Natural History Museums

Natural History Museums

How did life on Earth begin? How did the dinosaurs live 150 million years ago? And how come there is wild boar in the middle of the city? These and many more questions on the creation of our planet, the development of species, and flora and fauna in and around Berlin can be answered at the Natural History Museum (which, by the way, features the world-wide largest complete dinosaur skeleton on display!), the Botanical Museum (right next door to the Botanical Gardens), or at the Natural History Collections.

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With 22.000 types of plants, Berlin’s Botanical Gardens rank among the three most important botanical gardens in the entire world. Created between 1897 and 1910...
The Botanical Museum in Berlin’s Dahlem district is absolutely unique in Central Europe, and is located alongside the Botanical Gardens. As a perfect addition to the...
Visitors are greeted in the entrance area by the head of a giant dinosaur that appears to be looking through the wall. The dinosaur exhibition has recently been...
The Okowerk celebrates a special jubilee in 2010. Because in May 1985, the old Waterworks at the Teufelssee was transformed into a place of environmental education. The...
The Science Centre in the Technikmuseum (Museum of Technology) will be reopening with many new activities and displays on offer. For example, there will be a student...
An arboretum is a botanical garden focussed on growing trees. The Späth Arboretum belongs to the Humboldt University in Berlin and now covers 3.5 hectares. It was...

Located directly on the water, this romantic, relaxed and comfortable restaurant is decorated with wooden furniture, old lamps and ornate picture frames. Simply put, Freischwimmer is a cool location in Kreuzberg’s Flutgraben area. The restaurant is in a very old building that was once used for renting and repairing boats. The entrance is directly next to Berlin’s oldest gas station. You can sit outdoors during the summer and indoors during the winter.