Currently open are selected venues on the Museumsinsel Berlin and at the Kulturforum, as well as the Hamburger Bahnhof and the Museum Europäischer Kulturen. More information and online tickets

What’s new

Pre-drawn pattern of a contemporary ‘Ajami decoration
© SHAP © Ziad Baydoun (CC-BY-NC-ND)

“Interactive Heritage Map of Syria” to Receive Further Funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in 2021

28.01.2021

"township wall", an installation by António Ole in the Ethnologisches Museum’s exhibition space at the Humboldt Forum
© SPK / Stefan Müchler

António Ole’s "township wall" from the Ethnologisches Museum Collection Has Been Installed at the Humboldt Forum

25.01.2021

Relief mit Darstellung Assurnasirpals II. bei der Löwenjagd, Detail, moderner Gipsabguss
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Vorderasiatisches Museum / Olaf M. Teßmer

Instagram Live Tours through Additional Museums and Exhibitions Starting 22 Januar 2021

21.01.2021

"Dark Water, Burning World" by Issam Kourbaj
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Mourad Kourbaj

New “Historical” Object at the Museum für Islamische Kunst: Issam Kourbaj’s “Dark Water, Burning World“

21.01.2021

"Dark Water, Burning World" by Issam Kourbaj
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Islamische Kunst / Mourad Kourbaj

New “Historical” Object at the Museum für Islamische Kunst: Issam Kourbaj’s “Dark Water, Burning World“

21.01.2021

Exhibition Catalogue "Atmoism – Gestaltete Atmosphären"
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Kunstgewerbemuseum

Catalogue, Extract and Booklet for the Exhibition "Atmoism – Gestaltete Atmosphären" at the Kunstgewerbemuseum

20.01.2021

Institut für Museumsforschung
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Institut für Museumsforschung / David von Becker

Institut für Museumsforschung: High Number of Museum Visitors in 2019, Prior to the Coronavirus

19.01.2021

Table telephone set, Zwietusch, manufacturer, 1930s, place of use: Berlin
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum Europäischer Kulturen / Ute Franz-Scarciglia

The Museum’s Calling: Telephone Tours through the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

14.01.2021

Haus Bastian – Centre for Cultural Education
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Valerie Schmidt

Haus Bastian – Centre for Cultural Education Hosts Online Event on Developing Diversity, 18 January 2021

08.01.2021

Iris Edenheiser, Elisabeth Tietmeyer, Susanne Boersma (Eds.), What’s Missing? Collecting and Exhibiting Europe
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum Europäischer Kulturen

Publication Release: What’s Missing? Collecting and Exhibiting Europe

05.01.2021