Top List of Museums in Berlin

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Berlin that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Berlin to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Berlin page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Museum Island

    #1 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Museum Island

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Landmark

    Address: Bodestrasse 1-3, 10117 Berlin, Germany (Mitte)

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Museum Island is worth a visit even just for its old-timey charm and the sheer grandeur when it is lit up at night. It is undoubtedly a beautiful place but it holds such an important chunk of cult...Read more

  2. Pergamon Museum

    #2 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Pergamon Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Exhibition

    Address: Bodestraße 3, 10178 Berlin, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Pergamon Museum is a museum of art. The Bode Museum and the Altes National Galerie weren’t sufficient to display the extensive collection of art in the possession of Germany. The Pergamon Mu...Read more

  3. German Historical Museum

    #3 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    German Historical Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: Unter den Linden 2, 10117 Berlin, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Germany has had a glorious past of about 1500 years. The museum houses over 7000 exponents that take you through the history of people, places, hardships, lifestyles and the journey of Germany which h...Read more

  4. Neues Museum

    #4 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Neues Museum

    Tags: Museum, Architecture

    Address: Bodestraße 1-3, 10178 Berlin, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Neues Museum was built between 1843-1855 by Friedrich August Stüler. It is considered as one of the best displays of history of 19th century art through the medium of art, science and technology....Read more

  5. Museum Of Applied Art

    #5 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Museum Of Applied Art

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, Architecture

    Address: Matthäikirchplatz, 10785 Berlin

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Museum of Decorative arts celebrates arts and crafts from the world over. It is in two parts. one part is at Kulturforum and the other is at Köpenick Palace. It has an amazing collection of c...Read more

  6. Dahlem Museum

    #6 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Dahlem Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Lansstraße 8, 14195 Berlin, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    “The Dahlem Museums” is the popular name for the three museums located in the Berlin- Dahlem district. These are the Ethnological Museum, Museum of European Cultures, and Museum of Asian A...Read more

  7. Topography Of Terror

    #7 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Topography Of Terror

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Educational Site

    Address: Niederkirchnerstrasse 8, 10963 Berlin, Germany (Mitte)

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Topography of Terror lies on the same ground where the head quarters of the Gestapo and the SS were. This area was the background for the bone-chilling acts that were done during Hitler’s re...Read more

  8. Gemaldegalerie

    #8 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Gemaldegalerie

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum, Architecture

    Address: Matthäikirchplatz, 10785 Berlin, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The best part about the Gemaeldegalerie is its wide range of paintings dating from different eras as well as countries. The gallery has a wide range of collection dating from the 13th to the 18th Cent...Read more

  9. Dahlem Botanical Garden And Botanical Museum

    #9 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Dahlem Botanical Garden And Botanical Museum

    Tags: Museum, Botanical Garden, Specialty Museum

    Address: Konigin Luise Strabe 6-8, 14195 Berlin, Germany

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Berlin Botanical Gardens also known as Botanischer Gardens are a heaven for any botany lover. Spread over 43 hectares of land, this place offers you a getaway from the usual hustle bustle of the city....Read more

  10. Neue Synagoge

    #10 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Neue Synagoge

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Memorial, Synagogue

    Address: Oranienburger Str. 28-30, 10117 Berlin, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The tragedies and hardships of Jews in Berlin are well known. During the dark period of Nazi rule, a lot of Jews were tortured to death and were actually an integral part of the making of Germany init...Read more

  11. Bode Museum

    #11 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Bode Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Historical Site, Sculpture

    Address: Am Kupfergruben, 10117 Berlin, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The original concept of this museum was put forward by Crown Princess Victoria of Prussia, who named it after her husband Kaiser Friedrich. The museum was known as Kaiser Friedrich museum for the long...Read more

  12. Stasi Museum

    #12 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Stasi Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Historical Site, Specialty Museum

    Address: Ruschestraße 103, 10365 Berlin, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Germany has so much to give in terms of history that an entire lifetime is less to explore it all. Stasi Museum is mainly for people who would want to know the intricacies of the political system of t...Read more

  13. Hamburger Bahnhof

    #13 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Hamburger Bahnhof

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: Invalidenstrasse 50-51, 10557 Berlin

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Hamburger Bahnhof is the go-to stop for all art lovers. It houses quite a large chunk of the contemporary art collection existing in Berlin. It basically is the largest building which houses Nationalg...Read more

  14. Berlin Musical Instrument Museum

    #14 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Berlin Musical Instrument Museum

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Tiergartenstraße 1, 10785 Berlin, Germany

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Kulturforum, as the name suggests is the cultural hub of Berlin. Musikinstrumenten Museum is a part of the Kulturforum and is a must visit for music lovers. If you play an instrument, then you should ...Read more

  15. Medical Museum

    #15 of 65 Museums in Berlin
    Medical Museum

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: Charitéplatz 1, D 10117 Berlin

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Medizinhistorisches museum is another museum in Berlin to understand the medical history of the city. It is a hospital museum which has a reconstructed ward to understand the incidents that have taken...Read more

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