The principal Kulturforum museum boasts one of the world's finest and most comprehensive collections of European art from the 13th to...
Standing a bit lost and forlorn within the Kulturforum, the Stüler-designed Matthäuskirche (1846) is a beautiful neo-Romanesque...
South of Tiergarten park, the Diplomatic Quarter is home to several striking embassy buildings. Standouts include the temple-like...
Matthäikirchplatz · interesting places nearby
One of the world’s largest and finest collections of art on paper, this gallery shelters a bonanza of hand-illustrated books, illuminated manuscripts, drawings and prints produced mostly in Europe from the 14th century onward – Dürer to Rembrandt to Schinkel, Picasso to Giacometti to Warhol.
Among its most prized possessions are Botticelli’s illustrations for Dante’s Divine Comedy . Alas, these fragile works don’t do well under light, which is why only a tiny fraction of the collection is shown on a rotating basis.