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Pergamon Museum

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Pergamon Museum

The Pergamon Museum is located on the “Museum Island” in Berlin, Germany. The museum is famous for housing large monumental historic Babylonian, Greek and Roman buildings such as the Ishtar Gate of Babylon, the Pergamon Altar,  and the Market Gate of Miletus reconstructed from the ruins found in the modern-day regions of the Middle East and Turkey.

Masterpieces of the Pergamon Museum:

Information about the Pergamon Museum:

Pergamon Museum:

  • Name:             Pergamon Museum
  • City:                 Berlin
  • Country:          Germany
  • Established:    1910
  • Type:               Art & History Museum, Historic site
  • Location:        Pergamonmuseum, 10117 Berlin, Germany

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