Exhibitions in Berlin

Exhibitions in Berlin

An overview of the best current museum, art and photography exhibitions in Berlin's top museums, galleries and event venues.

Current Exhibitions

Summer of love
© Bill Ham Lights

Summer of love: art, fashion, and rock and roll

20 June - 28 October 2019

The "Summer of Love" in San Francisco in 1967 marked the climax of the American hippie movement. With over 150 exhibits, Palais Populaire commemorates the era. more

Mandela - Die Ausstellung (3)
© Jim Marks

Mandela: The Official Exhibition

19 Oktober 2019 - 15 March 2020

The interactive exhibition «Mandela: The Official Exhibition» is dedicated to the life of the South African activist, politician and icon Nelson Mandela. more

Magicum Berlin
© Magicum Berlin

Magicum Berlin: Discover the World of Magic!

Magicum Berlin, the world’s first interactive museum of magic, will take you in to the secret World of Magic, a permanent exhibition with ever-changing themes and focuses. more

Narcissus (Narziss) by Caravaggio
© dpa

Baroque Pathways

13 July - 6 October 2019

The Museum Barberini in Potsdam presents masterpieces from the collections of the Barberini and Corsini Palaces in Rome. Among the exhibits is one of Caravaggio's most important works. more

Jose Dávila, „Untitled (Allure)“, 2014.
© Jose Dávila. Foto: Enrique Macías Martínez

Walking through walls

12 September 2019 - 12 January 2020

The exhibition at Martin-Gropius-Bau displays works of art that deal with the concept of demarcation through borders and barriers 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall. more

Nineties Berlin: Die 90er-Jahre Ausstellung
© DDR Kultur UG

Nineties Berlin: The 90s exhibition

4 August 2018 - 28 February 2020

The fall of the Berlin Wall, artistic freedom, anarchy and techno: the multimedia exhibition shows the wild and colourful Berlin of the 1990s. more

Imprisoned in Hohenschönhausen
© Gedenkstätte Berlin-Hohenschönhausen

Imprisoned in Hohenschönhausen

Permanent

The permanent exhibition "Testimonies of political persecution 1945-1989" provides vivid impressions of the experiences of former political prisoners in the Stasi remand prison in Berlin-Hohenschönhausen. more

T-rex Tristan
© Carola Radke - Museum für Naturkunde Berlin

Tristan – Berlin bares teeth

17 December 2015 - 31 December 2019

The Museum für Naturkunde Berlin (Museum of Natural History) exhibits one of the best preserved examples of a Tyrannosaurus Rex in the world: His name is Tristan Otto. more

Upcoming Exhibitions

Stefan Moses – Abschied und Anfang. Ostdeutsche Porträts 1989-1990 (1)
© Else Bechteler-Moses

Stefan Moses - Farewell and Beginning

08 November 2019 to 19 April 2020

East German Portraits 1989-1990: In the period of upheaval following the fall of the Berlin Wall, photographer Stefan Moses used the opportunity to portray people from the GDR. more

Willy-Brandt-Haus
© dpa

Sony World Photography Awards 2019

15 November 2019 - 2 February 2020

Nature photography, portraits and abstract photos - around 130 photos will be on display at the Willy-Brandt-Haus in Berlin. more

Christopher Williams
© Christopher Williams - Courtesy Galerie Gisela Capitain, Köln und David Zwirner, New York/London/Hong Kong

Christopher Williams

7 December 2019 - 8 March 2020

C/O Berlin presents exclusively selected archive material, black-and-white photographs and architectural elements by photographer and conceptual artist Christopher Williams. more

Archive

Explore past exhibitions and events in Berlin. more