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Current Information

The museum and Spectrum will be closed all day on Wednesday, March 6. The reason for this is a staff meeting of T&M GmbH (visitor service). The Ladestrasse area with the special exhibition "Thin Ice" will remain open. We regret the inconvenience.

Deutsches Technikmuseum & Science Center Spectrum

Auf einem gepflasterten Platz sieht man eine aus Metallbuchstaben erstellte Wortskulptur, die sich „Technik Museum“ liest. Im Hintergrund ein Backsteingebäude.
Wortskulptur auf dem Vorplatz des Deutschen Technikmuseums in Berlin-Kreuzberg.
SDTB / H. Hattendorf

Dear visitors to the museum,

we are glad to welcome you at the Deutsches Technikmuseum and Science Center Spectrum! Admission is preferably by online ticket. There is an additional ticket contingent at the cashier desk at Trebbiner Straße. We recommend booking your tickets online to avoid waiting times.

Please note: The visit of the Spectrum can unfortunately not be guaranteed in case of high attendance. We ask for your understanding!

We are looking forward to your visit!

Following exhibitions are open:

Rail Transport (partly closed), Shipping, Aviation, Road Transport, “The Network”, Sugars, Machine Tools, Textile TechnologyTelecommunications, Photo Technology, Jewlery Manufacture, Historical Suitcase Production, Papermaking, Printing, Chemicals and Pharmacy, Computers, the Museum Park and the Science Center Spectrum.

Please note:

The railroad exhibition is being redesigned and is currently only accessible to a limited extent! In addition, we are carrying out an energetic renovation of the windows. As of now, Locomotive Shed I will be closed for several months. During this time, the route to Locomotive Shed II will be via the outdoor area.

During the winter months (November until April) the Museum Park closes at 4pm.

As of now, the exhibition on Film Technology is closed.


  • Some hands-on stations and display elements that have to come close to the face (for example headphones, VR headsets) are gradually being put back into operation.
  • There is no cloakroom. There are, however, lockers available for your use.

Use of the reading room

The joint reading room of the Library and the Historical Archives is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 6.30 p.m and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration requested at archiv-bibliothek@technikmuseum.berlin.