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Dorotheenstädtischer Friedhof I

Visiting the burial chapel

It is only possible to visit the burial chapel at Dorotheenstädtischer cemetery with light installation by James Turrell within a guided tour. Tours take place every Monday and Saturday half an hour before sunset. Please check the Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen Fenstermonthly opening hours on our website or Öffnet externen Link in neuem Fensterfacebook page.

We recommend the reservation of tickets (10 €, students 5 €) online Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen Fensterevfbs.de/tickets – please pick them up at the chapel by 15 min before the event at the latest (cash only). Cancellation: Öffnet ein Fenster zum Versenden der E-Mailticketsevfbs.REMOVE-THIS.de

If online tickets run out, remaining tickets may be available at the chapel before the event.

The art introduction lasts for approximately 20 minutes and is held in German. Information sheets in English, French, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese are available. If you want to visit the chapel on another date and get a private art tour in English, German, Italian, French or Chinese please send an E-Mail to ticketsevfbs.REMOVE-THIS.de. Make sure to contact us two weeks in advance and inform us about your preferred dates, group size and the language.

From September until May the chapel will be open for prayer on Saturdays after the art tour. (Due to the late sunsets there is no open chapel from June until the end of August.) Please check the website for "Open Chapel" hours ("Offene Kapelle zur Andacht"). No reservation required. Free entry. We kindly ask for donations.

The chapel is located at:

Dorotheenstädtischer Friedhof I
Chausseestr. 126
10115 Berlin (Mitte)
Subway station: Oranienburger Tor or Naturkundemuseum (U6)
Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen Fenstersee map and further information

Opening hours, tours

Besides the weekly tours on Saturdays and Mondays (in German!) we offer tours in English. Light Art Presentations in English (1 h including 20 min introduction in English) take place the following Fridays and Sundays:

September 1st, 7:30 pm
September 8th, 7:15 pm
September 15th, 7 pm
September 22nd, 6:45 pm
September 29th, 6:15 pm

October 1st, 6:15 pm
October 6th, 6 pm
October 8th, 6 pm
October 13th, 5:45 pm
October 15th, 5:45 pm
October 20th, 5:30 pm
October 27th, 5:15 pm
October 29th, 4:15 pm

November 3rd, 4 pm
November 5th, 4 pm
November 10th, 4 pm
November 12th, 3:45 pm
November 17th, 3:45 pm
November 19th, 3:45 pm
November 24th, 3:30 pm
November 26th, 3:30 pm

December 1st, 3:30 pm
December 3rd, 3:30 pm
December 8th, 3:30 pm
December 10th, 3:30 pm
December 15th, 3:30 pm
December 17th, 3:30 pm
December 29th, 3:30 pm

Öffnet internen Link im aktuellen FensterFurther information
(in German)

Ticket Reservation online

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