Berlin ranks among the world’s most exciting, vibrant, and quite simply fun cities when it comes to culture, entertainment, history, and shopping. The German capital offers something for all tastes and preferences, be it a fun show to watch, some high arts and culture to explore, or a concert to see, and whether you’re visiting us for a long weekend, a day trip, or a longer vacation. Overflowing with exciting sights and attractions, the city is just waiting to be explored by you! Not even to mention Berlin’s famously vibrant and cosmopolitan big city atmosphere, the so-called Berliner Luft.
To give you the perfect start to your discovery journey, we’ve collected our best recommendations and top tips when it comes to arts, culture, museums, and entertainment, that you should make sure to not miss out on when visiting Berlin!
To make sure that you find exactly what you’re looking for, we’ve divided Berlin’s sights up into two distinct categories: if you head to our Attractions category, you’ll find a selection of the most famous and beautiful sights and destinations, ranging from the Brandenburg Gate to the famous public park Tiergarten and the fascinating aquarium AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin. Under Museums, you find all kinds of exciting cultural institutions; discover antique cultures in the Altes Museum on Berlin’s world-renowned museum island, get to know the younger past with a unique and captivating trip back in time to life in a divided Berlin under the GDR regime in the DDR Museum Berlin, or explore whatever strikes your interest in between. And just as Berlin constantly re-invents itself, we’ll keep introducing you to new and exciting sights!