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Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin - Things to Know Before Visiting

Potsdamer Straße 50, 10785 Berlin, Germany

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About Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin

Neue Nationalgalerie is a museum of modern art, with a focus on art from early 20th century. The museum owns masterpeices from artists like Pablo Picasso, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Joan Miró, Wassily Kandinsky and Barnett Newman. Despite the large size of the museum, the exhibits are rotated at intervals as the collection of artworks at the museum is very large.

Attractions Near Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin
Gemäldegalerie0.25km from Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin

Museum where the main selection of paintings belonging to the Berlin State Museums is displayed. It holds one of the world's leading collections of European paintings from the 13th to the 18th centuries.

Martin-Gropius-Bau0.97km from Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin

One of Germany's most beautiful historic exhibition buildings. Opened in 1881, the exhibition rooms surround an atrium decorated with mosaics and coats of arms of German states by the sculptor Otto Lessing. The museum is well known for it's selection of the exhibitions it displays.

Berlin Story Bunker
Berlin Story Bunker0.97km from Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin

Housed inside a 6,500-square-metre WWII bunker, the museum recreates the history of Berlin and some of the most infamous events in German history. The exhibition showcases the sequence of events leading up to Hitler's suicide in 1945, and it has a reconstruction of Hitler’s personal study.

Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe
Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe1.08km from Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin

Also known as the Holocaust Memorial, it is a memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Consists of a 19,000-square-metre site covered with 2,711 concrete slabs arranged in a grid pattern on a sloping field. The slabs are designed to produce an uneasy, confusing atmosphere, to represent a supposedly ordered system that has lost touch with human reason.

Topography of Terror
Topography of Terror1.09km from Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin

Located on the site where the principal instruments of Nazi persecution and terror were occured between 1933 and 1945: the headquarters of the Gestapo, the high command and security service of the SS, and from 1939 the Reich Security Main Office. The museum shed lights about these institutions and the crimes that were organised there. Photographs and documents illustrate the history from the time the Nazis took power until the end of the war.

German Museum of Technology
German Museum of Technology1.16km from Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin

Exhibits a large collection of historical technical artifacts. The museum's main emphasis originally was on rail transport, but today it also features exhibits of various sorts of industrial technology including maritime and aviation exhibition halls.

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Capital and largest city of Germany by both area and population. Berlin is a world city of culture, politics, media and sciences, and its economy is based on high-tech firms and the service sector, encompassing a diverse range of creative industries, research facilities, media corporations and convention venues.

What Visitors Say About Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin
Nele Lenze
Nele Lenze
Jun 2021
Berlin's Neue Nationalgalerie is designed by famous Bauhaus architect Mies Van der Rohe and first opened in 1968. Today is the opening weekend of Neue Nationalgalerie after 6 years of renovation. It certainly looks the same as the whole buolding is under preservation protection. Exhibitions will start in August 2021 and you can see there permanent exhibition of modern art.