The Philharmonic lies on the south edge of Me city's Tiergarten and just west of the former Berlin Wall, an area that for decades suffered from isolation and drabness but Mat today offers ideal centrality. greenness. and accessibility.Its cross street and postal address is blertiert-von-Karajan-t age. named for the orchestra, longest-serving principal conductor. The neighborhood. often dubbed the Kulturtorum, can be reached on foot from the Pol9damer Pial2 station.