The Joy of Museums

Finding Beauty & Meaning in Museums

Neues Museum

Neues Museum (Berlin)

The Neues Museum, meaning “New Museum” is one of the leading museums in Berlin, Germany and is located to the north of the Altes Museum or “Old Museum” in an area called Museum Island.

The masterpieces from the Neues Museum include:

Further information about the Neues Museum is available via the following links:

Essential Facts:

  • Name:                   Neues Museum
  • City:                       Berlin
  • Established:        1855
  • Type:                     Egyptian and Prehistory and Early History collections


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