What’s new at the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin?

The first parts of the sandstone replica of the Sanchi gateway in front of the Humboldt Forum have been completed.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Stiftung Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss / Timo Weißberg

Sandstone Replica of the Sanchi Gateway Erected in Front of the Humboldt Forum

18.11.2022

View of the east and north facades of the Humboldt Forum in the Berlin Palace
© Stiftung Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss / Alexander Schippel

Humboldt Forum: Revised Opening Hours in July and Partial Closure in August 2022

26.07.2022

Relief plaque depicting a king (oba) with four attendants, 16th century
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Claudia Obrocki

First Restitution of “Benin Bronzes” from the Ethnologisches Museum: Commemorative Head and Relief Plaque

04.07.2022

Memorial head of a queen mother (iyoba), 18th century
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Martin Franken

Humboldt Forum: Agreement on the Repatriation of the Benin Bronzes in the Ethnologisches Museum Still Planned for 2022

29.06.2022

SPK President Hermann Parzinger and Esther Moombolah/Gôagoses (Director of the National Museum of Namibia) with Lars-Christian Koch, Director of the Ethnologisches Museum, and the Namibian Ambassador Martin Andjaba (left to right)
© SPK / photothek.net / Thomas Imo

Ethnologisches Museum: Restitutions to Namibia and Tanzania

29.06.2022