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Current exhibitions

Marianne Dietz, Greta Thunberg, plaster, 2020, loan
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Münzkabinett, photo: Johannes Kramer

Bode-Museum
From Eve to Greta
Women on Coins and Medallions

27.11.2020 to 17.10.2021

Key visual for the exhibition “Plain Talk: About the History of the Bode-Museum”
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Bode-Museum
Plain Talk
About the History of the Bode-Museum

18.11.2020 until further notice

Hundreds of thousands of glazed brick fragments being sorted in the colonnades of the Neues Museum, Berlin, 1927–1928
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Vorderasiatisches Museum/photographer unknown

Pergamonmuseum
From Fragment to Monument
The Ishtar Gate in Berlin

10.11.2020 to 03.10.2021

Exhibition view Ideal and Form, Friedrichswerdersche Kirche 2020
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie / David von Becker

Friedrichswerdersche Kirche
Ideal and Form: 19th Century Sculpture from the Nationalgalerie Collection

27.10.2020 until further notice

Jean Delville, Portrait Madame Stuart Merill - Mysteriosa, Detail, 1892
© Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels / J. Geleyns - Art Photography

Alte Nationalgalerie
Decadence and Dark Dreams
Belgian Symbolism

18.09.2020 to 17.01.2021

The Germanic Tribes. Archaeological Perspectives
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte

James-Simon-Galerie
The Germanic Tribes
Archaeological Perspectives

18.09.2020 to 21.03.2021

Travelling in the Second Cataract region on camelback (Ph. 5894)
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung, Fotoarchiv.

Neues Museum
Photographic Memories – Nubia around 1900

06.03.2020 to 10.01.2021

Calligraphy on fabric with Abri (marble) paper, detail, OID 2295829
© Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Haschmat Hossaini

Pergamonmuseum
Calligrapher to the King – Daud Hossaini

07.02.2020 to 31.12.2020

Bronze jewellery in figure of a ram, bronze, Marzahn, ca. 100 BCE
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte / Cl. Klein

Neues Museum
Berlin’s Largest Excavation
Research Area Biesdorf

02.10.2019 to 04.01.2021

Prometheus group
© asisi / Tom Schulze

Pergamonmuseum. Das Panorama
PERGAMON. Masterpieces from the Ancient Metropolis with a 360° Panorama by Yadegar Asisi

17.11.2018 until further notice

Caucasian dragon rug from the 16th century
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Teßmer

Pergamonmuseum
Dream and Trauma
Reopening of the Carpet Rooms in the Museum für Islamische Kunst

27.10.2018 until further notice

The ‘Crown of Kerch’. This diadem of a noble lady was discovered in a Migration-period tomb in Kerch, in the ancient city of Panticapaion, Crimea. It is inlayed with red, garnet gemstones. Late 4th/1st half of 5th Century CE.
© Römisch-Germanisches Museum/Rheinisches Bildarchiv Cologne

Neues Museum
The Crown of Kerch
Treasures from the Dawn of European History

19.10.2017 to 25.09.2022

A cross-section sample of the finds from the Treasure of Neupotz, 2nd half of the 3rd century CE
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte / Claudia Klein

Neues Museum
Treasures from the Rhine: The Barbarian Treasure of Neupotz

20.12.2016 until further notice

Interactive panel on the history of the game of chess between North Africa and Europe
© Marlene Kettner

Pergamonmuseum
Trans-cultural Relations, Global Biographies – Islamic Art?

29.04.2016 until further notice

Swords and lance, Bronze. 9.-8. Century BCE, Stölln
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte / Klaus Göken

Neues Museum
Stone Age, Bronze Age, Iron Age

29.06.2014 until further notice

Raumansicht mit dem Betenden Knaben
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Antikensammlung / Johannes Laurentius

Altes Museum
Ancient Worlds. Greeks, Etruscans and Romans

24.02.2011 until further notice

Büste der Königin Nofretete, Neues Reich, 18. Dynastie, Amarna, Ägypten, Um 1340 v. Chr.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung / bpk / Jürgen Liepe

Neues Museum
Ancient Egypt

17.10.2009 until further notice

The Berlin Gold Hat is decorated with various types of circular ornamentation, which can be explained as a lunisolar calendar, i.e., a calendar based on both the sun and the moon. It represents the connection between cult, knowledge and material wealth.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Vor- und Frühgeschichte / Claudia Plamp

Neues Museum
Prehistory and early history

17.10.2009 until further notice

The hall of Roman architecture
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Antikensammlung / Johannes Laurentius

Pergamonmuseum
Architecture of Antiquity
Market Gate of Miletus

01.01.2000 until further notice

Façade of the caliph’s palace of Mshatta in the Pergamonmuseum
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / David von Becker

Pergamonmuseum
Art of Islamic Cultures

01.01.2000 until further notice

Ansicht der Sammlungspräsentation mit der „Tänzerin“ von Antonio Canova
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Bode-Museum / Wolfgang Gülcker

Bode-Museum
Sculpture and Painting 13th-18th Century

01.01.2000 until further notice

Schreitender Löwe von der Prozessionsstraße, Babylon, Zeit König Nebukadnezars II., 604–562 v. Chr.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Vorderasiatisches Museum / Olaf M. Teßmer

Pergamonmuseum
Ancient Near Eastern Cultures

01.01.2000 until further notice

Abukir, Griechenland, 1. Hälfte 3. Jh. n. Chr.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Münzkabinett / Lutz-Jürgen Lübke

Bode-Museum
Coins and Medals

01.01.2000 until further notice

Christ the Merciful, Detail, Icon / mosaic made of glass, in base of wax, on wood (around 1100)
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Skulpturensammlung und Museum für Byzantinische Kunst/ Jörg P. Anders

Bode-Museum
Late Antique and Byzantine Art

01.01.2000 until further notice

View of the sculpture hall, in the centre, Princess Group by Johann Gottfried Schadow (1764–1850), 1795–1797
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie / David von Becker

Alte Nationalgalerie
Art of the 19th Century

Until further notice