International Museum Day at a Glance
Here are the details of the International Museum Day:
Date and time: 13.05.2018, whole day
Location: over 100 museums in Berlin
Admission fee: Free
Hey museum lovers, let’s celebrate your passion this May!
Since 1978, the annual International Museum Day has been a highlight for museum lovers from all over the world. Because on this day, the museums offer a great deal of opportunities to explore the cultural output of human civilization.
Over 6500 museums participate in Germany. This is an impressive number. However, free admission is the real highlight for the visitors. DAS Akademie is taking language students to pay a visit.
This year’s theme is “Hyperconnected museums: new approaches, new publics.” In Berlin, you can pay a visit to more than a hundred museums specialised in art, culture and history. If you are new to Berlin, do not miss out on the Museum Island in Mitte district, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Altes Museum, Neues Museum, Alte Nationalgalerie, Bode Museum, Pergamon Museum and Humboldt Forum are all located in Mitte. Moreover, you can explore unique European painting masterpieces at the Nationalgalerie or learn the timeline of German history at Deutsches Historisches Museum.
Grab your hunger to learn about history, art and culture: It is time to go! International Museum Day takes place on the 13th of May 2018. More information can be found on the official site of International Museum Day run by International Council of Museum (ICOM) Deutschland.