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Berlin’s Museum Island owes its name to the fact that the precious collections of five museums really are located on an island – in the arms of the Ri...

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The Museum Island in Berlin preserves an impressive quantity of treasures of history and art. Don't miss world wonders like the Pergamon Alt...

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The Pergamon Museum is one of five world-famous museums located on the Berlin Museum Island, where inestimable historic and artistic collect...

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See Berlin with a hop-on hop-off tour, listening to an interesting audio guide available in 20 languages. Use the buses as a convenient mean...

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Located to the north of the Altes Museum on Museum Island, the Neues Museum is a world-famous museum in Berlin. It was built between 1843 an...

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The Berlin WelcomeCard Museum Island is your key to the city, providing 72 hours of free and reduced entry to top attractions, unlimited tra...

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The Bode Museum, first inaugurated in 1904 with the name of the Kaiser Friedrich-Museum in honor of the emperor Friedrich the III, was given...

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The impressive neoclassical building that hosts the Altes Museum (Old Museum) was built between 1823 and 1830 by the famous architect Karl F...

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Discover Berlin from a whole new perspective! Whether it’s your first time visiting or you’re an old hand at it: Gliding on the Spree river ...

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Discover the jewels of Berlin's world-famous Museum Island. Explore the wonders of Ancient Egypt, Babylon, Greece and Rome on an exclusive t...

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Located at a stone’s throw from the Old National Gallery, the brilliantly restored Neues Museum (New Museum) has opened its doors to the pub...

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The Alte Nationalgalerie (Old National Gallery) is one of the five exceptional museums situated on Berlin’s Museum Island. Its collections r...

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In under 5km you will visit some of the most historically important sites of the 20th Century, not just Europe but the whole of the world. S...

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The inside story

Berlin’s Museum Island owes its name to the fact that the precious collections of five museums really are located on an island – in the arms of the River Spree, which meanders through the city center. Where once upon a time harbor buildings and industrial halls stood, today imposing buildings from the 19th and 20th centuries arise, turning the island into one of Berlins’ most famous landmarks.

Recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1999, the so-called Museumsinsel is comprised of five renowned German museums showcasing an enormous range of art, spanning from Ancient Egypt to 19th century Europe. Six thousand years of human history are waiting to be explored, with each museum offering a different slice of history.

The Pergamon Museum is the star of the show with its awe-inspiring architectural facades and gates from ancient worlds. Renowned for the Pergamon Altar and the Ishtar Gate of Babylon, its newest attraction is the 360-degree panorama 'Masterpieces from the Ancient Metropolis by Yadegar Asisi'. The panorama turns an ancient world into reality, allowing visitors to travel back in time and to experience the original location of the Altar itself.

The Altes Museum is the oldest complex in the area (built in 1830) and contains mainly Greek and Roman antiquities as well as parts of the rare collection of antiques by Frederick Wilhelm II.

The Neues Museum is known for its prehistoric and Egyptian collection including the legendary bust of the Egyptian Queen Nefertiti.

The Alte Nationalgalerie focuses on the Romantic and Impressionists period; a collection containing the most important German art works.

The Bode Museum showcases sculptures and other works of late antique and Byzantine art.

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Museum Island Bodestraße 1-3, 10178 Berlin Berlin

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