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Concert at Charlottenburg Palace, Berlin

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Highlights

  • A magical experience and a ′must do′ in Berlin
  • Make sure of your seat at these very popular concerts
  • Listen to musical masterpieces from the time of Frederick the Great
  • Enjoy the stunning surroundings of Great Orangery Charlottenburg Palace
  • Hear renowned Berlin musicians playing Bach, Handel, Mozart and more
  • Choice of four different categories of ticket
  • VIP tickets include a glass of Champagne during intermission

Overview

Step back to the glory days of Prussia and Frederick the Great when you attend one of the famous baroque concerts at Charlottenburg Palace.

The Great Orangery at Charlottenburg Palace is the perfect setting for these delightful concerts featuring music of the 17th and 18th centuries played by the Berlin Residence Orchestra. To make the atmosphere even more authentic, the musicians and soloists are all dressed in period costume.

Tickets for these concerts regularly sell out well in advance. Book online and make sure of your seat to enjoy this stunning Berlin experience.

Itinerary

Take a journey back into the 18th century when you attend a Concert at Great Orangery Charlottenburg Palace. You will need to make your own way to the Great Orangery Charlottenburg Palace at Spandauer Damm 10-22, 14059 Berlin. On arrival you should exchange your booking vouchers for your concert tickets in the Entrance hall of the Great Orangery. The performance begins at 2030h (8:30pm) so make sure you arrive in good time!

Charlottenburg Palace is the largest palace in Berlin.The magnificent building is surrounded by glorious gardens showcasing various architectural styles.The building was in its heyday in the 18th century under the Prussian King Frederick the Great who was an enthusiastic patron of the arts.

With the aim of preserving and maintaining the musical tradition of the former Prussian Court, a concert series by the Berlin Residence Orchestra was established at the Great Orangery in 2006. Audiences are swept away on a musical journey back into the 18th century and the concerts have become extremely popular.

The concerts take place in the Great Orangery Charlottenburg Palace, a baroque architectural jewel. The Berlin Residence Orchestra offers four concert ticket categories, namely:

VIP tickets (front row)

Category A: Front section

Category B: Middle section

Category C: Rear section

VIP guests will enjoy a glass of Champagne during the interval .

To help recreate the atmosphere of King Frederick’s court, the musicians will be dressed in 18th century costumes. You will be treated to compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Vivaldi. Works by Frederick the Great himself and his court composer complete the musical experience.

The concert lasts approximately 2 hours and at the end you will need to make your own way back to your accommodation.

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Reviews

The concert was very enjoyable and the musicians and singers very professional. The venue is beautiful.... Mr Graham Cookson

Very nice and good athmosphere... Erik Hedemann Andersen

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

01 July – 29 Nov: Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
30 Nov - 31 Dec: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
01 Jan - 31 Mar: Wednesday & Saturday
01 Apr - 30 Apr: Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

Duration

Approx 2 hours

Start time

Year Around: 2030h (8:30pm)
30 November + 07, 14, 21 & 24 December: 1600h (4:00pm)
Duration: Approx 2 hours

Meeting point

Please make your way to the Great Orangery Charlottenburg Palace, Spandauer Damm 22-24, 14059 Berlin. Please exchange your vouchers at the entrance of the Great Orangery Charlottenburg.

Ending point

Charlottenburg Palace

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Inclusions

  • Concert ticket: Choose one of four categories
  • VIP: Front row of auditorium
  • Category A: Front section of auditorium
  • Category B: Middle section of auditorium
  • Category C: Rear section of auditorium
  • Glass of Champagne (VIP Tickets only)

Exclusions

  • Transportation
  • Dinner
  • Cloakroom
  • Beverages during the intermission
  • Cloakroom(euro 1.00) and programme document(euro 3.50)

Do/Dont's

Why not dress up for this elegant occasion!

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

The office is open at 0900h (09:00am) - 1800h (6:00pm) Mondays to Saturdays

Please exchange your vouchers for your concert tickets at the entrance of the Great Orangery Charlottenburg Palace.

The children aged from 3 years to 12 years get 50 % discount, but if they book also the dinner they only get a half portion!

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • The Berlin Residence Orchestra
  • The Berlin Residence Orchestra was formed exclusively for the concert series atGreat Orangery Charlottenburg Palace. All members of the ensemble are highly professional and respected musicians from Berlin showing a deep understanding of late Baroque music and the classical period as well a true passion for its interpretation. Endowed with great empathy for the music as well a high level of musical homogeneity, the orchestra presents the most outstanding works of this remarkable era to today’s audience.
  • The program features highlights of the music of the 17th and 18th century, featuring works by musical geniuses such as Johann Sebastian Bach and George Friedrich Händel, as well as the compositionally gifted King Frederick II and the incomparable Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
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