Art & Design school trips to Berlin
Berlin is a city that is defining artistic innovation. It has an incredibly strong community of home-grown talent, but also attracts creative spirits from around the World. Not simply a studio for the new, Berlin also has a wealth of artistic treasures, making it an ideal place for Art Design and Photography students to visit on an educational tour.
The excursions Equity offers include a street art tour to see the latest additions to the city’s vibrant scene, and then a workshop at the studio of a local artist. There are also visits to several of Berlin’s many galleries and art museums housing collections of the greatest Renaissance works, pieces from the Dutch Masters and exhibitions of various 20th century movements.
Students can see modern and contemporary art at the Deutsche Guggenheim, Munch, Picasso and Kandinsky at the Neve Nationalgalerie or visit the Alte Nationalgalarie for 19th century sculptures and paintings.
The Berlin Wall East Side Gallery encapsulates the city’s artistic, political and historical essence: just over a kilometer of Wall remains, its eastern face covered by works from numerous artists.
- Depart UK and travel to Berlin
- Deutsche Guggenheim
- Breakfast in accommodation
- New National Gallery
- East Side Gallery
- Breakfast in accommodation
- Old National Gallery
- Bauhaus Museum
- Check out of accommodation
- Depart Berlin for return to UK
N.B The basic 'from' prices do not include excursions, for a full package price...
- 5 sites to choose from throughout the city
- Comfortable and well equipped
The Meininger Hotels chain is exceptional and perfect for student groups. They are conveniently well located with easy access to public transport.
Location: Choose between the Central Station, Mitte, Prenzlauer, Tempelhofer Ufer and Hallesches Ufer sites spread across central Berlin.
Facilities:24 hour reception, free internet, common room, luggage room, roof terrace.
Accommodation: Single and double rooms available to staff, 2 – 6 person rooms available to students. All rooms come with en-suite and TV.
Meals: Breakfast buffet available. Guest kitchen.
- 2 well priced, well placed sites in Berlin. Choose between Prenzlauer Berg or Mitte
- Perfect for large groups on a budget
Germany’s largest hostel offers friendly and relaxed atmosphere in a modern design. Located only ten minutes by tram from Alexanderplatz, and only a few steps away from the vibrant districts of Friedrichshain and Prenzlauer Berg.
Location: Prenzlauer Berg is by far the larger of the two sites in Berlin, a moments walk from public transport stops, sites and local parks. The Mitte is even closer to the heart of the city being 200m from Museum Island, numerous other sites and also public transport stops.
Facilities:Free Wi-Fi, Lounge, vending machines, teacher’s lounge, luggage room, travel shop.
Accommodation: Twins available to staff. 3-14 bed rooms for students. Each floor has same-sex bathroom facilities.
Meals: Buffet breakfasts, and dinners available.
- 3 well presented and popular sites to chose from
- Well equipped and very welcoming of groups
The A&O offer 3 different locations of hostels in Berlin, Friedrichshain, Mitte & Hauptbahnhof. With Berlin being such a vast city choose the location that suits you best!
Location: Choose the location that best suits you and your group; Friedrichshain is on the edge of the city centre, Mitte close to the centre and in a vibrant district, Hauptbahnhof right in the middle with the Brandenburg Gate a stone throw away. All within very easy reach of public transport.
Facilities:24 hour reception, internet access, games room/lounge, luggage room.
Accommodation: Single and double rooms available for staff. 4-8 person rooms available for students. All rooms are en-suite.
Meals: Breakfast buffet available.
Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information!
Subject Specific Excursions
Gain insight into the design process at the Bauhaus archive by studying the drawings and models and compare them to the finished artefact, across the entire spectrum of design, including architecture furniture, metalwork and ceramics.
See the best in modern art at the Deutsche Guggenheim with ground-breaking contemporary artists and large installations.
East Side Gallery
Partake in history at the East side gallery, which uses the longest remaining stretch of the Berlin Wall, as possibly the largest and longest-lasting open-air gallery of modern and avant-garde art in the world.
New National Gallery (Neue Nationalgalerie)
Neve Nationalgalerie, in the kulturforum is a revolutionary building of light and space dedicated to modern art and sculpture. Marvel here at Picasso and Kandinsky or take time out to reflect in the sculpture garden.
Old National Gallery (Alte Nationalgalarie)
Situated on Museum Island and housed in a stately building resembling a Roman temple, this museum contains an impressive collection of Neo-classical, German Romantic and Impressionist art.
Museum of Film and Communication
he whole world of cinema under one roof, from the first moving images to digital film. The Deutsche Kinemathek presents its important collections on film history in the Filmhaus at Potsdamer Platz. In addition the Deutsche Kinemathek is responsible for the Retrospective section of the Berlina.
Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch anyway as we may still arrange it for you!
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