Special Opening Hours during Public Holidays

On public holidays, generally the same opening times apply for the museums at the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin as on Sundays. Special announcements are made for exceptions to this general rule, for example, at Christmas and New Year. Please check the website for more details closer to the date.


Christmas Eve (Mon 24 December 2018)

  • all museums are closed
     

Christmas Day (Tue 25 December 2018)

  • all museums open as usual on Sunday
  • Musikinstrumenten-Museum closed


Boxing Day (Wed 26 December 2018)

  • all museums open as usual on Sunday


New Year's Eve (Mon 31 December 2018)

  • open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Pergamon Museum, Pergamonmuseum. Das Panorama, and Neues Museum
  • all other museums are closed


New Year (Tue 1 January 2019)

  • all museums open 12 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Musikinstrumenten-Museum closed


Easter (19 April to 22 April 2019)

  • all museums open as usual on Sunday
  • Musikinstrumenten-Museum Monday (22 April) closed


May Day (Wed 1 May 2019)

  • all museums open as usual on Sunday
  • Musikinstrumenten-Museum closed


Ascension Day (Thu 30 May 2019)

  • all museums open as usual on Sunday
     

Whitsun (8 to 10 June 2019)

  • all museums open as usual on Sunday
  • Musikinstrumenten-Museum Monday (10 June) 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.


German Unification Day (Thu 3 October 2019)

  • all museums open as usual on Sunday