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Museum of Musical Instruments (Musikinstrumenten Museum)

Tiergartenstrasse 1, 25-48-10 Berlin, Germany
+49 2548 1178
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Collection of a variety of musical instruments from the 16th to the 20th century.
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Tiergartenstrasse 1, 25-48-10 Berlin, Germany
+49 2548 1178
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good collection of early instruments in particular but not much information about them! Ask for the audio guide (available in English) which has lovely recordings of many of the instruments.

Thank dog_walking_mum
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful visit to this museum, fantastic collection of instruments, well worth the entrance fee. Downside, rude man working on the front desk, he didn't want to engage in conversation about premises, was best described as abrupt, totally disinterested in customers, we weren't offered/informed...More

Thank brianfourex
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We went to this museum specifically to see the Good Vibrations exhibition. The history of synthesizers and drum machines was clearly developed with a variety of hands on exhibits. All of the exhibits in this section had both English and German explanations. The exhibit could...More

Thank Joann T
Reviewed 9 August 2017

As a professional musician, I'm always looking for fun new music places to visit. This museum features instruments from many centuries, beautiful placed and cared for. It was fascinating, and I spent most of the time secretly wishing I could play them all! Excellent exhibit...More

1  Thank Rebecca F
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is my second trip to Berlin and to this museum. It is amazing to see the instruments that date back hundreds of years (especially being a musician). This time I brought my daughter and her friend, and they enjoyed the new electronic instrument section....More

Thank truegrits1
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

You cannot enjoy the museum if 1. You dont speak german 2. You are not into intruments massively 3. You get bored easily The thing about this museum is its better described as a piano shop with no price tag. You are not allow to...More

4  Thank Conrad K
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Great place for any musician / amateur / hobbyist to visit! Learned a lot and enjoyed the museum. There are so many instruments and you get a good audio guide.

Thank Ernst_Harlekyn
Reviewed 9 March 2017

all the old, beautiful pianos are my favorite. other instruments are also interesting. good place to grab some drink, small snack too.

Thank HuyenNP
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We usually take in a museum of musica instruments during our little excursions and this trip was no different. Very centraly located and good value to enter. We spent about an hour here wandering through the instruments which comprised mainly of pianos. I understand that...More

Thank Kavo85
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We found this museum by chance, and were not disappointed. it is beautifully laid out, with a range of musical instruments from the 16th century onwards. There is a rare glass harmonica (the world's most dangerous instrument?!), and a splendid Wurlitzer, which we were lucky...More

Thank dnhbham
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19 April 2016|
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Response from WilliamPS428 | Reviewed this property |
I had the audio guide, which gives a commentary on a number (I would estimate about 10-20%) of the instruments, and allows you to hear a piece of music performed on them. If you listen to all and see all the instruments on... More