The James-Simon-Galerie Attracts More Than 40,000 Visitors on Its Opening Weekend

Blog entry from 07/15/2019

Source: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

Activity Day for the Opening of the James-Simon Galerie on 13 July 2019
Activity Day for the Opening of the James-Simon Galerie on 13 July 2019
Copyright: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / David von Becker

On Saturday 13 July 2019, the James-Simon-Galerie opened its doors to the public with a diverse programme of events and activities. The rush to the Museumsinsel was enormous, with thousands of visitors continuing to flood into the new central entry building on the following Sunday. In total, more than 40,000 visitors took up the invitation to visit the new building on this fine summer weekend – surpassing all expectations.

The opening festivities offered a comprehensive programme of activities...

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