Arts and Culture

Where to go in autumn

Two more months and it's Christmas again! Until then, Berlin offers a wide range of events. The first Christmas markets traditionally open their doors at the end of November. Event highlights such as the Fairy Tale Days or the Christmas Garden in the Botanical Garden are harbingers of the Berlin Christmas season. A selection of the numerous events can be found here.

Berlin art supermarket
28.10.2022 - 21.01.2023
Drawings, watercolors, photographs: visitors can purchase over 5,000 works of art for a normal budget in Quartier 205 on Friedrichstrasse.

Christmas market and Winter World at Potsdamer Platz
28.10.2022 - 01.01.2023
During the Christmas season, winter sports and the Christmas market meet at Potsdamer Platz. The Winter World invites you to go tobogganing and ice skating, while visitors can take it easy at the Christmas market.

Jazz Festival Berlin
03. - 06.11.2022
Between progressiveness and a sense of tradition: integrated into the Berlin Festival, the Jazzfest Berlin is the crowning glory of every jazz year.

Berlin Science Week
01. - 10.11.2022
With more than 200 events, the Berlin Science Week wants to put Berlin in the public eye as a location for science.

Christmas Garden Berlin
16.11.2022 - 15.01.2023
With “Christmas Garden”, the botanical garden in Berlin is transformed into a luminous fairytale landscape with all kinds of light effects, dreamy forests and 3D luminous figures.

Christmas at the zoo
18.11.2022 - 15.01.2023
The largest animal park in Europe is bathed in Christmas light with "Christmas in the animal park". The historic Friedrichsfelde Palace is at the center of the brightly lit Christmas tour.

Wolfgang Mattheuer and Stan Douglas
23.09.2022 – 15.01.2023
The MINSK KUNSTHAUS in Potsdam offers GDR art a new space. Newly opened, is it a unique place that combines art and history while preserving the original architecture and historical name. The exhibitions show art from the German Democratic Republic, which is part of the Hasso Plattner collection, as well as contemporary art. The exhibitions by Wolfgang Mattheuer "The neighbor who wants to fly" and by Stan Douglas "Potsdam Allotment Gardens" can be seen until January 15, 2023.