Currently open are selected venues on the Museumsinsel Berlin and at the Kulturforum, as well as the Hamburger Bahnhof and the Museum Europäischer Kulturen. More information and online tickets

Past exhibitions

The black-and-white-image shows a sailboat on a wide river.
© Heinz Westphal, 1955

Ethnologisches Museum
In the Reed Landscapes of the Euphrates and Tigris
Photographs by Heinz Westphal from southern Iraq, 1955/56

12.11.2010 to 27.03.2011

The image shows Kágaba indians at the traditional dance of the condor.
© Wouter Bokma (Amsterdam)

Ethnologisches Museum
Photography as Document
The Kágaba of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia

22.10.2010 to 27.03.2011

The image shows a group of voodoo dolls.
© Sammlung Marianne Lehmann, FPVPOCH Foto: Johnathan Watts, MEG

Ethnologisches Museum
Vodou
Art and Cult from Haiti

18.05.2010 to 24.10.2010

© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Pieter Hugo

Ethnologisches Museum
Africa in Berlin

04.09.2009 to 08.01.2017

© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Martin Franken; CC NC-BY-SA

Ethnologisches Museum
Art from Africa

27.08.2005 to 08.01.2017

© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum

Ethnologisches Museum
Australia through the eye of the camera
Selected photos of Charles Kerry (1858-1928) and John W. Lindt (1845-1926)

29.10.2004 to 2011

© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Dietrich Graf; CC NC-BY-SA

Ethnologisches Museum
South Sea. Collection Melanesia and Australia

18.06.2004 to 10.01.2016

© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Claudia Obrocki; CC NC-BY-SA

Ethnologisches Museum
South Sea
Polynesian and Micronesian Collection and the Gallery of Contemporary Art

01.10.2001 to 10.01.2016

© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Dietrich Graf; CC NC-BY-SA

Ethnologisches Museum
North American Indians. From Myth to Modern

01.01.2001 to 10.01.2016

© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Martin Franken; CC NC-BY-SA

Ethnologisches Museum
American Archaeology

26.11.1999 to 08.01.2017