Museum Island, Berlin, Germany

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1-3 Bodestraße

Berlin, 10178 DE

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  • 2 mentions in What areas of Berlin show pre-ww2 Berlin's history and character?

    • Ashley and Ryan R.

      Ashley and Ryan R. said, "...usually learn they were re-built after damage from the war. There is also a lot of new architecture too. Museums on Museum Island (The Neues in particular) and the Berliner Dom were damaged and rebuilt, they touch on their history when you..." See More

    • Travis H.

      Travis H. said, "...I will second the Museum Island and Berliner Dom area. These areas were constructed and conceived before the start of WWI and still retain the general feeling of that time. I'll add in the wonderfully designed and presented Deutsches Historisches Museum (German..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the top 3 things I can't miss in Berlin?

    • Ashley and Ryan R.

      Ashley and Ryan R. said, "...The Topography of Terror (one of many wall memorials), the Bundestag and Museum Island were definitely our favourites. For the museums, if you want to go to the Pergamonmuseum you should go really early or just before they close otherwise you'll spend..." See More

    • Travis H.

      Travis H. said, "...recommend using a day to take in all the world-famous sites (the Brandenburg Gate, the Berlin Wall, the Topography of Terror, Museum Island, the Bundestag, Checkpoint Charlie, etc.). If you're really interested in history, I would definitely recommend getting a guide..." See More

  • 1 mention in 2 free days...where are the coolest places to visit?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...both the Holocaust Memorial and the Jewish Museum Berlin will give you a place to play. Plus, they're both historically significant. Museum Island is another place to pass the time on a rainy day, but also to capture stunning photos. It's near..." See More

  • 1 mention in East or West Berlin Inexpensive Trendy Hotel?

    • Ashley and Ryan R.

      Ashley and Ryan R. said, "...and it was great, very clean, free breakfast every morning and right in Alexanderplatz on the main drag that leads to Museum Island all the way down to Brandenburger Tor and Tiergarten -- pretty sure we got it for somewhere around $100/night..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best things to do on Berlin in May (3-4 days trip)?

    • David N.

      David N. said, "...Terror is very instructive regarding the history of Berlin in World War II. You can spend days visiting the museums on Museum Island. We enjoyed the Old National Gallery, but ran out of time for the others. Consider staying at Melia..." See More

  • 1 mention in One art museum in Berlin, which one would you recommend?

    • David N.

      David N. said, "...I second the recommendation for the Old National Gallery museum, but the good news is that Museum Island has a number of museums to choose from. So based on your tastes, you can choose the most appropriate one. BTW, I would visit..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must-see in Berlin

    • Kemkem C.

      Kemkem C. said, "...we loved hanging out at. I can't remember the name. Another really cool, really packed Biergarten is across the river from Museum Island. When l say packed, l mean to the hilt, and the stunning view of the island after dark..." See More

  • 1 mention in Can't leave Europe without doing… ?

    • someone k.

      someone k. said, "...Berlin - Take a walking tour from Hackescher Marktto get some history from a usually entertaining host. Visit the Holocaust Memorial, Museum Island, take a boat cruise along the spree to take in the architekture. Sammlung Boros is a private art..." See More

  • 1 mention in As a first timer how long should one spend in Berlin?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, " 4. Still, if you have the luxury of time, add a couple more days. In my time, I walked by Museum Island, but didn't have time to enter a single one and only saw the Berliner Dom from the outside...." See More

  • 1 mention in What tourist traps around the world are worth the visit?

    • Ashley and Ryan R.

      Ashley and Ryan R. said, "...The Louvre in Paris and Museum Island in Berlin..... so crazy with people but so worth it!..." See More

  • 1 mention in 5 places to go to really know German history?

    • Lorraine M.

      Lorraine M. said, " ask a few of them their rates and where they go before you use them. Wander the Freiderichstrasse, go to Museum Island, the Holocaust Memorial, Brandenburg Gate, Tiergarten. You won't run out of things to see-the street market along the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Berlin, or Frankfurt, or both?

    • David J.

      David J. said, "...The museums alone will keep you busy. Buy a combined ticket for the Neues Museum and the Pergamon Museum on the Museum Island and see the most wonderful bust of Nefertiti, 3,300 years old, and the Ishtar Gates. Simply stunning.The DDR Museum..." See More

  • 1 mention in Berlin in July, where would be the best places to eat?

    • Jenifer D.

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      Jenifer D. said, "...& Co. KG - One of the best meals I've had so far. Seems very Californian. As for museums, we have Museum Island here, so you can knock out 5 museums in one go! In addition to those, I would highly suggest..." See More

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