On view is: Antonio Rossellino, Madonna and Child, ca. 1460, marble, current state after conservation.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin; Foto: Antje Voigt

Opening times during the festive season 2014


Christmas Eve (Wed 24 December 2014)
- all museums are closed

Christmas Day (Thu 25 December 2014)
- all museums open as usual on Sunday

Boxing Day (Fry 26 December 2014)
- all museums open as usual on Sunday

New Year's Eve (Wed 31 December 2014)
- open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Pergamon Museum and Neues Museum
- open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.: Neue Nationalgalerie
- all other National Museums are closed

New Year (Thu 1 January 2015)
- all museums open from 12 o´clock in the daytime until usual time on sunday
- Neue Nationalgalerie closed 2015 for several years


Extended opening times for 'The Vikings' at the the Martin-Gropius-Bau:

Christmas Eve, Wednesday, 24 December 2014: closed

Christmas Day, Thursday, 25 December 2014: 10:00-19:00

Boxing Day, Friday, 26 December 2014: 10:00-19:00

Saturday, 27 December to Tuesday, 30 December: 10:00-22:00

Wednesday, 31 December: closed

Thursday, 1 January to Sunday, 4 January: 10:00-22:00

The SMB's exhibition 'The Vikings' is on show at the Martin-Gropius-Bau until 4 January 2015.

On view is a traditional Christmas pyramid from the Ore Mountains.

Successful cooperation with Japanese museum

Tuesday 16. December 2014

Zu sehen ist das Ulfberht-Schwert, 10. Jh. n. Chr., Eisen mit Silbereinlage. Schwedt, Brandenburg.

Extended opening hours for 'The Vikings'

Friday 12. December 2014

On view is the Contemporary Showcase: Zwarte Piet (Black Peter).

The Contemporary Showcase: Zwarte Piet (Black Peter)

Thursday 11. December 2014

On view is: Gerhard Lang/Richard Ernst Kepler Advent calendar 'Im Lande des Christkinds', Reichhold & Lang, Munich, ca. 1920.

Get involved in our planned 2015 Advent calendar exhibition

Thursday 11. December 2014

Zu sehen ist eine Detailaufnahme des Weihnachtsbaums.

Christmas at the Museum Europäischer Kulturen

Thursday 11. December 2014

Zu sehen ist die Neue Nationalgalerie Kulturforum, Berlin-Tiergarten, Potsdamer Straße 50.

Neue Nationalgalerie closes for major renovations on 31.12.2014

Wednesday 10. December 2014

Zu sehen ist das Projekt 'Knack den Code' im Bode-Museum.

Opening of new activity room in Bode-Museum

Friday 05. December 2014

The image shows the new director of the Münzkabinett, Prof. Dr. Bernhard Weisser.

Bernhard Weisser wird neuer Direktor des Münzkabinetts der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin

Friday 05. December 2014

Das Foto zeigt von Anton Puchegger die Skulptur Schimpansin 'Missie' im Standort Treppenhaus Alte Nationalgalerie.

Anton Puchegger's 'Portrait of Missie the Chimpanzee', lost in the war, now returned to the Alte Nationalgalerie

Tuesday 02. December 2014

'Form versus Function. Mies und das Museum'. Kolloquium zur Grundinstandsetzung der Neuen Nationalgalerie

'Form versus Function: Mies and the Museum.' Colloquium on the major renovations of the Neue Nationalgalerie

Monday 01. December 2014