Tickets & Admission

Public Health Measures

Visitors aged 6 and over are advised to wear an FFP2 or medical face mask indoors at all venues. Unless otherwise stated, this regulation also applies to events.

On-Site and Online Tickets

Tickets can be purchased at the ticket counters on site or online. They may be purchased up to four weeks in advance. To ensure reliable planning of your visit and avoid waiting in line at the ticket counters, we recommend booking your tickets online in advance:

For the visit, either day tickets or time-slot tickets are offered, depending on the museum. A day ticket allow visitors access any time during opening hours on the date of the ticket. Time-slot tickets are valid for 15 minutes, during which time you can enter the venue. After entering you can stay as long as you like during opening hours.

Admission is free at the Friedrichswerderschen Kirche. The visit does not require a ticket.

Free time-slot tickets can be booked on the Humboldt Forum website for exhibitions at the Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum) and the Museum für Asiatische Kunst (Asian Art Museum).

Admission

Holders of the following passes and cards receive Preferential Admission:

  • Annual passes – Basic, Classic, Classic Plus
  • Membership cards of Friends and sponsorship associations of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin*
  • Berlin Welcome Card – All Inclusive

Holders of the named passes and cards can go directly to the entrance at all venues. As a rule, no additional ticket is required.

For the following well-attended special exhibitions, holders of the above passes and cards are also required to book a free time-slot ticket:

For reliable planning of a visit without a wait, we recommend booking time-slot tickets online in advance: ww.smb.museum/tickets.

* The prerequisite for preferential admission is a scannable barcode on the membership card. Otherwise, a free ticket is available at the ticket counter.

Holders of the following tickets, cards and passes are granted direct admission:

At venues with time-slot tickets, the holders of the above tickets and cards may obtain a free time-slot ticket at the ticket counter or book one in advance online. Both tickets are to be presented at the entrance without being asked.

Holders of the following tickets or concessions are requested to obtain a free time-slot ticket at the ticket counter or to book one in advance online and to present it at the entrance with the respective ID without being asked:

  • Children and young people under the age of 18
  • Designated caregiver accompanying a severely disabled visitor
  • Members of the press
  • ICOM, DMB
  • ArtCard
  • The Cultivist
  • Sotheby’s
  • Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz
  • Media partners and their clients

In venues with a time slot ticket, holders of the mentioned tickets receive a free time slot ticket in advance online or at the box office. 

Admission Prices at a Glance

Museumsinsel Berlin

Alte Nationalgalerie

Alte Nationalgalerie

Altes Museum

Altes Museum

Bode-Museum

Bode-Museum

Neues Museum

Neues Museum

  • 14,00 EUR, Concessions 7,00
    This ticket is valid for Neues Museum, and does not include the visit of the exhibition Schliemanns Worlds at the James-Simon-Galerie.
    Buy ticket
  • 19,00 EUR, Concessions 9,50
    all exhibitions
    Buy ticket
Pergamonmuseum

Pergamonmuseum

Pergamonmuseum. Das Panorama

Pergamonmuseum. Das Panorama

  • 12,00 EUR, Concessions 6,00
    Buy ticket
  • 19,00 EUR, Concessions 9,50
    all exhibitions
    Buy ticket
  • 100,00 EUR, Concessions 50,00
    Classic Plus: all exhibitions
James-Simon-Galerie

James-Simon-Galerie

  • 14,00 EUR, Concessions 7,00
    James-Simon-Galerie + Neues Museum
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  • 19,00 EUR, Concessions 9,50
    all exhibitions
    Buy ticket
  • 100,00 EUR, Concessions 50,00
    free time slot ticket required

Kulturforum

Gemäldegalerie

Gemäldegalerie

Kunstgewerbemuseum

Kunstgewerbemuseum

Kupferstichkabinett

Kupferstichkabinett

  • 6,00 EUR, Concessions 3
    Kupferstichkabinett
    Buy ticket
Neue Nationalgalerie

Neue Nationalgalerie

  • 12,00 EUR, Concessions 6,00
    Neue Nationalgalerie + special Exhibitions
    Buy ticket

Dahlem

Museum Europäischer Kulturen

Museum Europäischer Kulturen

  • 8,00 EUR, Concessions 4,00
    Museum Europäischer Kulturen
    Buy ticket

Charlottenburg

Museum Berggruen

Museum Berggruen

  • 10,00 EUR, Concessions 5,00
    + Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg
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Museum für Fotografie

Museum für Fotografie

  • 10,00 EUR, Concessions 5,00
    Museum für Fotografie
    Buy ticket
Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg

Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg

  • 10,00 EUR, Concessions 5,00
    Sammlung Scharf-Gerstenberg + Museum Berggruen
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Weitere Museen – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart - Berlin

  • 18,00 EUR, Concessions 9,00
    12th Biennale + Hamburger Bahnhof + temporary exhibitions
    Buy ticket
  • 8,00 EUR, Concessions 4,00
    Hamburger Bahnhof
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Schloss Köpenick

Schloss Köpenick

  • 6,00 EUR, Concessions 3,00
    Kunstgewerbemuseum Schloss Köpenick
    Buy ticket

Weitere Orte – Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Humboldt Forum

Humboldt Forum

Revised Opening Hours from 27 July to 8 August 2022

The Ethnologisches Museum and the Museum für Asiatische Kunst are open from 11 am to 7 pm from 27 July to 8 August 2022. After this period, the museums can be visited during regular Opening Hours. 

Maintenance Work from 10‒24 August 2022

The Humboldt Forum is carrying out maintenance work for two weeks in August 2022. Necessary changes in access take effect in the period from 10‒24  August 2022. Unfortunately, no visits to the Ethnologisches Museum and the Museum für Asiatische Kunst are possible during this Maintenance Work.