Profile of the Generaldirektion

The Generaldirektion (General Directorate) or group administration department of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin has its headquarters in the historical Villa Gontard on Stauffenbergstrasse, situated directly behind the Kulturforum and the Gemäldegalerie.

In addition to the offices of the Director General, Prof. Dr. Michael Eissenhauer, and the Deputy Director General, Prof. Dr. Christina Haak, the building contains the offices of staff who perform cross-collection tasks for the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin as a whole, for example, in the areas of Press and Public Communication, Publications and Merchandising, and Information Technology.

The offices of other general administration staff are found at other locations in the city. These include the Education, Outreach, and Visitor Services Department, Security, Building Services and Building Design.