Museum für Fotografie, Helmut Newton Foundation

Museum für Fotografie, Helmut Newton Foundation

The Museum für Fotografie (Museum of Photography) and the Helmut Newton Foundation present all forms of photography from the 19th to the 21st century.

Museum für Fotografie

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Since the summer of 2004, the Museum of Photography has been a crowd-puller for photography enthusiasts from all over the world. More than one million visitors have been fascinated by the exhibitions of the Helmut Newton Foundation in recent years.
Helmut Newton's Private Property
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Helmut Newton's Private Property

Permanent exhibition

The Helmut Newton Foundation in the Museum of Photography shows photographs and private objects of the photographer. more

Helmut Newton. One Hundred
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Tip: Helmut Newton. One Hundred

31 October 2021 until 22 May 2022

To mark the 100th birthday of the master photographer, the exhibition "Helmut Newton. Legacy" at the Museum of Photography focuses on Newton's fashion photography, including numerous previously unknown or forgotten motifs. more

Kunstbibliothek and Helmut Newton Foundation

With the opening of the glamorously renovated Kaisersaal in 2010, two protagonists will be presenting large exhibitions on a total of 2,000 square metres in the Museum of Photography: the Photography Collection of the Kunstbibliothek in the Kaisersaal on the second floor, and the Helmut Newton Foundation on the two lower floors with the presentation "Helmut Newton's Private Property", which has been successful for years, and the exhibitions on Helmut Newton's work and his companions.

Collection of Photography of the Kunstbibliothek

The Photography Collection has 650 square metres of exhibition space and new lighting and air-conditioning technology in the Kaisersaal for the presentation of all forms of photography from the 19th to the 21st century. This is the largest exhibition room of a museum for photography in Berlin.

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Museum für Fotografie, Helmut Newton Foundation on the map

Jebensstraße 2
10623 Berlin
+49 30 266 424 242
Opening Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 11:00-19:00, Thursday 11:00-20:00
Admission Fee
10 Euro, reduced 5 Euro
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accessible for people with impairments
The museum is wheelchair accessible. Barrier-free entrance to the left of the main entrance. Wheelchair-accessible lift available. Handicapped accessible WC on the ground floor.

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| Last edited: 27. October 2020