Currently, only selected museums, exhibitions and institutions of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin are open to the public. Visits to any of these venues require a time-slot ticket. You can purchase these online or at the ticket counters in the museums. Read more

Past exhibitions

Shadi Ghadirian, Qajar #3, Detail, 1998
© Shadi Ghadirian, courtesy of Silk Road Gallery

Pergamonmuseum
Capturing Iran’s Past
Fotokunst – PhotoArt – هنر عکاسی

07.11.2019 to 26.01.2020

Friedrich Delitzsch (1850‒1922)
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Fotoarchiv Vorderasiatisches Museum

Pergamonmuseum
The Babel/Bible Conflict
Politics, Theology and Science around 1900

05.11.2019 to 13.03.2020

The staircase of the Neues Museum, ca. 1920, eastward perspective of the Kore Hall.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Zentralarchiv

Neues Museum
10 Years of the Neues Museum
A Virtual Reality Tour of 150 Years of History

12.10.2019 to 30.11.2019

„A Shift in Perspective“, Installation in the Greek Courtyard by David Olbrich
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung / Sandra Steiß

Neues Museum
A Shift in Perspective
The Neues Museum Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary

12.10.2019 to 29.02.2020

Sabine Lepsius, self portrait, detail, 1885
© Nationalgalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Jörg P. Anders

Alte Nationalgalerie
Fighting for Visibility
Women Artists in the Nationalgalerie before 1919

11.10.2019 to 08.03.2020

Near Life. The Gipsformerei - 200 Years of Casting Plaster, exhibition view, James-Simon-Galerie, 2019
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / David von Becker

James-Simon-Galerie
Near Life
The Gipsformerei - 200 Years of Casting Plaster

30.08.2019 to 01.03.2020

Personifikation des Planeten Mond in der Enzyklopädie des Qazwini( I. 9493 fol. 29)
© Museum für Islamische Kunst, Foto: Martina Müller-Wiener

Pergamonmuseum
Qazwini
Global Images – Images of the World 750 Years Ago

16.08.2019 to 27.10.2019

Still from the films about James Simon
© James Simon-Stiftung / art/beats

James-Simon-Galerie
James Simon
The Art of Giving Well

12.07.2019 to 28.07.2019

Mughal school, Emperor Akbar riding his favourite elephant, detail, 1609–1610, opaque watercolour and gold on paper
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Christian Krug

Pergamonmuseum
Elephant Stories
Miniature Paintings from Mughal India

14.06.2019 to 11.08.2019

Gustave Caillebotte, Rue de Paris, temps de pluie (Street in Paris, Rainy Weather), Detail, 1877, Art Institute of Chicago
© Charles H. and Mary F. S. Worcester Collection

Alte Nationalgalerie
Gustave Caillebotte
Painter and Patron of Impressionism

17.05.2019 to 15.09.2019

Banner for "Cinderella, Sindbad & Sinuhe"
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung

Neues Museum
Cinderella, Sindbad & Sinuhe
Arab-German Storytelling Traditions

18.04.2019 to 18.08.2019

Virtual Reality Brille mit Mönch am Meer im Hintergrund
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Andres Kilger

Alte Nationalgalerie
At the beach with the monk
Caspar David Friedrich goes virtual reality

05.04.2019 to 30.06.2019

The Umayyad Mosque of Damascus, overlooking the sea of houses of the historic Old City, the entirety of which is recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
© Issam Hajjar, 2007

Pergamonmuseum
Cultural Landscape Syria
Preservation and Archiving in Times of War

28.02.2019 to 26.05.2019

Treasure trove from Zagazig in Lower Egypt from 1901, with Greek coins and ingots, 5th century BC.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Münzkabinett / Reinhard Saczewski

Bode-Museum
The Münzkabinett Turns 150
Coins, Medals and People

23.11.2018 to 27.10.2019

Zsanett Szirmay, Soundweaving 1.0, Vienna 2014
© Sándor Fövényi

Pergamonmuseum
Soundweaving 7.0 – Pergamon Edition
The Sound of the Carpets

27.10.2018 to 07.01.2019

Lime vessel as a human figure, Colombia, 500-700 CE
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Stiftung Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss, digitale Reproduktion: Jester Blank GbR

Museumsinsel Berlin
Humboldt Forum Highlights

23.10.2018 to 29.09.2019

Sechseckige Fliesen mit Blüten und Ranken
aus dem Fort Kalan Kot bei Thatta/Pakistan, 17. Jh.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Johannes Kramer

Pergamonmuseum
The Colours of Sindh. Architectural Decor and Historic Photographs from Southern Sindh

19.10.2018 to 10.02.2019

Anton Graff, Henriette von Carlowitz, 1772, restauriert
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Schenkung Christoph Müller / Kerstin Krainer

Alte Nationalgalerie
Henriette von Carlowitz reborn
The restoration of a painting by Anton Graff

11.10.2018 to 10.03.2019

Graphic design for the exhibition „Flesh | Meat“
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Altes Museum, Design: BueroBong

Altes Museum
Flesh | Meat

01.06.2018 to 06.01.2019

Small jug in the shape of an animal, clay, 5th–7th century
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Skulpturensammlung und Museum für Byzantinische Kunst / Antje Voigt

Bode-Museum
Two Camels and a Saint
The Antique Pilgrimage Site of Abu Mina in Egypt

13.02.2018 to 31.01.2019

Beyond Compare: Art from Africa in the Bode Museum, exhibition view
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / David von Becker

Bode-Museum
Beyond Compare: Art from Africa in the Bode-Museum

27.10.2017 to 24.11.2019