Skip-the-line Neues & Pergamon Museum + Berlin City Guided Tour - Private Tour

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Join us on the ultimate Berlin Tour! Combine world culture and local history in this 6h private guided combo tour of Neues & Pergamon Museums followed by our essential Berlin History Walk. Our passionate guide will lead you through all main highlights in the most culturally renowned museums in the country and pairing that with the city’s eclectic history including Hitler’s bunker and Jewish Memorial.

No other tour will cover this much terrain and history...
Join us on the ultimate Berlin Tour! Combine world culture and local history in this 6h private guided combo tour of Neues & Pergamon Museums followed by our essential Berlin History Walk. Our passionate guide will lead you through all main highlights in the most culturally renowned museums in the country and pairing that with the city’s eclectic history including Hitler’s bunker and Jewish Memorial.

No other tour will cover this much terrain and history and our professional guides will ensure this is the best experience you and your family have during your trip!

Highlights Generally Include:

Museum Island
The Bust of Nefertiti
The Berlin Green Man
The Berlin Gold Hat
The Skull of the Neanderthal
Market Gate of Miletus
Pergamon Altar
Ishtar Gate
Berlin Cathedral
The TV Tower
Royal Palace
Berlin Wall
Former SS Headquarters
Book burning memorial
Holocaust Memorial
Checkpoint Charlie
Hitler’s Bunker
Brandemburg Gate
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary
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Stop At: Museum Island, Breite Street, 13089 Berlin Germany

Visit the unique Museum Island, home of five of Berlin’s world renowned museums


Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Neues Museum, Bodestrasse 1-3, 10178 Berlin Germany

Begin your tour at the Neues Museum where you will explore the impressive collection of the world’s most enchanting ancient civilization – Egypt. Your guide will lead you through Egypt’s millennia-old evolution, explaining how the civilization transformed over time. You will even gain insight into their conceptions of the afterlife as you wander through the chambers of Egyptian Tombs. You’ll come face to face with the curious Berlin Green Man. Then you can become an expert on the exquisite Queen Nefertiti, Egypt’s most famous leading lady by learning all about her dynasty and religious reforms.

The Neues Museum is more than just Egyptian artefacts. The building is...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Museum Island, Breite Street, 13089 Berlin Germany

Visit the unique Museum Island, home of five of Berlin’s world renowned museums


Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Neues Museum, Bodestrasse 1-3, 10178 Berlin Germany

Begin your tour at the Neues Museum where you will explore the impressive collection of the world’s most enchanting ancient civilization – Egypt. Your guide will lead you through Egypt’s millennia-old evolution, explaining how the civilization transformed over time. You will even gain insight into their conceptions of the afterlife as you wander through the chambers of Egyptian Tombs. You’ll come face to face with the curious Berlin Green Man. Then you can become an expert on the exquisite Queen Nefertiti, Egypt’s most famous leading lady by learning all about her dynasty and religious reforms.

The Neues Museum is more than just Egyptian artefacts. The building is considered a piece of artwork in itself. World War II wreaked havoc on the building but recent restorations left us with a quirky mix of old and new. Your guide will draw your attention to the often-surprising architectural juxtapositions.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Pergamonmuseum, Bodestrasse 1-3, 10178 Berlin Germany

Afterwards, enter the Pergamon museum and wander through the reconstructed facades, mosaics, sculptures and tiled floors with your guide. In the Greek and Roman section, you’ll see the famous Market Gate of Miletus dating back to the Romans. You will also be given an insight into the everyday lives and traditions of past civilizations in the Collection of Classical Antiquities. Even more famous, the Pergamon Altar dates from the 2nd century B.C and features friezes of the gods battling giants.

Further along in the Ancient Near East collection, your guide will bring you to the world-famous Ishtar Gate from the Babylonian Empire. You’ll also encounter a stellar collection of Islamic art highlighting works from the Middle East, where you will gain an understanding of Arab culture. Among them, the wood-panelled Aleppo Room is a favorite, dating all the way back to the 17th century.

Duration: 50 minutes

Stop At: Berliner Dom, Am Lustgarten, 10178 Berlin Germany

See the Berlin Cathedral, one of the main landmarks of Berlin’s cityscape

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Berliner Fernsehturm, Panoramastr. 1A, 10178 Berlin Germany

Walk past the infamous TV Tower, the city’s most visible landmark

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: City Palace (Berlin Stadtschloss), Schlossplatz 5, 10178 Berlin Germany

See the Royal Palace, a building that dates back to the Prussian Empire


Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Memorial of the Berlin Wall, Bernauer Strasse 111, 13355 Berlin Germany

Visit the wall that divided Berlin during the Cold War


Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Niederkirchnerstraße, Berlin, Germany

Visit the former SS Headquarters, home to the Gestapo during the Second World War


Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Book Burning Memorial at Bebelplatz, Bebelplatz 1, 10117 Berlin Germany

Walk past the site of about 20,000 burnt books by the Nazis during WW2


Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, Cora-Berliner-Strasse 1, 10117 Berlin Germany

Walk through Peter Eisenman’s memorial for the Jewish of WWII


Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Checkpoint Charlie, Friedrichstr. 43-45, 10969 Berlin Germany

Visit the best-known Berlin Wall crossing point during the Cold War


Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Hitler's Bunker (Fuhrerbunker), Wilhelmstrasse 77, 10117 Berlin Germany

See the place where Hitler resided until the last week of WW2


Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Brandenburg Gate, Pariser Platz, 10117 Berlin Germany

Walk under Berlin’s only surviving historical city gate


Duration: 10 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Entry/Admission - Neues Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Pergamonmuseum
  • DURATION 6 HOURS (Including Lunch Break)
  • WHEELCHAIR FRIENDLY
  • SKIP-THE-LINE GUIDED MUSEUM TOUR (Both Museums)
  • ALL ENTRANCE FEES
  • TOUR GUIDE EXCLUSIVELY FOR YOU
Not Included
  • Tour Price Does NOT Include Hotel Pickup or Drop-Off (We Recommend UBER or Taxi)
  • Temporary exhibitions NOT included
  • Entry/Admission - City Palace (Berlin Stadtschloss)
  • Lunch fees not included
  • Entry/Admission - Berliner Fernsehturm
  • Tour Does NOT Include Gratuities (OPTIONAL)
  • Entry/Admission - Memorial of the Berlin Wall
Departure Point
James Simon Gallery, Bodestraße, 10178 Berlin, Germany
10:00 AM
Return Details
Brandenburg Gate, Pariser Platz, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.