Event Calendar

Berlin’s biggest draw is its unbeatable array of cultural attractions. From classical to traditional and lifestyle to avant garde, there is always something going on 24/7. But what exactly is on the programme for Berlin’s traditional theatre stages at the moment? Depending on your preference and taste, the abundance of daily events in our calendar can easily be filtered based on categories and time slots. You may also have a look at our Tips of the Day or Event Tips December 2014 (pdf); Event Tips January 2015.

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You want musicals? Come to Berlin! We've got: Mamma Mia, Blue Man Group and Hinterm Horizont!

01/01/2014 - 08/31/2015
Fair, procession & parade

Berlin is celebrating New Year’s Eve in style – with around one million visitors gathering at the Brandenburg Gate to welcome in 2015! All the traditional treats are...

Festmeile Brandenburger Tor(bis Siegessäule)

New Permanent Exhibition on the Regional History of the District Mitte

Mitte Museum - Regionalgeschichtliches Museum für Mitte, Tiergarten, Wedding
01/01/2000 - 12/31/2014

There are seven thematic areas at the permanent exhibition:

1. Reasons for Leaving explains the diverse reasons for the flight and emigration from the GDR to...

Erinnerungsstätte Notaufnahmelager Marienfelde
04/14/2005 - 12/31/2025

This exhibition, on display at the historical site of the Nordbahnhof S-Bahn station, recalls a special chapter in Berlin’s history of division: the closed-down and...

Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer
11/09/2009 - 12/31/2014

Zum Auftakt der 650-Jahr-Feier unseres Bezirks Neukölln ist das Kulturzentrum auf dem Gutshof Britz um eine Attraktion reicher - das Museum Neukölln wird in dem für...

Museum Neukölln
01/13/2011 - 12/31/2014

Dauerausstellung zu Mobilität und Straßenverkehr

Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin
05/13/2011 - 12/31/2014

Das Museum im Wasserwerk ist eine Einrichtung der Berliner Wasserbetriebe.

Idyllisch am Ufer des Müggelsees gelegen, findet der Besucher hier in einer...

Museum im Wasserwerk
09/09/2011 - 12/31/2016

From mid November 2011, the Department of the Islamic Orient will unveil its new permanent exhibition in newly renovated rooms purposefully allotted to its collection...

Ethnologisches Museum
11/12/2011 - 12/31/2014

Eating rice, perhaps even for breakfast, lunch and dinner? Unthinkable for most children and adults in Berlin and Germany. And yet rice is vital for the survival of...

Ethnologisches Museum
11/19/2011 - 12/31/2014

The Golden Triangle - a term that conjures up images of opium, warlords, lawlessness and unimaginably rich drug barons. Tourist brochures bear exotic depictions of...

Ethnologisches Museum
12/16/2011 - 12/31/2014

About 90 artworks - paintings, graphics and sculptures from the collection of the Ethnological Museum - offer an unusual insight into Native American art of the late...

Ethnologisches Museum
03/03/2012 - 12/31/2014

Yadegar Asisi’s Panorama of divided Berlin portrays an artistically compacted view of the days of the Cold War. Presented here is everyday life set against the...

asisi Panometer Berlin(am Checkpoint Charlie)
09/22/2012 - 12/31/2015
Classical concert

Virtual concert via iPhone app

Denkmal für die ermordeten Juden Europas(Stelenfeld)
05/17/2013 - 12/31/2015

Nach den Ausstellungen "Moderne Zeiten" (1900-1945) und  "Der geteilte Himmel" (1945-1968) folgt nun der Blick auf die Jahre zwischen 1968 und 2000. Als Leitmotiv...

Neue Nationalgalerie
11/08/2013 - 12/31/2014
Festival & set of events

Johann Sebastian Bach's son Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach is one of the most important composers of the 18th century. On the occasion of the 300th anniversary of his...

12/15/2013 - 12/31/2014

The German Bundestag presents a history of parliamentary democracy in Germany entitled ‘Milestones - Setbacks - Sidetracks’ over five storeys at the Deutscher Dom on...

Deutscher Dom
01/01/2014 - 12/31/2016
City tour

This guide takes you to the existing underground traces of the Cold War. Bunkers in West Berlin were reactivated or newly constructed to protect civilians against a...

Berliner Unterwelten-Museum im U-Bhf. Gesundbrunnen
01/01/2014 - 12/31/2014

The musical Hinterm Horizont, with music by Udo Lindenberg, has been thrilling audiences for the past two years. Lindenberg, the rebel rock poet, believed in a united...

Stage Theater am Potsdamer Platz
01/02/2014 - 12/31/2014

The exhibition "A-Z. The Marzona Collection"highlights the conceptual art of the 1960s and 1970s and illustrates its contemporary relevance. Over the next two and a...

Hamburger Bahnhof - Museum für Gegenwart
01/23/2014 - 08/31/2016
City tour

The brewmasters at Berliner-Kindl-Schultheiss Brewery invite you to watch them at work as they make with pride and passion the semi-dry sparkly Berliner Pilsner, the...

06/01/2014 - 12/31/2014

The Great War 1914-1918: Pictures between propaganda, art, welfare and the real life of a soldier

Museum Europäischer Kulturen
06/27/2014 - 06/28/2015
Erinnerungsstätte Notaufnahmelager Marienfelde
08/23/2014 - 06/30/2015

The Wunderkammer (Wonderchamber) Olbricht at me Collectors Room with about 300 precious...

me Collectors Room Berlin
08/25/2014 - 12/31/2016

Memories of homes past and gusty ambitions of the future comingle.

Crossroads shape the cities of this world and turn them into creative melting pots that...

Chamäleon Theater(in den Hackeschen Höfen)
08/26/2014 - 02/22/2015

Game Science Center Berlin: the world's first exhibition dedicated to interactive technologies and projects is located in the central district of Mitte, around the...

Games Science Center
09/01/2014 - 12/31/2016

Im Mittelpunkt der Ausstellung stehen fotografische Reproduktionen der im Jahr 1821 für die Berliner Galerie erworbenen Flügel des Genter Altars (um 1432), die 1920...

09/05/2014 - 03/29/2015

Vikings are usually seen as fearsome warriors and conquerors on the high seas that dominated the North and Baltic Seas from the ninth to eleventh centuries. The last...

09/10/2014 - 01/04/2015

The “PASOLINI ROMA” exhibition deals with the Italian writer and film-maker Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922-1975) in the context of his relationship with Rome. Pasolini in...

09/11/2014 - 01/05/2015

Opening on 13.09.14, 7 p.m.

This years winner of the art price by Stiftung Schering, Kate Cooper, opens her first individual exhibition in september 2014 at...

KW - Institute for Contemporary Art
09/14/2014 - 01/11/2015
Kino International – © Yorck Kinogruppe

Five minutes’ walking distance from Alexanderplatz. Huge hand-painted film posters hang on the sandstone façade of the postmodern building from the 60’s. Though its architecture is striking from the outside, the building’s most impressive features are found inside. With its magnificent chandeliers, retro eastern European style, red armchairs and huge glass front, the cinema’s foyer is a highlight in itself. Be it premieres or gay parties, this cinema hosts all sorts of events where glamorous VIPs mix with students, film lovers and party people.