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The Websites of the donation Stiftung Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin at a glance:


The donation contains six locations:

Welcome to the website of the German Museum of Technology Berlin

What to see: Permanent exhibitions

The museum presents a broad spectrum of old and new technology. Come and discover the cultural history of technology by yourself!

Events: Education

Education for all is our motto – wherever you come from and however much (or little) you already know about science and technology.
And of course we offer a special welcome to the many families, groups and school classes who visit our museum.

Exhibit of the Month: Fermentation Tank Stopper (Boehringer Ingelheim)

Photo: The rubber stopper has a stem with a horizontal handle on the end. The lower rubber is brownish while the upper part is greyish. The stem has the same colour hue up to shortly before the handle. The rest of the stem and handle are darkly stained. © SDTB / Photo: C. Kirchner

Since 1923, citric acid, familiar additive in soft drinks, ice cream or cleaning agents, is not extracted from the real fruits ...

Glass cabinet
in the entrance hall

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Photo exhibition: "Wüüüste!" - Erich "Wüste" Hoffmann and Cycling in Berlin

Black and white photo: Victory lap: "Wüste" Hoffmann, winner of the Blaues Band (Blue Ribbon), Werner Seelenbinder-Kampfbahn in Berlin-Neukölln, 1946. © SDTB / Historical archive, photo print, Sportbild-Verlag Max Schirner, Berlin

"Wüüüste!" he was cheered by the audience ... In the 1930s and 1940s this now nearly forgotten Berlin cyclist claimed 500 victories in over 2,000 races.

25 July to 16 October 2017

Museum Park: Between nature and technology

Photo of the wooden wind mill in the museum park

The large museum park – containing two windmills, a water mill, a smithy and a brewery – is home to a great variety of trees and plant life. Visitors can enjoy exciting exhibitions and relax outside amongst the greenery.