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AMPELMANN Berlin's iconic brand

More about the brand AMPELMANN

Welcome to the world of AMPELMANN!
AMPELMANN is Berlin’s iconic brand featuring the Eastern “Ampelmännchen” (the two traffic light men). As a city brand we offer innovative products and unforgettable experiences in our capital city. For Berlin tourists, a stop at the Ampelmännchen is a must. And Berlin citizens can experience with us their hometown from a new angle.

Berliner Ampelmann in der Ampel vor dem Fernsehturm

A brand with a history

From traffic light to iconic brand

How did the Ampelmännchen turn into an iconic brand? Read all about the Eastern Ampelmännchen: their history, their rescue and their new life as a Berlin symbol.

Our History

Our Creative office

Behind the scenes

This is where the magic happens. Here, in Berlin Mitte, we create all our products. With lots of love and a unique sense of creativity we imagine and draft new ideas. Learn more about us and take a look behind the scenes!

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Berlin insights

Discover Berlin with the Ampelmännchen

As true Berliners, the Ampelmännchen just know the hotspots of Germany’s capital. They intuitively know what is going on and where. Come along and check out some new places and hidden gems of Berlin.

Discover Berlin

International traffic lights

Browse, discover and participate – our website has a brand new section dedicated to the different Ampelmännchen around the world. How do colleagues in other countries look like? What kind of Ampelmännchen-curiosities do exist? Which countries have our Ampelmännchen already visited?
Check out all that’s going on and so much more on our brand new website section. Help us and let’s gather together Ampelmann images from all over the world for our map! As a thank you for your awesome pictures, you receive a 10% voucher for our webshop.

 

→ Have fun with the international Ampelmännchen!

Ampelmann in Rom

Thank you, Mr. Peglau! In May, the father of the “Ampelmännchen” would have turned 90 years old. Therefore we present you nine interesting facts about his Ampelmännchen:

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Fakten zu den Berliner Ampelmännchen
AMPELMANN Strandbar und Restaurant in Berlin Mitte

AMPELMANN Restaurant & Beachbar

Enjoy Berlin while sitting in a lounge chair on our Restaurant terrace situated right across from the historic Museum Island. Relax with a fruity cocktail or a local dish in the heart of Berlin after a long sightseeing trip. Our beach bar invites you to take a breath, lean back, taste and experience our local cuisine and bartender’s extravaganza.

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What's new?

What's new?

Our design team is always working on new products for you! If you are wondering what’s coming soon to our AMPELMANN shops, then take a sneak peak!

Discover coming soon products

Let’s get the party started! Regular presents are so last year ;) Original and funny is now a must have. Our creative, lovingly designed gifts will definitely bring a smile to the faces of friends and family!

to the AMPELMANN World of Presents

The Ampelmännchen need your support!

The Ampelmännchen need your support!

We want to get to know you! What do you like about our products, colors and content? What can we do better? Let us know! To thank you for your support you will get a 20% voucher for our webshop at the end of the five-minute survey.

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Stay in touch with AMPELMANN

Your heart beats to the rhythm of your “Kiez” (your Berlin neighborhood)? You are filled with pride when you hear people talking about your Kiez? Get your individual Kiez T-Shirt in our new AMPELMANN Shop at ALEXA or in our Webshop.

Get your own Kiez Shirt

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