Tours and workshops

Our guided tours and workshops suitable for all ages and interests invitevisitors to discover more about the themes explored in our exhibition. We regularly host the following events:

Public guided tour for adults: daily 11am, 12 pm, 3 pm, additionally on Thursdays 5 pm (booking on the ticket counter)
Art workshops for children: Saturdays 11 am, Sundays 3 pm
Child-led tours for children: First Sunday of every month, 3 pm
Art for new parents: First Wednesday of every month, 11 am
Guided tour in English: First Sunday of every month, 2 pm
Yoga and meditation: First Sunday of every month, 9:30am


For school classes and kindergarten groups we provide the opportunity to schedule an educational program outside normal opening hours, Mondays to Fridays from 9–11 a.m. We invite teachers to attend professional development sessions on the current exhibition.


The entire museum is handicap accessible. The Barberini Museum offers special guided tours for people with disabilities.

For Friends

For Friends only
Special Anniversary Tours
Sunday, January 19, 2020

On this Sunday, the Museum Barberini will be celebrating its second birthday. We will be offering a free tour through the museum and a glass of sparkling wine to all our Barberini Friends and those who become members on this day.
Tours begin on the hour between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Sunday, January 19, 2020
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Foyer

Vincent van Gogh, Flowers in a Blue Vase, 1887, Oil on canvas, 61,5 x 38,5 cm, Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, The Netherlands

Vincent van Gogh, Flowers in a Blue Vase, 1887, Oil on canvas, 61,5 x 38,5 cm, Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, The Netherlands

Sunday, January 19, 2020

On this Sunday, the Museum Barberini will be celebrating its second birthday. We will be offering a free tour through the museum and a glass of sparkling wine to all our Barberini Friends and those who become members on this day.
Tours begin on the hour between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Sunday, January 19, 2020
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Foyer

Vincent van Gogh, Flowers in a Blue Vase, 1887, Oil on canvas, 61,5 x 38,5 cm, Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, The Netherlands

Vincent van Gogh, Flowers in a Blue Vase, 1887, Oil on canvas, 61,5 x 38,5 cm, Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo, The Netherlands

For Kids & Families

Barberini Kids › Children’s Art Activities
A Creative, Hands-on Way to Encounter Art
Tour and Workshop

Every Saturday at 11 a.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m., at the same time as the public tours for adults, children (ages 5–10) can discover art for themselves. First they encounter original works of art in the exhibition. After that, they can express their own creativity in our studio while their parents have more time to enjoy art themselves.

Duration: 120 min
Costs: € 3 per child
Every Saturday at 11 a.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m.
Please reserve tickets for children’s art activities in advance on our website or at the ticket desk in the museum.

Meeting is in the foyer.

Please note that if parents wish to accompany or pick up their children in the basement studio, they will need an entrance ticket.

Tickets

© Museum Barberini/Henry Balaszeskul

© Museum Barberini/Henry Balaszeskul

Tour and Workshop

Every Saturday at 11 a.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m., at the same time as the public tours for adults, children (ages 5–10) can discover art for themselves. First they encounter original works of art in the exhibition. After that, they can express their own creativity in our studio while their parents have more time to enjoy art themselves.

Duration: 120 min
Costs: € 3 per child
Every Saturday at 11 a.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m.
Please reserve tickets for children’s art activities in advance on our website or at the ticket desk in the museum.

Meeting is in the foyer.

Please note that if parents wish to accompany or pick up their children in the basement studio, they will need an entrance ticket.

© Museum Barberini/Henry Balaszeskul

© Museum Barberini/Henry Balaszeskul

Tickets

Barberini Kids › Children Guide Children
Art at Eye Level

On the first Sunday of every month, kids will present their favorite paintings. Our Kidsguides take other children ages 5 through 12 on a tour of the current exhibition. They explain how the artists chose their subject matter and why they depicted it the way they did – and much more!
Tour
Duration: 30 min.

Cost: € 3 per child

On the first Sunday in every month, 3 p.m.

Tickets

Kids Guides, photo: Helge Mundt

Kids Guides, photo: Helge Mundt

On the first Sunday of every month, kids will present their favorite paintings. Our Kidsguides take other children ages 5 through 12 on a tour of the current exhibition. They explain how the artists chose their subject matter and why they depicted it the way they did – and much more!
Tour
Duration: 30 min.

Cost: € 3 per child

On the first Sunday in every month, 3 p.m.

Kids Guides, photo: Helge Mundt

Kids Guides, photo: Helge Mundt

Tickets

Barberini Kids › Art for New Parents
Encounter Art with the Smallest Visitors
Tours for parents with babies

On the first Wednesday of every month at 11 a.m., new parents and their babies (0–1 year) can team up with a guide to talk about art in a relaxed setting. Baby buggies are available.

Discussion
Duration: 50 min.

Cost: € 3 plus admission

On the first Wednesday of every month,11 a.m.

Tickets

© Museum Barberini Potsdam

© Museum Barberini Potsdam

Tours for parents with babies

On the first Wednesday of every month at 11 a.m., new parents and their babies (0–1 year) can team up with a guide to talk about art in a relaxed setting. Baby buggies are available.

Discussion
Duration: 50 min.

Cost: € 3 plus admission

On the first Wednesday of every month,11 a.m.

© Museum Barberini Potsdam

© Museum Barberini Potsdam

Tickets

Barberini Kids › Art Birthday
Art Birthday

Birthday activities for kids and teens (up to age 18) with a guided tour through the exhibition, followed by a hands-on artmaking workshop led by one of our art educators.

Guided Tour and Workshop
Duration: 120 minutes
€ 110

available Friday to Sunday, from 2 p.m.
Other times on request

Please contact the visitor service at 0331-236014-499 for booking.

© Museum Barberini Potsdam / Frank Nürnberger

© Museum Barberini Potsdam / Frank Nürnberger

Birthday activities for kids and teens (up to age 18) with a guided tour through the exhibition, followed by a hands-on artmaking workshop led by one of our art educators.

Guided Tour and Workshop
Duration: 120 minutes
€ 110

available Friday to Sunday, from 2 p.m.
Other times on request

Please contact the visitor service at 0331-236014-499 for booking.

© Museum Barberini Potsdam / Frank Nürnberger

© Museum Barberini Potsdam / Frank Nürnberger

For Adults

Regular guided tours through the current exhibitions: daily except Tuesdays at 11 a.m., 12 p.m. and 3 p.m., Thursdays additionally at 5 p.m. (booking at the ticket desk in the museum).

The Museum Barberini also offers special tours and workshops where you can deepen your knowledge of the art works and their history.

Creative Tour
Discover Art with a Pen

You’ll see more if you have a pencil in your hand. During a tour of the museum, experienced art educators will explain the works on display and provide instruction to guests while they create their own sketches and drawings. Materials are provided. The tour is for everyone; no prior experience is necessary.

Sunday, November 23, 2019, Januar 18, 2020, 4:00 p.m.

€ 8 plus admission

Tickets

© Museum Barberini

© Museum Barberini

You’ll see more if you have a pencil in your hand. During a tour of the museum, experienced art educators will explain the works on display and provide instruction to guests while they create their own sketches and drawings. Materials are provided. The tour is for everyone; no prior experience is necessary.

Sunday, November 23, 2019, Januar 18, 2020, 4:00 p.m.

€ 8 plus admission

© Museum Barberini

© Museum Barberini

Tickets

Art along the river
every first Saturday of the month, 2 p.m.

Entdecken Sie die Kunst in Potsdam bei einem Stadtspaziergang entlang der Havel. „Kunst am Fluss“ ist eine Initiative der Potsdamer Kunsthäuser Museum Barberini, Kunstraum Potsdam und Villa Schöningen. Sie alle sowie das museum FLUXUS+ und das Potsdam Museum liegen entlang der Havel – verbunden durch das Wasser und den Skulpturenpfad „Walk of Modern Art“. Im Rahmen des geführten Rundgangs „Kunst am Fluss“ präsentieren sich die fünf Museen ganz persönlich. In den Häusern wird das Kunsterlebnis anhand von Exponaten konkret greifbar. Vom Museum Barberini und dem Potsdam Museum am Alten Markt geht es zu Fuß entlang des „Walk of Modern Art“, der zu Gesprächen über künstlerische Positionen einlädt, zum Kulturstandort Schiffbauergasse. Nach einem Blick in den Kunstraum Potsdam und das museum FLUXUS+ fahren Sie mit der Tram zur Villa Schöningen an der Glienicker Brücke, wo der Rundgang endet.

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© Museum Barberini, Foto Helge Mundt

© Museum Barberini, Foto Helge Mundt

every first Saturday of the month, 2 p.m.

Entdecken Sie die Kunst in Potsdam bei einem Stadtspaziergang entlang der Havel. „Kunst am Fluss“ ist eine Initiative der Potsdamer Kunsthäuser Museum Barberini, Kunstraum Potsdam und Villa Schöningen. Sie alle sowie das museum FLUXUS+ und das Potsdam Museum liegen entlang der Havel – verbunden durch das Wasser und den Skulpturenpfad „Walk of Modern Art“. Im Rahmen des geführten Rundgangs „Kunst am Fluss“ präsentieren sich die fünf Museen ganz persönlich. In den Häusern wird das Kunsterlebnis anhand von Exponaten konkret greifbar. Vom Museum Barberini und dem Potsdam Museum am Alten Markt geht es zu Fuß entlang des „Walk of Modern Art“, der zu Gesprächen über künstlerische Positionen einlädt, zum Kulturstandort Schiffbauergasse. Nach einem Blick in den Kunstraum Potsdam und das museum FLUXUS+ fahren Sie mit der Tram zur Villa Schöningen an der Glienicker Brücke, wo der Rundgang endet.

© Museum Barberini, Foto Helge Mundt

© Museum Barberini, Foto Helge Mundt

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Tours and workshops for kindergarten groups and school classes

The Museum Barberini offers guided tours and workshops for schools and kindergartens for up to 25 people.

Tours on specific topics (50 minutes): € 30 per group
Workshops incl. guided tour (120 minutes): € 60 per group


Contact

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m.–7 p.m.
Saturday/Sunday: 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

T +49 331 236014-499
besucherservice@museum-barberini.com

Please reserve tours and/or workshops at least two weeks in advance.

More information

© Museum Barberini/Henry Balaszeskul

© Museum Barberini/Henry Balaszeskul

The Museum Barberini offers guided tours and workshops for schools and kindergartens for up to 25 people.

Tours on specific topics (50 minutes): € 30 per group
Workshops incl. guided tour (120 minutes): € 60 per group


Contact

Monday to Friday: 9 a.m.–7 p.m.
Saturday/Sunday: 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

T +49 331 236014-499
besucherservice@museum-barberini.com

Please reserve tours and/or workshops at least two weeks in advance.

© Museum Barberini/Henry Balaszeskul

© Museum Barberini/Henry Balaszeskul

More information

tours and workshops for groups
general information

The Museum Barberini offers guided tours and workshops in German, Englisch, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, and Polish.

Tours on specific topics (max. 20 people / ca. 50 min.):
€ 90 per group plus admission p. p.
A €5 surcharge per group will be added to non-german tours.

Workshops incl. guided tour for adults (max. 15 people / ca.120 min.):
€ 220 per group plus admission p. p.

Your contact

Monday to Friday: 9 am – 7 pm
Saturday/Sunday: 9 am – 3 pm

T +49 331 236014-499
besucherservice@museum-barberini.com

Please reserve tours and/or workshops at least two weeks in advance.

© Museum Barberini

© Museum Barberini

general information

The Museum Barberini offers guided tours and workshops in German, Englisch, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, and Polish.

Tours on specific topics (max. 20 people / ca. 50 min.):
€ 90 per group plus admission p. p.
A €5 surcharge per group will be added to non-german tours.

Workshops incl. guided tour for adults (max. 15 people / ca.120 min.):
€ 220 per group plus admission p. p.

Your contact

Monday to Friday: 9 am – 7 pm
Saturday/Sunday: 9 am – 3 pm

T +49 331 236014-499
besucherservice@museum-barberini.com

Please reserve tours and/or workshops at least two weeks in advance.

© Museum Barberini

© Museum Barberini