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Neues Museum

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The opening of the Neues Museum marked a key chapter in the history of 19th-century art, museum design, and technology. Designed by Friedrich August Stüler and built from 1843 to 1855, the building suffered severe damage during World War II, after...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Bodestrasse 1-3, 10178 Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed a walk around this museum which was well laid out and had interesting exhibits with lots of information. Not a priority if you are on a tight schedule but worth a visit if you buy a museum pass for use over 3 days...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The museum had good collection and display. It is next to Pergamonmuseum but it was much more quiet.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went there using our museum pass, specially as both myself and my misses are fascinated by the Egyptian culture. It is really really interesting and definitely worth a visit if you are also into mummy’s, tombs and other artefacts ;)

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dnumb
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A rather small museum but with a good collection of ancient art. Being a Cypriot, I found the Cyprus collection very interesting. Unlike the British museum, the Egyptian collection is not as elaborate and therefore not as overwhelming. One has the time, therefore, to explore...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I thought the artifacts were laid out in a very logical order and there were often dates on the walls so you could look from oldest to newest. Audio guides were included in the price of the ticket which was nice but the headset they...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was puzzled by the name and expected a more up to date history of Germany. However after understanding the name of new museum comes from the new additions that have been built to replace the damage that happened during WW2. The quality of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JLizzieH
Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply great! I was in the British Museum and the Louvre and they are great but the Neues Museum is an equal! Its Egyptian collection is just great. And no lines at all!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bryuzga
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Aside from a very fine Egyptian collection, the (somewhat comically named) “New Museum” contains a couple of hair-raisingly beautiful items to view. First and foremost THE iconic bust of Nefertiti. Yes, that one. There’s a line around it, no photos allowed, but if you do...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank RamblinManBaker
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like Egyptian collections, Neues is for you. The exhibits include Egyptian and Prehistory and Early History collections including the famous bust of the Egyptian queen Nefertiti. The building itself is neoclassical architecture and is interesting in its own right. Overall a very nice...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kgv2828
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There was a significant line to wait for tickets but the visit was worth the trip. Teenagers enjoyed selecting the panels to view in the cabinets. Spent a good 3 hours here and would have liked to have stayed longer.

Date of experience: January 2019
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NasreenK41
September 14, 2018|
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Response from Pipa-in-BsAs | Reviewed this property |
Can't bring any backpack inside. You have lockers for rent (refundable) outside.
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July 29, 2018|
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This is from the official website- Openings Mon 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Tue 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Wed 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Thu 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Response from OttawaPixie | Reviewed this property |
We bought the Berlin Pass. If you are going to be in Berlin for more than one day it is worth it. The Pass get's you admission to most of the popular museums and attractions. It's worry free and can be pre -purchased and... More
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