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.
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.
Quite delightful but some disappointing performances although brilliant flautist. No taxis available despite heavy rain spoilt the evening.... Dr L HILLMAN
The concert was very enjoyable and the musicians and singers very professional. The venue is beautiful.... Mr Graham Cookson
01 Apr - 30 Apr: Wednesday & Saturday
01 May - 31 May: Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
01 Jun - 30 Jun: Wednesday & Saturday
01 July – 30 Sep: Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
01 Oct - 30 Nov: Wednesday & Saturday
01 Dec - 20 Dec: Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
Approx 2 hours
Start time: 2030h (8:30pm)
Duration: Approx 2 hours
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.
Why not dress up for this elegant occasion!
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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