We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Hamburger Bahnhof

Neighborhood:
Moabit
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Get directions
Address: Invalidenstrasse 50-51 | Tiergarten, Berlin, Germany
Website
Today
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Tue - Wed 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Book In Advance
More Info
$90*
and up
Berlin Half-Day Walking Tour: Hamburger Bahnhof Tour With an Art Historian
More Info
$390*
and up
Private Half-Day Berlin Hamburger Bahnhof Tour with Art Historian
More Info
$103*
and up
Berlin Pass

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 333 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 54
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 19
    Terrible
Make sure you know which galleries are available...

It was a real disappointment to see this gallery and learn that that two wings I really wanted to see were closed due to changing exhibitions. I was still charged full admission... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2016
Pen_Princess
,
Portland, Maine
Add Photo Write a Review

333 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 153: English reviews
Level Contributor
14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Modern art or spare building site materials? Not thought provoking, not groundbreaking and if you get the museum pass card don't be fooled it won't get you into half of this place. Disappointing...visit the national gallery instead

Helpful?
Thank Lee B
Level Contributor
17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After Musee d'dorsay I was looked forward to a another museum at a former train station. The terminus itself is nice enough but this is the first time I have ever gone to a museum and felt like saying give me my money (14 euro) back. It was the American Carl Andre exhibit and a Turkish woman sorry don't recall... More 

Helpful?
Thank Zaleya
Budapest, Hungary
Level Contributor
1,772 reviews
1,438 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not a railway station - rail activity stopped in 1905, but a very good museum of modern art. This time there were four exhibitions - the one with the history of nazis and the "degenerate art" was the most informative. We learned again a lot.

Helpful?
Thank 545medva
Portland, Maine
Level Contributor
203 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

It was a real disappointment to see this gallery and learn that that two wings I really wanted to see were closed due to changing exhibitions. I was still charged full admission (14 Euro) but half the displays were blocked off. There's supposed to be a good number of Expressionists here, but I wasn't able to see them. That said,... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Pen_Princess
Cairo, Egypt
Level Contributor
42 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

I recommend for everyone with any interest in culture visiting Berlin to do what we always do: go to the contemporary art museum at the Hamburger Bahnhof. Always a fine experience, and a good variety of temporary exhibitions in a very well-adapted historic building. Inevitably, some exhibitions are better than others, but if you chance on something as fascinating as... More 

Helpful?
Thank AbuJan
Hereford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
95 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I have been to Berlin many times and I finally managed to visit last year. I arrived before it opened and sat in the front courtyard area. There is a circular garden and it looked very scruffy. I put this down to budget cuts but soon realised this was art. This should have alerted me as to what to expect... More 

Helpful?
Thank SCC2104
Mexico City, Mexico
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

We happened to catch a special exhibition called Manifesto featuring 13 13' videos starring Cate Blanchett in different roles - all riveting and thought provoking

Helpful?
Thank 127mht
Canterbury, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
209 reviews
159 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Well ,I must admit that the art work inside did not take my fancy, but I saw an exhibition about the Nazi's forbidden art. The art they sold off as it was undertaken by persons not in favour with there ideals. The building was worth a look but at €12 was rather expensive I thought.

Helpful?
Thank GrahamGrape
Berlin, Germany
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

The gentleman at the ticket office didn't feel like greeting us nor like talking and listening. He sold us the wrong tickets. I kindly explained that I have asked for tickets to see all the art, and that he sold us tickets to see the 'Sonderaustellung'. Growing up in Berlin I am pretty much used to the Berlin moody attitude.... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Anna Maria B
Riga
Level Contributor
88 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

The museum is great. Julian Rosefeldt's "Manifesto is a must see. It really impresses. You will need a lot of hours to complete all exhibitions.

Helpful?
Thank IlzeB

Been to Hamburger Bahnhof? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Hamburger Bahnhof and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Hamburger Bahnhof staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?

Staying in Moabit

Neighborhood Profile
Moabit
You may not realize Moabit is one of the city’s most central neighborhoods when you arrive at Hauptbahnhof (central station). Surrounded by waterways, Moabit is a quiet island protected from the hustle and bustle of Berlin. The crowds that do gather prefer spending their evenings in cozy restaurants over the party venues offered by other districts. With its beautiful parks, old housing and romantic industrial areas, life has traditionally been relaxed and a bit slower here. But the tone may soon be changing. Reasonable housing costs and proximity to city center are attracting more young Berliners and international visitors. This interest is encouraging new bars, cafés and nightclubs, making Moabit a candidate for most up-and-coming neighborhood in the city.
Explore this neighborhood