More than fifty international galleries and five major museums within a square kilometer at the heart of the capital: this is the Berlin Gallery District.

The area around Checkpoint Charlie in Berlin has become an important hub for contemporary art. Experienced curators, innovative gallerists and a critical mass of art enthusiasts have created a vibrant scene. More than fifty international galleries and five major museums within a square kilometer at the heart of the German capital: this is the Berlin Gallery District.

The Berlin Gallery District initiative will coordinate public relations for the district and its resident galleries and museums. A shared website will provide dates and information on exhibitions, openings and special events.

The Berlin Gallery District will celebrate its launch on Friday, September 10, 2010. All the galleries and the major museums will be marking this special occasion and opening the autumn season together with special exhibition openings and extended opening hours More: berlingallerydistrict.net