Information about the Opening of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Beginning 12 May 2020


Dear friends of the Museum for Islamic Art,

On Tuesday, 12 May 2020, the National Museums in Berlin will initially reopen four museums and a special exhibition: on Museum Island Berlin, the Altes Museum, the Alte Nationalgalerie (Old National Gallery) and "Pergamonmuseum. The Panorama', at the Kulturforum the Gemäldegalerie and the special exhibition 'Pop on Paper' will be accessible under the following conditions: The number of visitors admitted at the same time is limited, the wearing of a mouth-nose cover is obligatory. In order to avoid queues, a visit to the museum is only possible with a time slot ticket. It is strongly recommended to book tickets online in advance.

Christina Haak, Deputy Director General of the National Museums in Berlin, talks in an interview about the museums in a state of emergency and the prospects of reopening the museums.

You can read the detailed press release on the opening of the museums here.

In the event of new developments, the overall situation may of course change at short notice at any time. The National Museums in Berlin communicate this immediately online on the SMB website.



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10117 Berlin
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