Step back in time to a more gracious age when you enjoy the Palace Tour, Dinner & Concert experience. To enjoy this package you will need to make your own way to the Palace at Spandauer Damm 10-22, 14059 Berlin. You have to exchange your booking vouchers for all the tickets before the beginning of your Palace Tour at the office at the Small Orangery, Spandauer Damm 22-24, 14059 Berlin.
The Palace Tour (approx 1 hour) is available from 1000h (10:00am) to 1700h (5:00pm), so you can pick a time to suit your schedule.
You must take the palace tour on the same day as you attend the Berlin Residence Concert. It is recommended that from November to March you start the tour at the latest at 1600h (4:00pm) and from April to October at the latest at 1700h (5:00pm).The concert performance begins at 2030h (8:30pm).
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.
Your self-guided Palace Tour is available in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish or Japanese language options. Armed with an audio-guide you will be able to explore the splendidly furnished chambers and ballrooms with exclusive art collections.
In the evening, you can enjoy a delicious dinner and delightful Baroque concert at the Great Orangery. On arrival, you will be greeted by a royal Master of Ceremonies, who will guide you through the event. To start off the festivities, an exquisite three-course dinner inspired by the tastes of the Prussian monarchs will be served in the Great Orangery, a baroque architectural jewel.(For sample menu please see Additional Information on this website.)
After a romantic dinner, illuminated by hundreds of candles, the Berlin Residence Orchestra, its members and vocal soloists, dressed in period costumes, will perform masterpieces of the Baroque and early classical period. 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 Berlin Residence Orchestra offers four concert ticket categories, namely: VIP (front row), A, B, and C. VIP guests will enjoy a glass of Champagne during the interval.
The concert lasts approximately 2 hours and at the end you will need to make your own way back to your accommodation.