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Gemäldegalerie Admission


The Gemäldegalerie presents itself as a collection with world-class masterpieces. You have an impressive overview of European painting from the 13th to the 18th century.

Discover the masterpieces

Explore the range of masterpieces from Albrecht Dürer ot Rembrandt and Peter Paul Rubens. A collection of German and Italian painting from the 13th to 16th centuries or Low Countries painting from the 15th to 17th centuries. Admire, study and explore the impressive collection of 1,000 masterpieces and 400 pictures in the study gallery of the Gemäldegalerie at the Kulturforum.

Your admission ticket to current exhibitions in the Gemäldegalerie:

✔ Jun 30, 2020 - Oct 11, 2020: I Take Comfort in the Love of Art - Paul.J  Kristeller between Berlin and Italy
✔ Current until mid 4. quarter, 2020: Anthony Caro - The Last Judgement Sculpture from the Würth Collection
✔ Permanent exhibition: Painting from the 13th to the 18th century
✔ Permanent exhibition: Kinder-Reich:The Gemäldegalerie for Kids. The painter's Workshop

Health and Safety Measures

Visitors (age 6 and older) and all staff are obliged to wear a mouth and nose covering and to maintain a minimum distance of 1.5 metres from other people. Plexiglas partitions protect all ticket, information and audio guide counters. For the time being no events will take place at the museums. Tour bookings and groups registrations cannot be accepted until further notice.

Visitors must follow a designated course through all exhibition spaces and should avoid forming groups inside the buildings. Signs in front of and inside the museums as well as social distance markers in the operational areas provide information about the health and safety measures to be observed.


Opening hours

Mon: closed
Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri: 10:00-18:00 o'clock
Sat, Sun: 11: 00-18:00 o'clock

Important information

The reduced-price ticket can be used by pupils, students (with valid student ID and duration of validity), unemployed and disabled persons (at least 50 % GdB) on presentation of the relevant ID. You also will find your entry times on your ticket.

The slot tickets allows entry to the museum for 15 minutes. Upon entry you are permitted to stay as long as you would like. Children and young people under the age of 18 are admitted free of charge. Please note that tickets cannot be cancelled.

Please note that, until further notice, visits are only possible with one valid time slot ticket per visitor.

Ticket validity after purchase

  • Only for booked day and time
  • Smartphone tickets accepted

Arrival by public transport

U-Bahn | U2 (Potsdamer Platz)
S-Bahn | S1, S2, S25 (Potsdamer Platz)
Bus | M29 (Potsdamer Brücke); M41 (Potsdamer Platz Bhf / Voßstraße); M48, M85 (Kulturforum); 200 (Philharmonie)

Getting there

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