Berlin, Germany, 4 April 2009. The long-abandoned yet still colorful ferris wheel has become the unofficial landmark of 'Spreepark Plänterwald'.
Berlin, Germany, 4 April 2009.  Once the only amusement in Eastern Germany, SPreepark Plänterwald has been closed since 2002.
Berlin, Germany, 4 April 2009.  The rides and attractions have since been fenced off and overgrown by nature and the surrounding Treptow Park.
Berlin, Germany, 4 April 2009.  The death of the dinosaurs that lie beheaded on a lawn inside the abandoned Spreepark Plänterwald.
Berlin, Germany, 4 April 2009.  The rollercoaster has only been added to the Spreepark's attraction after the park had been privatized in 1991.
Berlin, Germany, 4 April 2009. The new additions could not save the park, whose somewhat dubious owner filed for bankruptcy in 2001.
Berlin, Germany, 4 April 2009.  Remains of rides and leftovers of food stalls scattered around the grounds of the Spreepark.
Berlin, Germany, 4 April 2009. Abandoned fun train cars parked amidst the grass and trees of Treptow Park.
Berlin, Germany, 4 April . So-called 'Eierhäuschen' (Egg House) restaurant on the fringes of the Spreepark is also closed-off and in need of renovation.