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Permanent exhibition

On the historical cemeteries in front of the Hallesche Tor rest 28 baptized descendants of the Jewish philosopher Moses Mendelssohn. In 26 biographical and 24 thematic photo-text panels, the exhibition presents over 300 illustrations - including numerous reproductions of previously unseen documents and portraits - of this widely ramified family, which includes well-known artists, scholars and bankers. Only a few meters away is the grave of honor of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy and Fanny Hensel.

Veranstaltungen in Berlin: Die Familie Mendelssohn und ihre Gräber vor dem Halleschen Tor
© Evangelischer Friedhofsverband Berlin Stadtmitte

Admission: Free admission

Winter opening hours: weekdays MO - FR from 8 to 15 o'clock and by appointment: reservierung@mendelssohn-remise.de
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