Berlin in Pictures

America 1970s/80s (4)

America 1970s/80s

The exhibition «America 1970s/80s» in the Helmut Newton Foundation shows works by Newton, Metzner, Hofer and Meyerowitz until mid-May 2021.  more

Greentech Festival 2020 (2)

Greentech Festival 2020

The Greentech Festival 2020 is all about innovative, green technologies for technological, economic and social change.  more

Gallery Weekend 2020 (1)

Gallery Weekend 2020

At Gallery Weekend 2020, numerous galleries invite you to take a tour of Berlin's creative scene.  more

Die Stars der Berlinale 2020 (6)

Stars of Berlinale 2020

Hillary Clinton, Johnny Depp, Sigourney Weaver and many other prominent personalities from film and society were part of the Berlinale 2020.  more

Potsdamer Schlössernacht 2019

Potsdamer Schlössernacht 2019

Under the motto "Una Notte Italiana", concerts, light installations and theatre performances enliven the historic park of Sanssouci at the Potsdamer Schlössernacht.  more

Eurofurence 2019

Eurofurence 2019

Numerous participants of the "Eurofurence" met at the Hotel Estrel on 17 August 2019. People who have a weakness for the costumes called fursuits meet at the annual convention.  more

Once upon a Hollywood

Once upon a Hollywood

Leonardo DiCaprio, Margot Robbie, Brad Pitt and Quentin Tarantino visited Berlin on 1 August 2019 for the premiere of their film "Once upon a Hollywood".  more

James Simon Gallery

James Simon Gallery

Designed by David Chipperfield, the James Simon Gallery is the new central entrance hub to the Berlin Museum Island.  more

Airlift Festival

Airlift Festival

Thousands of visitors came to the Airlift Festival at the former Tempelhof Airport on 12 May 2019 to commemorate the end of the Berlin Airlift 70 years ago.  more

Polar bear cub

Polar bear cub "Hertha" at Tierpark Berlin

Polar bear Tonja at Tierpark Berlin gave birth to a cub on 01 December 2018. After weeks of waiting, the polar bear baby turned out to be a girl. On 2 April 2019 she was christened "Hertha".  more

RuPaul's Drag Race

RuPaul's Drag Race

Plenty of beautiful drag queens came to the premiere of the "RuPaul's Drag Race World Tour" at Tempodrom on 28 April 2019.  more

Barack Obama in Berlin 2019

Town Hall: Barack Obama in Berlin

Former U.S. President Barack Obama answered questions from young people at a Town Hall at the European School of Management and Technology in Berlin on 6 April 2019.  more


Olympic Stadium

The Olympic Stadium was built on the occasion of the 1936 Olympic Games. The stadium and its surrounding buildings bear the signature of a family of architects.  more

Google offices in Berlin

Google office in Berlin

Take a look at the new Google offices in Berlin. The space provides about 300 work spaces and a training centre, the Google Future Workshop.  more

Mercedes-Benz Arena Berlin

Mercedes-Benz Arena Berlin

The event hall at Ostbahnhof is now called Mercedes-Benz Arena. The carmaker has the naming rights to the former O2 World for 20 years.  more

East Side Mall

East Side Mall

The East Side Mall is the 69th shopping mall in Berlin. Tenants include Bershka, Denn's Biomarkt, H&M, Monki, Saturn, Rewe, Uniqlo and Weekday.  more

Mercedes Platz before the opening

Mercedes Platz

The Mercedes Platz is located in the new city quarter along the East Side Gallery.  more

Ein Mann fotografiert bei sonnigen Wetter das Brandenburger Tor

Attractions & Sights

Berlin’s top attractions, palaces and monuments with address, photos, public transport details and  more

Kirschblüte in Berliner Park

Events & Culture in Berlin

Highlights of the Berlin culture program including tips for the best concerts, exhibitions, trade fairs, seasonal events and specials.  more