Brandenburg an der Havel is an underrated city in the German state of Brandenburg. It is located on the banks of the Havel River and is the capital of the state. The city has a population of just over 70,000 and is a popular tourist destination, especially in the summer months. The city is home to a variety of historic landmarks, including the Brandenburg Gate, the only remaining city gate from the original fortifications. The city is also home to a number of churches, including the Cathedral of Brandenburg, the largest church in the state. The city is also home to a variety of museums, including the Brandenburg State Museum and the Museum of Prehistory. The city is also home to a variety of theatres, including the Brandenburg State Theatre.