Paul Gauguin – Why Are You Angry? at the Alte Nationalgalerie looks at Gauguin’s oeuvre – which was also shaped by Western, colonial ideas of ‘the exotic’ and ‘the erotic’ –, juxtaposing the works with historical material from both Gauguin’s past and... more
The Alte Nationalgalerie houses one of the most important collections of 19th century painting in Germany and includes masterpieces by Caspar David Friedrich, Adolph Menzel, Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, not to mention Auguste Renoir and Auguste Rodin.
The Alte Nationalgalerie is one of the five museums forming the ensemble known as Berlin’s Museum Island – a UNESCO World Heritage site. The Museum was built between 1866 and 1876 and restored in neoclassical style by Friedrich August Stüler in the style of a Greek temple. The Museum reopened to the public after a thorough restoration in 2001.
Current and upcoming exhibitions at Alte Nationagalerie
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The Alte Nationalgalerie is regarded as a comprehensive collection of art of the era between the French Revolution and the First World War, between Classicism and Secessions. The harmonious relationship between the museum building and its collection is... more
Bodestr. 310178 Berlin
- +49 (030) 266 42 42 42
- Opening Hours
- Tue-Sun 10-18
- Admission Fee
- 12 Euro, red. 6 Euro
- Admission Fee
- Book tickets online »
- accessible for people with impairments
- The Alte Nationalgalerie is reservedly wheelchair accessible. There is a ramp to the right of the main entrance. Guided tours in sign language are available by appointment.
- Train (S-Bahn)
S Hackescher Markt
- 0.4km S Hackescher Markt
- 0.4km U Museumsinsel
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| Last edited: 14. April 2022