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In the Old Museum you can get to know Caesar and Cleopatra up close. The permanent exhibition shows selected objects from the antiquities collection, from the art of ancient Greece to the Roman Empire. The architectural highlight of the famous building by Karl Friedrich Schinkel is the central rotunda with statues of ancient deities. The special exhibition “Class and Mass” can currently be seen.

Keep an eye out! Which late night type are you? Are you curious or in a hurry to collect the highlights? Are you interested in architecture or do you want to know the stories behind the exhibits? We invite you to talk to us during the Long Night.

Look out for the following offers:
For those in a hurry | I'll show you the most important things in 20 minutes. 6:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 10:30 p.m

For the curious | I will show you my favorite artwork.7pm, 8pm, 9pm, 10pm, 11pm

For the curious | I will tell you stories behind the artworks.7:30pm, 8:30pm, 10:30pm, 11:30pm

For architecture enthusiasts | I will show you exciting details about the architecture of the Altes Museum. 20:00, 21:00, 22:00, 23:00

For English Speakers | come with me I show you some highlights. 6:30, 7:30, 9:30, 10:30, 11:30 pm

Short tour in Turkish | I'll show you the most important things in 20 minutes. 8:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m

Meeting point: rotunda

Sound of the museums – short musical tours through the collections

Short musical tours invite you to roam through the collections with the audio guide and to discover the art in an associative and multi-sensory way.

Café in the Altes Museum 6:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m

Jelbi pop-up station for the Long Night: e-bikes, bicycles and e-scooters can be rented.

The following National Museums in Berlin are taking part in the Long Night:

Old Museum, New Museum, Pergamon Museum, Old National Gallery, James Simon Gallery, Ethnological Museum and Museum of Asian Art in the Humboldt Forum, New National Gallery, Hamburger Bahnhof.

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Additional information

Online Tickets | you can order now

box office | on August 27 from 12 p.m. at the Lustgarten, from 5 p.m. in the participating museums.

Price | until 13.8.: 12 euros / reduced 10 euros; from 13.8.: 18 euros / reduced 12 euros. Children up to 12 years have free entry.

Discounts | Pupils, trainees, students, participants in federal voluntary services, transfer benefit recipients, Berlin Pass holders and severely disabled people receive ID against ID. Companions of severely disabled people with a “B” pass have free entry.

.Other tickets such as the annual ticket for the State Museums or the Berlin Museum Pass are not valid during the Long Night of the Museums.

Combination tickets are available in all participating museums, online and in the Berlin Tourist Info.