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A private collection of contemporary art which changes each year.

You must book ahead for a Saturday tour. This is a tour through a private collection which is... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Palo Alto, California
A must for art lovers

Berlin is known for its private art foundations, and Sammlung Hoffmann, in the personal residence... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
New York City, New York
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This art museum houses one of Berlin's best collections of modern works.
Sophienstr. 21, 10178 Berlin, Germany
+49 4930 28499121
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

You must book ahead for a Saturday tour. This is a tour through a private collection which is installed in galleries which adjoin the owners' home. I found our guide very helpful and friendly. I find contemporary art challenging, puzzling and sometimes I just don't...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

The Hoffmann Collection is only open to the public on Saturdays and one has to make a telphone reservation (+49 30 28 49 91 20) or contact them by e-mail (info@sammlung-hoffmann.de). There is a mandatory tour that costs €10 per person. However the collection is...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

My cousin and her fiancé recommended visiting Sammlung Hoffman while in Berlin - I managed to get last minute slots over the phone through a lovely receptionist. Once my friends and I got there and were shown to our tour guide, we were much less...More

Thank Clementineml
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Berlin is known for its private art foundations, and Sammlung Hoffmann, in the personal residence of the Hoffmann family, was exceptional. The artwork was incredible, and to see it in a home setting was doubly interesting. The tour guide was warm Andy knowledgeable, and the...More

Thank Mlevine1963
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We visited Sammlung Hoffman gallery during a recent trip to Berlin. The collection is fascinating in that it is spread over two floors of a private home. Apparently, what is on display is only a small sampling of the entire collection which is rotated at...More

Thank ClaireCalgary
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Spent a very interesting 1 1/2 hours touring this private collection in a private home. It is in an interesting area of Berlin near Hackescher Markt. The only way to see the collection is to make a reservation for a tour, which happen only on...More

Thank MsEnergy
Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

This private collection, open only on Saturdays is an absolute treasure. Set in the owners' residence atop a typical Berlin courtyard building between Sophiastr. and Gippstr. The space was wonderful, with many rooms located in the old factory building, where the barrel vaulted ceiling go...More

1  Thank Seanie O
Reviewed 12 November 2014

We were a small group treated by a friend for her birthday -- this is a gift that simply keeps on giving. Frau Hoffmann (and until the early 2000s with her husband) has renovated two floors of a grand loft building in Mitte. The amazing...More

2  Thank BerlinAmi
Reviewed 19 August 2014 via mobile

Just spent one morning in the actual exhibition, and was very excited, and my curiosity grew over time. My daughter Sophie (16) told me later that she could still see every single piece we had seen in front of her inner eye - I think...More

1  Thank joergw327
Reviewed 22 October 2012

I loved the intimate tour in the Hoffman's beautiful home with their extensive collection of modern art. Actually it was more of a discussion of what you saw in each piece, how it made you feel, etc. It was very sensitively hung. I will definately...More

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