A Journey through the Centuries

Universities are deeply inscribed in European history. Although Berlin’s universities appear comparatively late in this narrative, in many respects they conform to the European pattern. From their 18th-century forerunners, the Academy of Sciences and the Charité Hospital, to today’s international institutions, universities have had a deci­sive influence on the city’s appearance.

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin A Journey through the Centuries 2020