The Joy of Museums

Finding Beauty & Meaning in Museums

Berlin Museums

Berlin Brandenburger Tor Nacht

Berlin is the capital and the largest city in Germany and the second most populous city in the European Union. First documented in the 13th century and situated at the crossing of two important historic trade routes, Berlin during its history has been the capital of various Kingdoms, Empires and Republics.

Berlin is a popular tourist destination and renowned for its universities, orchestras, museums, entertainment venues, festivals, diverse architecture, nightlife, contemporary arts. Berlin is home to some of the great museums of the world and featured in “Joy of Museums” are the following:


Essential Facts:

  • City:                       Berlin
  • Country:               Germany
  • Population:          6 million, Metro


“I don’t have plans, I only have goals.” German Proverb



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