Massive 264,000-Gallon Cylindrical Tropical Aquarium Explodes Inside Berlin Hotel

  • “There are shards (of glass) everywhere. The furniture, everything has been flooded with water,” said Sandra Weeser, a German lawmaker who was staying in the hotel. “It looks a bit like a war zone.”
  • Photos and videos of the “AquaDom” before it shattered showed why it was a hot tourist attraction in the city:
  • “Absolutely devastated to read about the #aquadom #radissonbluberlin,” one person wrote. “I stayed there in 2017 & it was the most stunning sight. Those fish were really cared for. The divers went in & fed & cleaned them every day. Thinking of everyone affected. Hope some fish made it!”