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.
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.
Fighting for Visibility - Women Artists in the Nationalgalerie before 1919 from 11.10.2019 until 08.03.2020
Tue - Sun: 10.00am - 6.00pm
Reduced (students with ID, trainees, people with disabilities (GdB 50%).
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.
Ticket validity after purchase
Only for booked day and time
Arrival by public transport
U-Bahn | U6 (Friedrichstraße)
S-Bahn | S1, S2, S25 (Friedrichstraße); S5, S7, S75 (Hackescher Markt)
Tram | M1, 12 (Am Kupfergraben); M4, M5, M6 (Hackescher Markt)
Bus | TXL (Staatsoper); 100, 200 (Lustgarten); 147 (Friedrichstraße)