Offers for Adults

At the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin we offer a wide variety of different educational events and presentations for adults:

  • Regular guided tours explore the themes highlighted in the permanent displays and special exhibitions.
  • Dialogue-based tours, panel discussions and workshops encourage visitor participation.
  • Museum workshop talks and lecture series offer insights into the different types of work and the decision-making processes which go on “behind the scenes”.
  • Concerts, dance events and readings related to current exhibitions provide added inspiration.
  • Audio guides accompany visitors on their journey through the exhibitions.

The half-year programme of events for adults can be downloaded in PDF format here.

Regular guided tours explore the themes highlighted in the permanent displays and special exhibitions at the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.

  • Tickets can be booked online at www.smb-webshop.de or can be obtained from the ticket office.
  • Places are limited.
  • Meeting points are located in the ticket office and information areas.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin / Anika Büssemeier
Was ist Kunst?

Public tour | Adults
Thu 21.02.2019 4:00 PM More Dates
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

Moschino, Mehrreihiges Perlcollier mit roten Glasherzchen und Perlfransen, 1990er-Jahre
Privatsammlung Gisela Wiegert
© Hartmut Springer, Gronau
Bijoux Bijoux! Mode und Schmuck genau betrachtet

Curator tour | Adults
Thu 21.02.2019 4:30 PM More Dates
Kunstgewerbemuseum

Diana-Automat, Inv.-Nr. K 3899, Kunstgewerbemuseum
© Foto: Saturia Linke
Untersuchung und Restaurierung des Diana-Automaten aus der Kunstkammer

Lecture | Adults
Thu 21.02.2019 6:00 PM
Kulturforum

Ausstellungsansicht „Der Elefant im Raum“, Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin 2018
© Nationalgalerie – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Thomas Bruns / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2018
The Making-of… oder wie wurde es gemacht?

Exhibition talk | Adults
Thu 21.02.2019 6:00 PM
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

Academic lectures, lecture series, workshop talks and seminars offer more in-depth information about exhibitions as well as technical insights into the types of work and decision-making processes which take place “behind the scenes” at the different institutes and facilities of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.
 

Diana-Automat, Inv.-Nr. K 3899, Kunstgewerbemuseum
© Foto: Saturia Linke
Untersuchung und Restaurierung des Diana-Automaten aus der Kunstkammer

Lecture | Adults
Thu 21.02.2019 6:00 PM
Kulturforum

Photography of a crizzled glass object (sugar bowl from Venice, 18th c., initially transparent). Musée des Arts Décoratifs of Paris collection.
© C2RMF, A. Maigret.
Study of a surface treatment based on zinc salts to protect ancient glass objects from atmospheric alteration

Lecture series | Adults
Tue 26.02.2019 7:00 PM
Archäologisches Zentrum

Willy Römer, Spartakisten hinter Zeitungspapierrollen beim Barrikadenkampf in der Schützenstraße, 11.1.1919,
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Kunstbibliothek – Photothek Willy Römer / Willy Römer
Symposium „Berlin in der Revolution 1918/19. Fotografie, Film, Unterhaltungskultur“

Conferences | Adults
Fri 01.03.2019 10:00 AM
Museum für Fotografie

Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller, Nach der Schule, Gemälde / Öl auf Eichenholz (1841)
© bpk / Nationalgalerie, SMB / Jörg P. Anders
Akademie | Vortragsreihe 14
Die Kunst des Biedermeier

Academy: lectures on art and culture (over several days) | Adults
Fri 01.03.2019 11:00 AM
Kulturforum

Dialogue-based tours, panel discussions and workshops encourage visitors to get involved. Concerts, dance events and readings related to current exhibitions provide added inspiration.

Wappensaal mit gedeckter Porzellantafel
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Kunstgewerbemuseum (Köpenick) / Johannes Bartsch
Köpenicker Schlosskonzert

Public tour | Concert | Adults
Sun 03.03.2019 4:00 PM
Schloss Köpenick

© Photo by Anna Shteynshleyger. Produced for Yugoexport.
Irena Haiduk, Bon Ton Mais Non (Polite Art Manifesto)

Theatre performance | Concert | Adults
Thu 07.03.2019 6:00 PM
Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

© ARTE D / TAG/TRAUM Filmproduktion
Rivalen der Renaissance – Bellini und Mantegna

Film season | Adults
Thu 07.03.2019 7:00 PM
Gemäldegalerie

Academy