Alte Nationalgalerie (Old National gallery): Book your time slot ticket now and receive admission at the booked time. No printout needed - valid as smartphone voucher.
Art of the 19th century and exhibitions
There are masterpieces by Caspar David Friedrich, Adolph of Menzel, Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, Auguste Renoir, Paul Cézanne, Auguste Rodin, Anselm Feuerbach, Arnold Böcklin, Hans von Marées, Max Liebermann and Lovis Corinth. One of the highlights of the sculpture collection is the famous "Prinzessinnengruppe", the twin image of the princesses Luise and Friederike.
The imposing museum on the Museum Island presents 19th century art between the French Revolution and the First World War, between classicism and the Berlin Secession. Designed by Friedrich August Stüler, the building now houses one of the most beautiful collections of paintings and sculptures of the 19th century.
✔ Permanent exhibition: Art of the 19th century on 3 floors
✔ From 21.10.2022 Special exhibition until 19.02.2023: Johann Gottfried Schadow - Embracing Forms
Impressionistic Painting & Sculpture
With astonishing imagination and fine colourism, Adolph Menzel's paintings, including important works such as the "Balcony Room" and the "Iron Rolling Mill", depict themes of Prussian history. Likewise, the sculptures of the 19th century include famous works such as the Princess Group by Johann Gottfried Schadow as well as numerous works by Berthel Thorwaldsen, Antonio Canova, Ridolfo Schadow, Reinhold Begas, Adolf von Hildebrand and Constantin Meunier. An extensive collection of Impressionist painting awaits you. Here you will see masterpieces by Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, Auguste Renoir, Edgar Degas, Paul Cézanne and sculptures by Auguste Rodin. Painting from the second half of the 19th century features works by Hans Thoma, Anselm Feuerbach, Arnold Böcklin, Hans von Marées, Wilhelm Leibl, Wilhelm Trübner and a large collection of paintings by Max Liebermann.
The art of the Goethe era
The art of the Goethe period is represented with portraits and landscapes, including works by Jakob Philipp Hackerts, Anton Graff. Also on display are works by the Nazarenes working in Rome by Peter Cornelius, Friedrich Overbeck, Wilhelm Schadow and Philipp Veit, who created an important commissioned work for the Casa Bartholdy in Rome with the frescoes on the Joseph Legend.
From Romanticism to Biedermeier
Paintings by the great master of German Romanticism, Caspar David Friedrich, through landscape paintings by Karl Friedrich Schinkel to the works of Karl Blechen with his unconventional pictorial themes, an extensive collection is presented. The exhibition also features portraits by Philipp Otto Runge and Gottlieb Schick, landscapes by Joseph Anton Koch and Carl Rottmann. Berlin city views by Eduard Gaertner and Johann Erdmann Hummel as well as landscapes and portraits by Ferdinand Georg Waldmüller show Biedermeier works.
Special exhibition: My Liebermann - An Hommage
Co-founder of the Berlin Secession, collector, first naturalist, then impressionist: Max Liebermann (1847 - 1935) left his mark on art in Berlin and is one of Germany's most important painters. On the occasion of his 175th birthday, 22 works by the Impressionist can be seen in the Alte Nationalgalerie. Among them, for example, the "Flax Barn in Laren" (1887).
The imposing museum on the Museum Island presents 19th century art between the French Revolution and the First World War, between classicism and the Berlin Secession.
Tue – Sun: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
It is recommended to wear a FFP2 or medical face mask in all indoor areas of the museums.
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.
Reduced: (students with ID, trainees, people with disabilities (GdB 50%)
Ticket validity after purchase
- Accepted as a mobile smartphone voucher or printed out
- Valid for the booked date with time slot
Bodestraße, 10178 Berlin
Arrival by public transport
U-Bahn | U6 (Friedrichstraße); U5 Museumsinsel
S-Bahn | S1, S2, S25, S26 (Friedrichstraße); S3, S5, S7, S9 (Hackescher Markt)
Tram | M1, 12 (Am Kupfergraben); M1, M4, M5, M6 (Hackescher Markt)
Bus | 100, 300, N5 (Museumsinsel); 147, N6 (Friedrichstraße), N42 (Hackescher Markt)