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Pergamon Museum

Bodestrasse 1-3, 10178 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 20905577
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This internationally renowned ancient history museum contains several fantastic artifacts, including the huge Altar of Zeus and the famous Ishtar Gate from Babylon.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Bodestrasse 1-3, 10178 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 20905577
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This museum is totally unique to any we have been to. Taking you on a tour of the ancient world, lots relating back to bible times which is good because you can picture scenes in the bible based on the items within the museum. Really...More

Thank ThoseVeganCuties
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is unique. The gates of Babylon are unlike anything you will see in any museum across the world. The entry fee is worth if for this alone. There is also the Market Gate of Miletus reconstructed from the ruins found in the Middle...More

Thank gandyworldwide
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum has some amazing things to see. Unfortunately the Pergamon altar is being cleaned but even without that exhibit it's a fabulous museum.

Thank Dee70471
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You have a chance to imagine what it was like to live in ancient times when people believed in Greek gods. Since we were tired by the time we reached the museum, we chose to rent the one hour audio tour, instead of a longer...More

Thank Christin A
Reviewed 6 days ago

We brought a three museum pass and went through the Pergamon, Neues and the galleries. Great day in Berlin

Thank Impavid_Pilgrim
Reviewed 6 days ago

Note that the Pergamon altar is currently under renovation and closed but the rest of the museum is still worth it. (We have been before). You should buy time tickets on line but PRINT THEM OUT! We took their advice and just used our phone...More

Thank Seetheworld253
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the entry fee even if some of it is closed for renovations..the Ishkar Gate is amazing and well worth the visit for this exhibit alone.

Thank Andygrey1
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you book your ticket on-line you saved time (fast line). There is a free tour guide headphones (in greek amazing) and free gardarobe. Τhe gate of Militus amazing, fantastic so impressive especially for us the Greeks. Amazing museum so many excibits with history. You...More

1  Thank Anna D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As my title says it is indeed one of the best museums I've ever been to and I really mean it. It's unbelievable how much information you can get by simply spending a good few hours and listening to every story behind each valuable artefact....More

1  Thank George G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my partner visited this museum just under a week ago, very interesting! The babylon gate was just amazing to see! I would recommend visiting here when in Berlin.

Thank daisykelly123
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Karen B
5 January 2018|
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Response from BurleighSurfer | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think it’s necessary to buy tickets in advance. Buy them when you arrive - in March there shouldn’t be a need to purchase ahead of time. Also , the audio tour which is included in your ticket price is one of the best... More
5 December 2016|
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Response from Codfish1 | Reviewed this property |
I walk to most sights Centrally locat d
Sophie S
9 August 2016|
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Response from Merete C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the delay. Hadn't noticed the question. In the meantime others have answered it very well. The one thing I might like to add is that you can get by quite well with English but it is very helpful if you can manage... More