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Pergamonmuseum, Berlin

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Offering visitors a rare look into the ancient world, Pergamonmuseum attracts nearly 2 million people each year, making it the most-visited museum in Germany. It features an extensive collection of ancient Greek, Middle-Eastern, and Islamic art and architecture. Located on Museum Island in the heart of the city, this site was designed by architect Alfred Messel and built from 1910 to 1930. The museum contains reconstructed monumental buildings from around the world, including the giant Ishtar Gate and the Market Gate of Miletus. Be sure to see the Pergamon Altar, a massive marble shrine after which the museum is named. Save time by booking your tickets online. Pick up a free audio guide at the entrance. You can plan Berlin trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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  • The Babylonian Gate and the Hall of Culture of Islam were impressed. And so, in general, an ordinary museum. Entrance is 18 euros to choose from 2 options (pergamon panorama) and (pergamon) several halls). Now part of the museum is under renovation, the entrance through the James Gallery.
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  • If you are in Berlin you can not neglect a visit to this spectacular museum. Intuitive and easy to make the journey, there are no words to describe the many beautifulness collected.
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  • I don't often enjoy museums and this was no exception, maybe it's not fair to write a review as I am no judge - but when I do find a good one I'll let you know and then you can be sure it must be great! The best bit was the building itself has very nice architecture inside with its super high ceilings and is really well lit with natural light.
  • This museum was worth visiting using the Museum Island ticket! Not sure if I would pay the separate admission price to see just this museum. The Ishtar Gate was beautiful, of course, but it was full of tourists and only a reconstruction. Still cool to see though!
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