Current press releases

The Berlin Cathedral press office sends out press releases on exceptional occurrences and events at Berlin Cathedral two or three times per month, depending on the occasion.

If you would like to receive these press releases, please send an email with your contact data to Svenja Pelzel, the press officer.

You can find current press releases and photos in our Media library.

Applications for photography and filming

Berlin Cathedral is a house of God. Audio and TV recordings are possible in principle inside the Cathedral, in the arcades and on the dome of Berlin Cathedral. However, a licence is always considered on a case-by-case basis, and is highly dependent on the scope and purpose of the production.

Please fill out one of the application forms below for commercial or non-commercial use.

Please send applications for commercial photo shoots to: Maren.Glockner(a)

Please send all other applications by email to: Svenja.Pelzel(a) The application will be processed promptly and does not yet establish any permission to film or photograph.

Photos and press images

Our media library contains portrait photos, panoramas and numerous exterior and interior photos of Berlin Cathedral and the Berlin Cathedral Choir, which can be downloaded free of charge.

Please note that all images are protected by copyright, and may only be used for private and editorial purposes. The pictures have been published for coverage of Berlin Cathedral or Berlin Cathedral Choir. You simply have to state that it concerns photos from Berlin Cathedral, and state the name of the photographer.

The use of images for advertising and other commercial purposes is prohibited. In case of any doubt, please contact the legal owner or press secretary of Berlin Cathedral before publication: svenja.pelzel(a)

Press officer