View Full Version : Berlin Main Station: a Cathedral of Light in the Desert

05-27-2006, 07:03 PM
Some nice pics, showing Europeans still know how to build grand train stations, at a piffling $1B:
link (http://www.stern.de/lifestyle/reise/deutschland/561701.html?backref=%2Fpolitik%2Fdeutschland%2F%3A Berlin-Amoklauf-Bahnhofs-Er%25F6ffnung%2F561991.html&nv=fs&cp=1)

Night Owl City
05-28-2006, 01:01 AM
It's an impressive station. The south side of the train shed has integrated solar panels which will provide something like 2% of it's power.

Here's a picture I took in September:
http://static.flickr.com/28/42382484_497e391023.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/airport/42382484/)