Karl Friedrich Schinkel's Old Museum, built between 1823 and 1830, is one of the most important monuments of classicism. The monumental order of the 18 ionic carved columns, the wide porch, the freestreppe, which invites you to trek, as well as the rotunda, decorated with antique sculptures, are an architectural dignity Were reserved.
The inscription on the column front reads: "Frederick William III. Has founded the Museum of all kinds antiquities and the liberal arts the museum 1828 ". Today the house houses the collection of antiquities , which shows its permanent exhibition on the art and culture of the Greeks, Etruscans and Romans.