Neue Nationalgalerie

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9 / 10

7 expert reviews

“Designed in the 1960s by Mies van der Rohe, the New National Gallery houses German and international paintings from the 20th century.”

– Time Out

Fodor's Fodor's
"Bauhaus member Mies van der Rohe originally designed this glass-box structure for Bacardi Rum in Cuba, but Berlin became the site of its realization in 1968." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"In its modern glass-and-steel home designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969), the Neue Nationalgalerie is a sequel of sorts to the art at Dahlem." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Just behind Potsdamer Platz—and anchoring the jagged golden twins that are the Philharmonic and the city library—sits the starkly modern glass cube of the New National Gallery." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
2 Stars
"This building made of glass and steel (1968) by Mies Van der Rohe houses paintings and sculptures from the early 20C to the 1960s." Full review
New York Times New York Times
"The iconic modern art museum designed by the Bauhaus pioneer Ludwig Mies van der Rohe...dedicated to art of the 20th century, the museum is particularly strong on early German modernism"
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