Berlin is an amazing combination of ultra-modern art, architecture and creative thinking, combined with a turbulent historical past that makes it a fascinating destination to take your student group to on your next study visit. A fantastic destination with a superb range of educational visits for Art and Design groups, we believe Berlin to be a must-visit for your next student trip. There is easy access with regional flights from the UK, good quality accommodation and iconic sights around this fascinating city. Get in touch with our Berlin experts today to get the best possible prices and advice for you next school trip.
Nearly 200 museums and art galleries
East Side Gallery - 1.3km of history & art
Famous Reichstag Building
Berliner Dom cathedral
Subject Specific Visits
An outstanding collection of contemporary art from 1960s to the present day is housed in this former train station. Discover the development of art form Pop Art, Expressionism and Minimalism with works by World famous artists.
The Pergamon Museum is a collection of wonders and treasures from the ancient East. The museum is named after the Pergamon Alter of Zeus, a monument of Hellenistic art built in the ancient Greek city around 150 BC.
One of the World’s finest collections of European art from the 13th to the 18th Century. Priceless masterpieces are displayed throughout the 72 galleries by artists including Rembrandt, Rubens, Botticelli, Titian and Durer.
Old National Gallery
Including works of art by famous 19th Century European names such as Friedrich, Cezanne, Renoir and Monet, explore masterpieces from Impressionism to Realism. The building itself resembles an ancient temple.
The Museum of Prints and Drawings
One of the World’s largest and best collections of art on paper. The museum houses a huge collection of prints, as well as drawings, watercolours, pastels and oils from artists ranging from Botticelli to Warhol.
An impressive collection of classical modernism, the museum contains a large number of works by Pablo Picasso - ‘Picasso and his Times’ Other important works here by Paul Klee, Cezanne and Matisse.
The museum is dedicated to a group of 20th Century artists called Die Brucke (The Bridge). Their works are characterised by abstract forms and striking contrasts and represent to beginning of German Expressionism.
This is Berlin’s museum for art nouveau, art deco and functionalism. The museum offers a range of educational tours and workshops that can be tailored to a specific subject.
Other Top Visits
The Brandenburg Gate is probably Berlin’s signature attraction. Built in 1791 it was one of many historic city gates it is now reinvented as a symbol of unity for the new Berlin.
Today the Reichstag houses the German Parliament and is one of the most recognisable landmarks in Berlin. A must-see during you visit. Guided audio tours are available, but the highlight is probably the fantastic mirrored dome.
Berlin Television Tower
Berlin’s iconic TV tower is the city’s most visible landmark. Standing 368 metres high it is literally a must-see during you visit. The viewing platform provides stunning panoramic views over the city and beyond.
Berlin River Cruise
A cruise along the Spree river gives a view of historic and modern Berlin from a different perspective. The tour passes Bellevue Palace and the Chancellor's Office, Museum Island, Berlin Cathedral, and East Side Gallery.
Museum Island is a complex of five museums on an island in the Spree River in the historic heart of Berlin. The Old Museum, New Museum, Bode Museum, Pergamon Museum and Old National Gallery.
Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp
During WWII more than 200,000 people were imprisoned here. Tens of thousands died or were killed. Various theme based guided tours are available of the memorial centre and museums.
Panoramapunkt viewing platform
A ride in the fastest lift in Europe takes you to the viewing gallery on the 25th floor of Kollhof Tower, 100 meters above Potsdamer Platz in just 20 seconds.
Morning departure from UK for flight to Berlin. Arrival and transfer to your accommodation and check in. Free time for possible orientation and walking tour of the city - take in the artwork on the Berlin Wall East Side Gallery.. Evening at leisure.
Morning visit to the Hamburger Bahnhof museum. A chance to grab some lunch before making your way to the famous Brandenburg Gate and then Reichstag Building for afternoon visit. Evening at leisure in the city.
Enjoy a morning visit to the New National Gallery. Lunch and then afternoon visit to the Bauhaus Archive. Evening at leisure in the city.
Morning visit to the Berlin's iconic TV Tower. Enjoy amazing panoramic views over the city. Some possible last minute shopping before making your way back to the airport for your flight back to the UK.
Where to Stay
Berlin has an excellent range of quality and centrally located accommodations, from clean and modern youth centres such as the Transit Loft and Meininger hotel and hostel chain, to more traditional hotels. We will select the best option for you and you group based on your preferred location and budget.