Museum für Naturkunde BerlinR5 Mountain crystal, calcite, dolomite or azurite – find your own collection piece to take with you.
Embassy of MongoliaR9 The Mongolian Embassy exhibits a cross-section of contemporary Mongolian art on the occasion of Mongolia’s pavilion “Modern Transfomration – New Identities” at this year’s NordArt exhibition. The show features painting, photography, video art and installations. The creative narratives reflect on the past, present and future of Mongolia, juxtaposing pessimistic, optimistic and utopian perspectives. Musical and culinary specialities accompany the exhibition opening.
18:00-18:30, 19:00-19:30, 20:00-20:30, 21:00-21:30, 22:00-22:30, 01:00-01:30
GDR MuseumR1 R7 Christopher Flade knows Spreepark, the abandoned East Berlin theme park, very well. In an fascinating short talk, he talks about the mixed history of the area, imparts insider knowledge and tells surprising anecdotes. He also has a few treasures from the Spreepark collection in tow.
Stasi Museum BerlinR2 On the grounds of the former Stasi headquarters you can gain insights into the work and impact of the Stasi through photos, videos and audio clips.
18:00-18:30, 21:00-21:30, 23:00-23:30
Embassy of MongoliaR9 Hosoo & Transmongolia play on horse-head violins and impress with their traditional Mongolian throat singing.
Mori Ôgai Memorial SiteR5 What does your name in Japanese look like? Masko Iso will write it for you with an ink and brush. You can take the finished paper home with you.
18:15-18:45, 19:00-19:30, 21:00-21:30, 22:00-22:30, 23:00-23:30
Brücke Museum BerlinR6 Guided tour through the exhibition
18:30-18:50, 19:30-19:50, 20:30-20:50, 22:30-22:50, 23:30-23:50
Museum for Communication BerlinR4 R7 In the guided tour you can find out more about the influence of mass media and its development.
Museum in der KulturbrauereiObjects are the centrepiece of every exhibition. Some magically draw us in, others wait to be discovered. We present our favourite hidden objects in the exhibition and bring the stories behind them to life.
Deutsche KinemathekR1 R4 R5 No other German actor had a comparable career to Marlene Dietrich. The archivist of the Marlene DietrichCollectionBerlin guides visitors through the museum and focuses on the 1940s, when the actress was active in the fight against National Socialism.
19:00-19:30, 21:00-21:30, 23:00-23:30
Stasi Museum BerlinR2 From 1950 to 1990 the Ministry for State Security was based in Berlin Lichtenberg. Here over two square kilometres of land was turned into a restricted area. On a tour, experts and historical witnesses address the history and development of the area.
19:30-19:45, 21:30-21:45, 23:30-23:45
Camaro HausR1 R3 R4 R5 The young composer Seiko Itho (Tokyo/Berlin) interprets literary texts by the author and artist Unica Zürn. The sound experiments evoke the morbid atmosphere of Berlin in the post-war years and communicate the art and literature scene of this time.
Werkbund Archive – A Museum of ThingsR4 In the museum there is a rule of order: 15,000 collected and exhibited objects – that means constant sorting, cleaning, categorising. But how can you deal with untidiness in daily life? A tidiness coach explains how to keep things in an orderly fashion and how to help people who sink into chaos. He also makes a suggestion about how we can tidy up the museum.
Haus am LützowplatzR3 Talk and subsequent discussion on the exhibition with the art historian and art dealer Barbara Straka
Museum of Musical InstrumentsR1 R3 R4 R5 A multimedia meeting with musical culture from the Middle Ages, Renaissance and Baroque periods, presented by Bernhard Morbach
Anne Frank CentreR1 R2 This year, Zvi Aviram, the only remaining survivor of the Jewish resistance group Chug Chaluzi, published his life story “Mit dem Mut der Verzweiflung“ (Courage Bourne of Desparation). The actor Lion Wasczyk, known for his performance in the film “My Daughter Anne Frank” will read from the book.
Schwules Museum*R3 Goodyn Green is a Danish photographer and queer porn filmmaker living and working in Berlin. Her work "Women" is part of the exhibition Homosexuality_ies. This project is a series of portraits of people who identify as women, but who are frequently mistaken for another gender, harassed or insulted in public or within their families.
Embassy of MongoliaR9 Premiere of the documentary by Kurt W. Oehlschläger and Oyuntuya Oyunjargal, Amara Film and Television Production, 2015. Take a fresh look at Mongolia's past, present and future.
Domäne DahlemR6 The Long Night of Museums has its first a capella festival. Top Berlin choirs and ensembles create an rousing mix of museum, fine dining and pop/ jazz singing.