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The best 6 ideas for school trips in Berlin

Monika Ebner, Head of Operations & Client Service im Portrait
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Organising a school trip to Berlin can be a challenge as the variety of options can be overwhelming. We have put together the best ideas for an unforgettable school trip in this fascinating city, this selection offers something for everyone. Below we present 6 excursion destinations for school trips in Berlin.

Note: The selection was made according to our experts' own criteria and experience and does NOT contain paid advertising!

  • 1. Brandenburg Gate

    Discover the Brandenburg Gate, an iconic landmark of Berlin and a symbol of German unity. This monumental gate is not just architecturally impressive, but also a site of rich historical significance. Ideal for students interested in history, it offers numerous learning opportunities about German history. Close by are the Reichstag building and the Tiergarten, making it a perfect spot for a full-day excursion. The impressive backdrop is perfect for class photos.

    Opening timesAccessible 24 hours
    AddressPariser Platz, 10117 Berlin
    Arrival byUnderground line U55, Brandenburg Gate station
    Suggested accommodations
    Citylight Hotel ($25.00 - $50.00 / night)
    A&O Berlin Hauptbahnhof ($25.00 - $50.00 / night)
    A&O Berlin Kolumbus ($10.00 - $25.00 / night)

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  • 2. Technology Museum

    The German Technology Museum is a paradise for curious minds and aspiring engineers. With interactive exhibits on everything from railways to space travel, science comes to life. It offers a unique blend of history and technology, encouraging students to think about the future of technology. Especially for classes focusing on science and technology, it's a must-visit. Conveniently located, it eases the logistics of your class trip.

    Opening timesTuesday to Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
    AddressTrebbiner Str. 9, 10963 Berlin
    Arrival byUnderground line U1, Möckernbrücke station
    Suggested accommodations
    Gat Point Charlie ($25.00 - $50.00 / night)
    A&O Berlin Friedrichshain ($10.00 - $25.00 / night)
    A&O Berlin Mitte ($25.00 - $50.00 / night)

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  • 3. Berlin Zoological Garden

    The Berlin Zoological Garden is one of the oldest and most diverse zoos in the world. Here, you can experience a fascinating variety of animals from all over the globe. Your school trip will be an exciting journey into the animal kingdom, where you can discover exotic species and observe intriguing animal behavior. The zoo offers an entertaining and educational experience for students of all ages.

    Opening timesDaily from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
    AddressHardenbergplatz 8, 10787 Berlin
    Arrival byU-Bahn U2, U9, Bus 100, 109, S-Bahn S3, S5, S7, S9
    Suggested accommodations
    Hotel Prens Berlin ($25.00 - $50.00 / night)
    sly Berlin ($75.00 - $100.00 / night)
    AMC Hotel Schöneberg ($50.00 - $75.00 / night)

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  • 5. Museum of Natural History

    The Museum of Natural History is a fascinating destination for students who are interested in the wonders of nature. Here, you can admire impressive dinosaur skeletons, gemstones, minerals, and an extensive collection of animals from around the world. The interactive exhibitions and the variety of exhibits make the visit an educational and entertaining experience. Discover the secrets of evolution and learn more about the amazing diversity of our planet!

    CategoryNatural History
    Opening timesTuesday to Friday from 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM, weekend from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
    AddressInvalidenstraße 43, 10115 Berlin
    Arrival byU-Bahn U6, Bus 245, 120, Tram M5, M8, S-Bahn S1, S2, S25
    Suggested accommodations
    Leonardo Hotel Berlin Mitte ($100.00 - $150.00 / night)
    Victor's Residenz-Hotel Berlin ($150.00 - $250.00 / night)

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  • 6. German Historical Museum

    The German Historical Museum is a treasure trove of German history and culture. Here, you can embark on an exciting journey through the centuries and experience the most significant moments and developments in German history. The collections range from ancient artifacts to modern exhibits. This educational and inspiring experience will captivate students and provide a deeper understanding of German history.

    CategoryHistory and Culture
    Opening timesTuesday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
    AddressUnter den Linden 2, 10117 Berlin
    Arrival byU-Bahn U6, Bus 100, 200, Tram M1, M4, S-Bahn S1, S2, S25
    Suggested accommodations
    Leonardo Hotel Berlin ($50.00 - $75.00 / night)
    IntercityHotel Berlin Ostbahnhof ($50.00 - $75.00 / night)
    IntercityHotel Berlin Hauptbahnhof ($25.00 - $50.00 / night)

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