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at Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin

The Martin-Gropius-Bau in Berlin

The Deutsches Historisches Museum is presenting the “Luther Effect” at Berlin’s international exhibition venue, the Martin-Gropius-Bau. An impressive display of around 500 original exhibits in an exhibition space measuring some 3,000 square meters (32,000 square feet) in size, the exhibition includes exceptional artworks and compelling, meaningful everyday objects from the era.

The Luther Effect. Protestantism – 500 Years in the World

The National Special Exhibition 

A Deutsches Historisches Museum exhibition at Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin

April 12 to November 5, 2017

Opening hours
Wednesday to Monday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Closed on Tuesdays

Open on April 14, 16 and 17, May 25, June 4 and 5, October 3 and 31, 2017

The ticket office closes at 6:30 p.m.

Exhibition location
Niederkirchnerstraße 7
10963 Berlin




  • Admission: € 12 
  • Reduced: € 8 
  • Children and youth aged 16 and under: free 
  • Groups (10 people or more): € 10 p.P. 
  • Combined ticket (to all National Special Exhibitions): € 24 
  • Combined ticket for groups: € 21 p.P.

Tip: Admission to the exhibition "The Luther Effect” is free of charge during the German Protestant Convention (Evangelischer Kirchentag) from May 24 – 28, 2017.

Navigation zur Ausstellung


  • Berlin subway:
    line U2 (stop: Potsdamer Platz)
  • Berlin metro (S-Bahn):
    lines S1, S2, S25 (stops: Potsdamer Platz or Anhalter Bahnhof)
  • Buses:
    200 (stop: Potsdamer Platz), M29 (stop: S Anhalter Bahnhof), M41 (stop: Abgeordnetenhaus)

Barrier-free access and accessible content for all visitors

  • Information is available in German, English, in Braille, German Sign Language, and simplified language 
  • The exhibition is designed to be as accessible as possible, with interactive elements for self-guided learning and discovery 
  • Special inclusive offerings tailored to the interests of various target groups

Guided tours
Group tours in German, English, and other foreign languages: € 75 plus the price of admission

Multimedia guide
for children and adults in German and English

Information and visitor services

Monday - Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
tel +49 30 20304 -750 / -751
fax +49 30 20304 759

Deutsches Historisches Museum
Unter den Linden 2
10117 Berlin