As of Saturday, 24 April 2021 all buildings of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin will be closed to the public until further notice. More information

Reading rooms

Use of the Archaeological Library’s reading room at the Archäologisches Zentrum is principally reserved for staff at the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin and its visiting scholars.

The library can, however, also be used by external, non-staff members (prior registration required). Similarly, use of the adjoining study room, intended for research of and with objects from the museums’ collections, is open to non-staff members (prior registration required): Further visitor information and registration details are available.

In addition, the reading room of the Staatliche Museen’s Zentralarchiv is also open to external users; prior registration is also required: Further visitor information and registration details are available here.