Our cultural program is packed with fascinating and stimulating activities covering Berlin and beyond. Participants of the TU Berlin Summer and Winter University will have the opportunity to visit some of Berlin's most famous sites and museums and to experience the local culture first-hand through the historical, social and sporting activites offered throughout the program. Cultural activities are included in the participation fee.
Activities in the cultural program include:
- Sightseeing tours of Berlin
- Visit to the Reichstag (the German parliament)
- Urban culture activities to discover hidden spots in Berlin
- Sports and team building activities
In addition, we offer one-day guided visits to the beautiful East German cities of Leipzig (Term 1) and Dresden (Term 3), as optional extra excursions. The price for each trip is 70€, which covers transportation and tourist attractions.
Berlin is a cultural hub with immense historical significance. Young artists from around the world use the multicultural, open-minded climate as a source of inspiration. Berlin has so much to offer, from opera performances to art exhibitions, theatre productions to concerts and festivals: 180 museums and collections, 440 galleries, three opera houses, eight major symphony orchestras, 98 cinemas, 150 theatres and stages, and many other cultural institutions. The UNESCO World Heritage Site, Museum Island, is the largest museum campus in the world and one of a kind.