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 September 2014 (pdf).

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

01/01/2014 - 08/31/2015

Over the edge: only when you can bring yourself to climb over the edge of the roof will you be able to walk 40m down the side of the hotel. Are you ready? All dates...

04/26/2014 - 11/02/2014

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
01/01/2000 - 12/31/2014

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

Dauerausstellung zu Mobilität und Straßenverkehr

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

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

Die Senatsverwaltung für Stadtentwicklung und Umwelt besitzt ein Tastmodell der Berliner Innenstadt. Mit diesem Modell können alle, die in Berlin wohnen und Berlin...

Senatsverwaltung für Stadtentwicklung
12/02/2011 - 10/01/2014

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

The multimedia show is dedicated to Willy Brandt’s years as Governing Mayor of West Berlin, then as Foreign Minister of West Germany and finally as West German...

Forum Willy Brandt Berlin
06/20/2012 - 12/01/2014

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 - 03/31/2015
Classical concert

Virtual concert via iPhone app

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

London box-office success WAR HORSE: As first non-English speaking version ever, the German version is staged in the traditional Stage Theater des Westens theatre in...

Stage Theater des Westens
10/20/2013 - 09/28/2014

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

Paintings from six decades by Berlin artist Matthias Koeppel, including demolition sceneries in West-Berlin, a large triptych dedicated to the opening of the Berlin...

03/21/2014 - 09/28/2014

200 years after the mysterious double suicid of Kleist and his companion Henriette Vogel, visitors can experience this historical event and the place around the...

Schiffsanlegestelle am S-Bhf. Wannsee
04/01/2014 - 10/01/2014

This show gives insight into a subculture with many colours and shades that developed in the middle of a closed communist society where the state did not give much...

Haus der Brandenburg-Preußischen Geschichte(Kutschstall)
04/11/2014 - 10/05/2014

The Turin-based Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection is about to go on show at me Collectors Room...

me Collectors Room Berlin
05/02/2014 - 09/21/2014

Photographs from Bernauer Straße.

Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer
05/07/2014 - 09/30/2014

In remembrance of the beginning of the First World War a hundred years ago the German Historical Museum is presenting the only exhibition in Germany that will provide...

Deutsches Historisches Museum
05/29/2014 - 11/30/2014
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

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.