What To Expect
Step back in time and into the elegant world of the Prussian court in our tour of Charlottenburg Palace and dinner and concert at the Great Orangery.
Take a self-guided tour of Charlottenburg Palace, the largest and grandest palace in Berlin which dates back to the Hohenzollern dynasty. Explore the lavishly appointed rooms and see the treasures hidden within the palace such as Queen Consort Sophia Charlotte's exquisite collection of fine art and the famed Porcelain Chamber which is filled with wares from China and Japan.
After your tour of the palace, have an enchanting evening fit for a Prussian noble with a sumptuous three-course meal served by candle light inside the magnificent Great Orangery. Catered by the famous 5-star Berlin Mariott Hotel, your dining experience will certainly exceed your expectations! The specially chosen dishes for the meal all take their inspiration from the time of Frederick the Great. Have a meal that can satisfy even the most discerning of palates and the highest of expectations.
To end your spectacular evening, enjoy a performance of classics from the 17th and 18th centuries by the Berlin Residence Orchestra. Have a magical time listening to melodious harmonies composed by Bach, Handel and Mozart as they are skilfully interpreted by the orchestra and their soloists.
10:00 to 17:00 - Palace tour with audio guide
17:30 - Entry to dinner
18:00 - Dinner in the Orangery's West Wing
19:30 - Entry to the concert hall
20:00 - Concert
Charlottenburg Palace Tour
April to October - 10:00 to 18:00
November to March - 10:00 to 17:00
Mozart's Masterpieces - The Brilliant Madness
ambiance of the 18th century with the program from the Berlin Residence Orchestra. Classical, cultural and culinary delights are united to create a dinner and concert experience to stimulate all the senses. Get into the mood for the dazzling concert with a 3-course menu curated by our catering partner, the 5-star Marriott Hotel Berlin. A master of ceremonies and his charming ladies-in-waiting guide you through the evening, taking you on a journey back in time to the Prussian courts.
Spring Awakening - Traditional Easter Concerts Pieces of Vivaldi, Bach, & Corelli
March 25-March 28
concertmaster Vladi Corda presents a special Easter experience: Why don't you use the wonderful gardens of the Palace for an Easter walk in the first fresh spring air and indulge yourself and your family with a 3-course menu of selected delicacies and a traditional fish variation?
Listen afterwards to musical masterpieces of Johann Sebastian Bach, Antonio Vivaldi and
Arcangelo Corelli in the glorious ambiance of the Great Orangery of Charlottenburg Palace as a
highlight of this year's Easter festivities.
A Colorful Spring Celebration of the Classics with Pieces of Vivaldi, Bach, & Corelli
April 2 - April 9
for a composer?
As colorful as the spring, so colorful is the new program of the Berlin Palace Concerts. During
"Spring Festival of classical music" played by the Berlin Residence Orchestra, a fresh and varied
program of Bach, Pergolesi, Vivaldi and Corelli is presented.
Anniversary Concert in the Palace - Celebrating 10 years of the Berliner Residence Orchestra Masterpieces of Vivaldi, Bach, & Corelli
April 13 - July 30
concerts. The secret of success is obvious: The Berlin unique event format "Berlin Palace Concerts" Classical Culture and Culinary connects to a special experience, charms its guests with a delicious 3-course dinner and a rousing concert program.
Masquerade - Venetian Temptation
Italian seducer Casanovaenjoyed the hustle and bustle of the Venetian carnival, where he could indulge in his desires unrecognized
Experience the colorful magic of the Carnevale di Venezia with a soulful concert of the Berliner
Residenz Orchestra, in which reality and illusion merge.
An Italian three-course menu will put you in the right mood for the concert at the Great Orangery
Charlottenburg Palace. Let yourself be carried away by the seductive sound of a musical
masquerade and experience the most beautiful compositions of outstanding Italian composers
like Antonio Vivaldi, Alessandro Marcello and Claudio Monteverdi.
Tango Pasion - Argentine Sounds
August 30 and September 6
Mozart's Opera Gala - Magical Melodies
October 5, 12, 19 and 26
Gala - Enchanting melodies" follows the anniversary program, another musical bang. The Berlin
Residence Orchestra will be the reopening of the Great Orangery Charlottenburg Palace and
resound the most famous opera arias in new splendor.
Concertmaster Vladi Corda has some of the best known and most enchanting opera arias tied
together by the Austrian prodigy from "Le nozze de Figaro", "Don Giovanni" and "The Mag
ic Flute" to a very special program. To set the stage for the glamorous evening at the opera, enjoy a
matching 3-course meal of our catering partner, the 5-star Berlin Marriott Hotel.
La Folia - Passionate Music from Vivaldi, Bach, Handel and Corelli
December 2 - December 23
Classical Christmas Concert - Royal Splendor and Festive Table
December 24 - December 26
during this year's festive period. The Berlin Residence Orchestra presents an exquisite selection of
festive compositions including the renowned Christmas Concerto from Arcangelo Corelli and extracts from Johann Sebastian Bach's Christmas Oratorio or Georg Friedrich Handel's Messiah. And as it is the Great Orangery's tradition, the concert will also feature renditions of classic Christmas songs performed by the audience, orchestra and opera singers together. A winter-themed three-course menu serves as an excellent appetizer for the concert.
New Year's Eve Concert in the Palace - A Musical Firework
baroque to the present day. The first part of the concert will see the Berliner Residence Orchestra
interpret selected worlds from Vivaldi, Handel, Bach and Mozart in original period costume. In the
second half, the orchestra returns in formal evening dress to perform a selection of the most beautiful
waltzes and operettas from Antonin Dvrak, Franz Lehar and Johann Strauss. The evening is rounded
off in style with a 4-course menu of carefully selected dishes.
Self-guided Charlottenberg Palace tour
3-course dinner in the Charlottenburg Palace's Great Orangery
Berlin Residence Orchestra concert
Hotel Pick-up and drop off
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
The palace tour is undertaken with an audio guide and can be begun at any time. The palace tour can take approximately 1 hour.
Vegetarian options are available upon request.
Categories are based on seating for the concert. The dinner served is the same for all categories. Guests in the VIP category sit in the front rows and receive a complimentary glass of sparkling wine.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
1 hour and 45 minutes
4 hours and 15 minutes
1, 2 or 3 days
10 to 11 hours