The Admiralspalast - a place that makes a respectful bow to history and offers a meaningful home to every type of event.
This theater was built in the year 1911 as a multifunctional venue and still features three different stages for up to 200, 445 or 1.600 guests. Why not host your event in one of the most renowned cultural places in Germany's capital.
You would like to have an offer for your event or a comprehensive advice? Please do not hesitate to contact our eventmanager Mr. Andreas Engisch
+49 (0)30 - 32 53 31 68 or
Step inside and look around. Here you’ll find visual impressions of our house as a 360° panoramic view.
Admiralspalast’s Majestic Auditorium, the Grand Hall. The Grand Hall, with its two balconies, its 450 square meter stage, and its massive chandelier, are the heart of the Admiralspalast. The Grand Hall is noteworthy for its versatility. Every form of event is conceivable there, from theater productions, symphony
concerts, and gala events to award ceremonies, receptions, balls, and special events. The parquet seating, mounted on air bearings, can disappear under the balcony, creating space for individual seating arrangements. Both the traditional and the modern are reflected in the open stairway that connects the balconies and historical foyers with each other, creating additional space. Our technical support team will gladly advise you so that each event is given the ideal setting with a professional staging of light and sound.
F101. This event room on the third floor of the Admiralspalast has its own entrance in the historical courtyard. It is accessible via a public and a freight elevator. The counter in the reception area can be used for the wardrobe and for the guest accreditation. The appealing walkabout features a large bar counter and a lot of space for get-togethers with hightables or for lunch breaks at seminars, workshops oder conferences. The main room with its stage is facing the inner courtyard and can be illuminated by dailight or eclectric light.
Also there are no noise-regulations as the courtyard is used by businesses only. That's why here also parties can be celebrated until dawn. The seating arrangements for this rooms are flexible - from 100 guests seated at round tables, to 200 guests in theater rows to 300 guests standing.
The F101 also has 4 backstage rooms which can be used for catering or artists or as production office.
The technical equipment will also be customized to your needs.
The Admiralspalast Studio. The Studio on the fifth floor of the Admiralspalast has also its own entrance through the historical inner courtyard. The Studio is a medium-sized theater and performance hall. Equipped with a height-adjustable platform stage, the room can be converted from a theater to a seatless hall with standing room for up to 700 people. Besides theatrical performances, readings, comedy shows, and presentations are held here. The hall is also suitable for a variety of gala events and receptions. Integrated, high-end equipment provide outstanding sound quality. The foyer is a special attraction; all in white, it is notable for its blending of modern and Art Déco. The Studio’s foyer has a separate bar area and can also be used for receptions, discussion roundtables, or press conferences.
Foyers and Bars. An impressive open stairway leads the guests to their seats and the historic-looking foyers on both balconies. The foyer bars offer an inviting place for conversation and refreshments before and during the performances. The foyers offer an ideal venue for both receptions and post-show events.
The Historical Inner Courtyard. The historical building’s inner courtyard provides access to the various venues. There are no limits to the variety of its uses. The inner courtyard can serve as a festive red carpet zone for premiers or a venue for award presentation ceremonies. It is also possible to stage a public viewing here – in the middle of Berlin and yet in an intimate atmosphere. A mobile bar is available for snacks and beverages.
Figures, Data, Facts
Our extraordinary facilities offer the optimal setting for most types of event:
Further information is provided in our factsheet (see the downloads on the right).
Get a first impression of our theaters from our pictures and see the event options they have to offer.
The Admiralspalast was constructed in 1910 on Friedrichstrasse and opened in 1911 as a venue with a variety of entertainment opportunities: it featured an ice palace, a public bath, a cinema, a restaurant and a bowling alley. With this wide range of cultural and recreational offerings, it became one of Berlin’s most popular amusement sites. In the beginning of the 1920s, it was first turned into a varieté theater, and then, during the Nazi period, transformed into a regular theater where especially operettas was presented. In World War II the Admiralspalast was not damaged, despite being in nearest proximity to the central train station and the general devestation of Berlin. After the war the Friedrichstraße was part of the Russian sector of Berlin and therefore the Admiralspalast under the government of the German Democratic Republic (GDR). Admiralspalast gained historical significance as the main political party of the GDR was founded in its auditorium. After the German reunification in 1990 several approaches of reestablishing the theater failed. It was not until its spectacular reopening in 2006, that the venue, with its rich tradition and historically significant location in the heart of Berlin, has once again become one of the leading cultural hot spots of the nation’s capital. Since 2011 the Mehr! Entertainment group as one of the leading providers of entertainment concepts in the German speaking market is the new operator of the Admiralspalast.
Turtle Entertainment, Vainglory European Championships
Campus99 GmbH, 99 Firefilm Awards (seit 2008)
Quadriga Media, Nacht der Personaler und Speaker’s Night
Stylight, Fashion Influencer Awards
Helmchen Events, Marcel Ostertag Fashion Show
Schrenk+Schrenk, Filmpremiere von „Behind the Candelabra“
Strategic Management Society, Galaabend
Deutsche Bahn, Konferenz
Rundschau für den Lebensmittelhandel, Konferenz
East End Communications, Produktpräsentation
Laboratoire Biosthetique, Produktpräsentation
VICE Media, Dreharbeiten Kurzfilm
Four Music / Universal Music, Dreharbeiten Musikvideo
Sumo Films, Dreharbeiten Dokumentation
Kunde&Co., Dreharbeiten Werbefilm
Flying Steps, Dreharbeiten Präsentation
Molly Aida Films, Dreharbeiten
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A Theater of Mehr! Entertainment GmbH