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Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Von-der-Heydt-Str. 16-18
10785 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30 266 41 1440
Fax: +49 (0)30 266 41 2821



The legal representative of the Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz is its president, Prof. Dr. Hermann Parzinger.


VAT Identification Number

The VAT identification number of the Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz is DE 338204900.


Responsible Party (in Accordance with German Press Law)

Ingolf Kern


Project Management

Gesche Rintelen


Editorial Team

Gesine Bahr
Louis Killisch
Gesche Rintelen
Elena Then


Concept, development, and realization

Kleiststr. 23-26
10787 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30 21001 0
Fax: +49 (0)30 21001 555



Dr. Sabine Lang



Paul Harris M.A.


3D model of the Pergamon Altar

Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research (IGD), subsidized by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media (BKM)


Linguistic Equality / Gender Notice

In order to ensure that the texts on this website remain easily readable, occasionally only the male form of a common noun is employed. Naturally in such cases the feminine form is implied in equal measure.


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All text components of this website are under a CC NC-BY-SA-Lizenz. For all other content (images, videos, audio files and PDF documents) and for the layout of the website, general copyright applies. All of the logos used on this website are protected by copyright and may not be used without the permission of the copyright owner.

To the extent the content of this site is not produced by its operator, the copyrights of third parties have been respected. In particular, content by third parties has been identified as such. Should a violation of copyright nevertheless come to your attention, we ask to be notified. Such content will be immediately removed upon notice of copyright violations.


Legal Notices Regarding Liability / Disclaimer

The Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz endeavours to ensure that this Internet presence is accurate and up-to-date. Nevertheless, mistakes and ambiguities cannot be avoided entirely. Therefore the Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz assumes no liability for the topicality, accuracy, completeness or quality of the information provided. The content of this website is to be used at the user’s own risk.

All offers are provisional and non-binding. The Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz expressly reserves the right to change, supplement or delete its Internet content in part or in its entirety and to temporarily or permanently cease its publication.

Our content includes links to external web pages of third parties, the contents of which we cannot influence. Therefore we cannot accept responsibility for such third-party content. The provider or operator of such linked pages is always responsible for the content in question. At the time such links are created, linked pages are checked for possible legal infringements. It is, however, not reasonable constantly to control linked pages without specific reference to legal infringement. Such links will be removed immediately when we are informed of such infringement.

The use of public contact information provided by law in the masthead by third parties or the sending of advertising or information that has not be explicitly requested is hereby expressly forbidden. The operators of the pages reserve the right to take explicit legal steps if advertising, such as spam e-mails, is sent unsolicited.

Legality of This Exclusion of Liability

To the extent that parts of or specific formulations in this text no longer or incompletely conform to existing laws, the content and validity of other parts of this document shall remain unaffected.