the venue suit­able for rainy days. The zoo boasts the largest num­ber of species and to­tal an­i­mal res­i­dents in the world. The aquar­ium, one of the largest in Europe, fea­tures large tanks with pi­ra­nhas, sharks, and al­li­ga­tors. Daily 9am– 6:30pm. Zoo or aquar­ium: €14.50/ 7.50, un­der- 4s free. Com­bined ZooAquar­ium ticket: € 20/10. www.aquar­ium- berlin.de, www.zoo- berlin.de Har­den­berg­platz 8. T: 030.254010. S+U Zool­o­gis­cher Garten. C4

Cur­ry­wurst Mu­seum

Learn about Berlin's most fa­mous street food at this small but en­ter­tain­ing mu­seum. Delve into Cur­ry­wurst his­tory, dis­cover the se­crets of its yel­low sauce in the "spice cham­ber," and watch movies star­ring the de­li­cious sausage. Daily 10am– 8pm. €11/ 7, un­der- 6s free. www.cur­ry­wurst­mu­seum.de. Schützen­str. 70. T: 030.88718647. U Kochstraße. E4

Madame Tus­sauds

Have your pic­ture taken with An­gela Merkel, Al­bert Ein­stein, One Di­rec­tion, or a host of other fa­mous names in en­ter­tain­ment and pol­i­tics. And, yes, there's even a wax Adolf Hitler, de­picted as a lit­tle man stand­ing in de­spair in his bunker dur­ing his fi­nal days. Daily 10am–7pm ( Aug un­til 8pm). € 23.50/18.50, dis­counts if you book on­line. Com­bined Berlin Dun­geon, LEGOLAND, and Sea Life tick­ets avail­able. www.madame­tus­sauds.com. Un­ter den Lin­den 74. S+U Bran­den­burger Tor. E3

Sea Life & AquaDom

Daz­zling clown­fish, scary sharks, crawl­ing spi­der crabs, and quirky sea­horses are just some of the 5000 crea­tures in­hab­it­ing this small but in­ter­est­ing aquar­ium. Dis­cover the ethe­real dance of the jel­ly­fish and ob­serve the ea­gle rays on your way to the Aquadom, a 16m-tall cylin­dri­cal trop­i­cal fish tank that can be viewed from a slow el­e­va­tor. Daily

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