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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 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 Gropius Bau until 4 January 2015.