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Other Klosterstraße 31, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

A walk through the park: 9 peculiar, almost true stories, in your ears and 9 artifacts in front of you.

Author: Fouqué-Bibliothek

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20 Stations

here it goes

Johanniskirchplatz 1, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

This multilingual walk through the park starts at the Humboldthain and leads you through the citizen park on top of the Marienberg.

4000 dog’s noses

Klosterstraße 27, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Noah discovered a small, round leak. Alas, he had forgotten to bring carpenter tools aboard.

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Klosterstraße 23, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

“Don’t you dare kiss this frog!”

Straw, coal and bean

“Imagine, the old bag let all my brothers go up in fire and smoke. Sixty… sixty… she grabbed and killed at once.”

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Am Rosenhag 3, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Iron water lily. Past her, you can find her fragrant rose sisters at the shell grotto.

The friendship between fish and water

Marienberg 3, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

There was bubbling to be heard from the cooking pot: “Come on now, I am waiting for you!”

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Marienberg 3, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Six stone birds, each with four beaks and eight eyes, guard the entrance

The moon

Willi-Sänger-Straße 34, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Frightened, the man exclaimed: “My God! My God! My donkey swallowed our moon!”

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Marienberg 1, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Dot – dash – dash – dot.
Nr. 7 greets you from this Brandenburg mountain top

Cold feet

Marienberg 1, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

“Yesterday evening, there were four of them lying there. Now, there are only three left – and the door is locked!”

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Willi-Sänger-Straße 34, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

The “blind stairs” disappear into the vineyard. Nobody knows where this path leads to.

It happened in late autumn

Marienberg 1A, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Stark-naked, he slung the pouch around himself and commenced climbing the tree. When he had already managed to climb halfway up, …

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Marienberg 1A, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Below the heather lies the broken heart of the Brandenburg giant Borwin. But that is a story for another day.

The merchant and the parrot

Marienberg 1A, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

“Oi! You parrotts! One of your brothers lives at my house in a golden cage and sings sorrowful songs all day. He asked me to give you his regards and a message.” The birds in the tree fell quiet and suddenly…

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Marienberg 1A, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Dragon or snake? “The snake eats her kind to become a dragon” (unknown author)

The wish

Hochstraße 29, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

In the next morning, he got up and deliberately strode to the forest spirit’s tree. Around noon, the spirit appeared and asked: “Well, what is it that you wish for?” Smiling, the lumberjack answered…

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Hochstraße 29, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Where does the surgeon hide?

The donated chicken

Marienberg 1, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Another day passed and another stranger knocked on the minister’s door

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Marienberg 3, 14770 Brandenburg an der Havel, DE

Earthworm? Blackberry tendril? Bycicle rack?

Thanks to all contributers

Mohamad Kadib Alban, Beate Krützkamp, Clément Labail, Esther und Hannah Lange, Dr.Jamil Nawlo, Zoya Nidens, H. Sonnenschein, Karin Warnken, das Team der Fouqué-Bibliothek, Landhaus-Tonstudio, Draw-a-Line: Grafik- und Web-Design.
The project "Discovering new things together" was funded by the Ministry of Social Affairs, Health, Integration and Consumer Protection.