Best of Berlin Tour by City Circle ‚Äď Stop 11: Lustgarten/Berliner Dom/Museumsinsel


Start or interrupt your hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour of Berlin at stop DomAquarée.

The Lustgarten (Pleasure Garden) is a public park centrally located on the Museum Island. It is a very popular place to Berliners and tourists. In its center there is a huge red granite bowl.

The Berliner Dom (Berlin Cathedral) is a Protestant church. It is located on the northern part of the Museum Island. The mighty dome is one of the largest Protestant churches in Germany and the largest church in Berlin.

With its five museums the Museumsinsel (Museum Island) today is a much visited destination and one of the most important museum complexes in the world. The collections exhibited on the Museum Island range from prehistory and antiquity all the way to 19th century art. The unique ensemble in the heart of Berlin became part of the UNESCO World Heritage in 1999. 

Points of interest and discoveries at the stop

Berlin Sightseeing: Discover the Museum Island on our City Circle Tour.

  • Humboldt-Box: Information center for the Berlin Palace
  • Berliner Schloss (Berlin Palace): the reconstruction is in full progress
  • Museumsinsel (Museum Island): Pergamonmuseum, Altes Museum (Old Museum), Neues Museum (New Museum), Alte Nationalgalerie (Old National Gallery), Bode-Museum, James-Simon-Galerie, Arch√§ologisches Zentrum (Archaeological Center), Museumsh√∂fe (Museum Courtyards)
  • Former Staatsratsgeb√§ude der DDR (GDR State Council)
  • Ausw√§rtiges Amt (Federal Foreign Office)
  • Zeughaus | Deutsches Historisches Museum (former Arsenal with German Historical Museum): oldest existing building on Unter den Linden Boulevard





Next stops on your Berlin City Tour

12 Unter den Linden/Friedrichstraße
10 DomAquarée