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

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Model of the Kulturforum: The new building for the Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts will be constructed between the Philharmonie and the Neue Nationalgalerie
© lindner fotografie

Advisory board convened for the new building at the Kulturforum


China and Egypt. Cradles of the World, exhibition graphic, composed of: You wine vessel shaped as an owl/Standing figure of the jackal-headed god Anubis/Dui food vessel/Statuette of a servant/Heart scarab
© Shanghai Museum, China / Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ägyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung / Sandra Steiß

More than 320,000 people have already seen ‘China and Egypt: Cradles of the World’ on show for just one last weekend, until 3 December


Book Sale, on 2 / 3 2017, at the Kulturforum
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Book Sale, on 2 / 3 2017, at the Kulturforum


Prof. Dr. Michael Eissenhauer, Generaldirektor der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin und Direktor der Gemäldegalerie sowie Skulpturensammlung und Museum für Byzantinische Kunst
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Daniel Hofer

Interview with Michael Eissenhauer: ‘Comprehending the World in its Entirety’


On view is: Referenzpigmentsammlung des Rathgen-Forschungslabors
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Rathgen-Forschungslabor / Foto: David von Becker

On the way E-RIHS.DE: Workshop on 20th and 21st November 2017


View of the exhibition ‘100 Percent Wool’
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum Europäischer Kulturen / J. Schühle

MEK listed as one of the nine best museums focusing on Europe


Aktionstag: Auf dem Weg zum Humboldt Forum
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Activities Day: On the Way to the Humboldt Forum


Großzügige Schenkung: Goldenes Zweirubelstück komplettiert Münzserie
© Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz / Christian Stoess

Generous Donation: Gold Two-Rouble Coin Completes Series


Kulturforum, Berlin-Tiergarten, Matthäikirchplatz
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Achim Kleuker

Conference EVA Berlin 2017: "Digitally Remastered - Cultural Heritage and Virtuality"


On view is: Heinrich Harry Deierling, Philadelphia (USA) 1894–1989 Berlin: Self-Portrait in Mirror, 1929, oil on canvas
© bpk / Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Nationalgalerie / Andres Kilger

AICA exhibition of the year 2017: ‘Surreal Objectivity: Works from the 1920s and 1930s from the Nationalgalerie’