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Where classic elegance meets inspiring views: the East Wing

In the East Wing of the Great Orangery Charlottenburg, you receive your guests against an imposing backdrop. Along two 56m-long facades, natural light streams in through 3.70m-high, floor-to-ceiling windows and creates an open and welcoming atmosphere for events with 2 to 500 people right from the first glance.

With its white decor and ceiling height of 6.50m, the East Wing is characterised by an unobtrusive lavishness that offers space for a huge variety of events and occasions, from highly appealing trade fairs and exhibitions, to representative meetings, conferences, lectures, and presentations, to sumptuous balls, evocative wedding parties, and rousing birthdays and anniversaries.

Baroque stucco elements and arched windows designed based on historical examples give the 56x8m room its subtle yet exceptional character. The heated, checkerboard-patterned natural stone floor in light grey and warm English red is suitable for dancing and reminiscent of the courtly past, helping make the venue so unique.

Show off your good taste – and an instinctive flair for perfect moments

The East Wing of the Orangery at Charlottenburg Palace combines historic charm with the facilities of modern event infrastructure. The ground-level entrance – for all event logistics as well as for vehicle presentations – and the barrier-free access for guests ensure the event runs smoothly. Furthermore, an on-site project manager will assist you in overcoming any challenges that arise.

As the host, you can rely on the permanently installed background sound system if necessary – and in any case, you’ll benefit from the excellent acoustics of the 448m2 ballroom. Suspension points for pictures and posters enable you to arrange exhibitions and individually decorate rooms. Installing lighting technology requires appropriate truss towers, which can be rented from our service partners, among others things.

There is a stage between 24m2 (6x4m) and 48m2 (6x8m) with a height of 40 to 80cm available to hire on request. The windows in the stage area can of course be blacked-out to ensure you have your guests’ full attention. Consequently, the East Wing is very popular as a meeting room and conference venue in Berlin.

The Orangery Hall is available to you as an organiser as a befitting setting for receptions and cloakrooms. Thanks to its 8.50m-high domed ceiling decorated with paintings and the decorative columns in reddish stucco marble, the Orangery Hall creates an unforgettable first impression as soon as you enter.

Offer your guests baroque elegance – and 2,000 square meters of natural idyll.

In addition to the idyllic view of the palace gardens, the East Wing offers you and your guests direct access to the terrace of the Orangery at Charlottenburg Palace. Whether you invite your visitors to an invigorating short outing into nature, opt for a delicious catering service, or choose an exuberant get-together, use of the cultivated gardens is included in the hire charge.

Classic or trend-setting, traditional or modern – you decide the ideal mix

The East Wing offers generous scope for individually decorating your events. The high white walls are ideal for creative lighting and projection concepts.

If you’re looking for Baroque flair and a dash of courtly pomp, we recommend booking our master of ceremonies or the Berlin Residence Orchestra (2-30 musicians) in historical costumes.

All the seating options from classic to modern are also available: banquet seating at round gala tables (max. 300 people), block tables (max. 240 people), parliamentary seating (ca. 200 people), theatre-style seating, or a reception with bar tables (max 500 people). Last but not least, the wide, straight East Wing is suitable for implementing informal and casual lounge concepts.

A great backdrop behind you, a perfect event in front of you –
and strong partners at your side

As an organiser, you want to stage an unusual event – and to leave your guests with amazing memories. By opting for the East Wing, you are making the right choice to achieve this. Your choice of decor, service, and catering partners, among other things, determines whether the baroque ambience fits perfectly with your event and suits your guests’ taste. All the rooms of the Great Orangery are in principle catering-free. However, we would like to take this opportunity to recommend you work with our selected catering and service partners, including Catering by Marriott Berlin and Markus Herbicht Catering.




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Touching moments that change your life

Births, baptisms, communions or confirmations, birthdays and anniversaries, engagements and weddings: whatever the occasion, the Great Orangery Charlottenburg is the ideal venue for celebrating your private parties.



Perfect moments your guests will remember forever

Festive receptions, glittering balls, elegant soirées, tasteful gala dinners: the Great Orangery is the perfect choice for a stately ambience and sophisticated atmosphere.



Decisive moments that determine your success

Product presentations, project completions, press conferences, launch events, company anniversaries: significant business events deserve a momentous setting like the Great Orangery.


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Set the mood surrounded by greenery: the Orangery Garden

Over an area of 2,000m2, the Orangery Garden is an inviting setting for atmospheric and exhilarating moments in the open air. Your meetings or celebrations are sure to be unforgettable, surrounded by nature cultivated according to the model of Baroque gardens and set against the backdrop of the Charlottenburg Palace – in the heart of the city, yet far from the hustle and bustle and noise of the traffic. The extensive gardens are especially suitable for sparkling receptions, presenting tasteful catering services, or rousing summer festivals.

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Our rooms offer space for large-scale, memorable scenes

From classic banquet seating to contemporary lounge concepts, from exuberant parties to tasteful gala dinners, from small, private celebrations to lively company parties: the function rooms of the Grand Orangery offer a suitable setting for any occasion and any event idea


A successful reception makes the perfect first impression

From an enchanting carnival atmosphere with walking acts to a bright welcome with modern light installations to a Hollywood-style reception on a red carpet, there's no limit to your creativity at the Orangery. On request, our master of ceremonies or the Berlin Residence Orchestra will also receive your guests in period costumes. You're sure to enthral and delight your guests at the very latest when they enter the opulent baroque architecture of the rotunda.

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at a glance


  • In der Großen Orangerie ist unser Herzenswunsch einer romantischen Hochzeit in Erfüllung gegangen.
    Eine beeindruckende Location in die wir uns sofort verliebt haben.
    Von der ersten bis zur letzten Minute haben wir uns hier wohlgefühlt, auch aufgrund des reibungslosen planerischen Ablaufs.

    Susanne M. & Michael M.

  • Ein riesiger Dank an Sie und Ihr Team für all die harte Arbeit bei der Vorbereitung unserer Hochzeitsfeier. Was für ein großartiger Service uns geboten wurde. Sie haben so zuvorkommend alle unsere Wünsche in der gesamten Organisation umgesetzt und dies auch am Tag der Hochzeit selbst. Für uns machte es die ganze Sache viel leichter, da wir uns gut aufgehoben gefühlt haben. Wir sagen danke!

    Miriam S. & Volker S.

  • “I have never received so much effusive thanks from our employees and business partners for inviting them to the Christmas party. The partners of the Great Orangery really demonstrated a magic touch for creating something special. Great.”

  • “We were looking for an extraordinary location – and we found one at the Great Orangery. The rooms were perfect for our festive occasion. Our guests felt almost like they were at the Prussian royal court and literally had a right royal time.”

Foto-Inventarnr: F0016978; Fotograf: Bach, Hans; Standort: Schloss Charlottenburg; Aufnahmedatum: 2008



partners for your event

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To ensure your event will be to your guests’ taste


Catering by Marriott Berlin

The creative team from Catering by Marriott Berlin will delight your guests’ taste buds with the refined interplay between tasteful tradition and culinary trends. From exquisite appetizers to grandiose five-course gala dinners,  Catering by Marriott creates enjoyable moments. On request, the professional team will also handle the decoration and laying the banquet table.

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Berlin Cuisine

An exceptional event location isn’t complete without exceptional food, drink and service for your guests. With Berlin Cuisine, you’ll have one of Berlin’s most exciting caterers for your events in the Great Orangery of Charlottenburg Palace. No matter what the occasion. Berlin Cuisine stands for contemporary taste, creativity and innovation.

For shining eyes and melodious entertainment



NIKKUS Veranstaltungstechnik is the smart partner for aesthetically sophisticated, well thought-out and budget-compliant event solutions. The consultants of NIKKUS are allies, fellow thinkers and sparring partners. They plan everything down to the smallest detail, give you impulses and spreading with ideas. On site, the team sets everything up in a flash and dismantles it again later. You enjoy a technically perfect event.


So your eyes have a reason to celebrate too


Party Rent Berlin GmbH

With 500 employees at 21 locations across Europe, the Party Rent Group ensures the perfect atmosphere at events of all sizes. The company pays special attention to innovation and an instinct for trends. This is reflected in its clever contemporary furniture and catering services –  from chairs and tables, to lounges and temporary offices, to kitchen, stage, and presentation technology.


Rent4Event GmbH

Rent4Eent was founded in 2000 by industry professionals to raise the bar in the “non-food catering” sector (event equipment). The Berlin-based company has remained true to this aspiration to this day. Tableware (glasses, crockery, cutlery), service accessories, kitchen equipment, furniture: Rent4Event outfits your event suitably for the occasion and on any scale. Outstanding service included.


Universum Geschirrverleih & Eventausstattung GmbH

Universum sees itself as a traditional and above all reliable event outfitter. The range of items for hire includes crockery, glasses, cutlery, furniture, table linen, and accessories – packaged to prevent breakage, shrink-wrapped, labelled, delivered on time, and ready to use, so that you and your on-site service and catering partners can concentrate on the essentials: the perfect event.

Because the good feeling of security is part of a successful event


B.E.S.T. Veranstaltungsdienste GmbH Berlin

With over 20 years of experience, B.E.S.T. offers a full service in terms of safety and service. In addition to traditional doormen (admission control), trained professionals ensure the security of your event both inside the premises and outside. On request, professional service staff will attentively welcome, verify, and seat your guests.

Event photography:
So you can relive the best moments again and again

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Pixel & Dot Photography

The photographers Kathrin Heller and Manuela Steinemann understand how to immortalise a unique atmosphere, a festive mood, and extraordinary moments in vivid images in a special way. As specialists in event, exhibition, and interior photography, the duo has made a name for themselves as a Pixel & Photography Dot  – and thoroughly deserves their status as preferred partners of the Great Orangery.

Loving details that make your event perfect

Wedding Flowers by Marie Lusso

Reinweiss Blumen – by Marie Lusso

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To make sure your guests feel entertained



The special occasion of passing your A-levels has to be celebrated properly! What would be better suited than a magnificent space with royal flair? Abitraum as a reliable partner for new graduates in Berlin and Brandenburg organizes your perfect prom with everything that goes with it, in our magnificent Great Orangery. Elegant gala dinner, stage entertainment or a party with lounge area, cocktail bar and DJ –  everything is possible here and Abitraum helps you realize your wishes.

Personnel for Events:
Because outstanding service and enthusiastic staff belong to a completely successful event.

Event types Dinners and dinner shows, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, balls, receptions, fairs, exhibitions, meetings, conferences, lectures, presentations (including vehicle presentations)
Number of guests 2 to 500
Room area 448m2 (56x8m)
Door height 3.60m
Ceiling height 6.50m
Features Subtle baroque architecture, decorated in white, 3.70m high floor-to-ceiling windows on two facades, stone floor suitable for dancing, very good acoustics, park views and access to the Orangery Terrace, wheelchair-accessible, ground-level delivery up to 7.5t
Facilities Permanently installed background sound system, suspension points for pictures / posters, floor heating, Wi-Fi (limited), modern toilets (4x ladies’, 5x men’s, 1x people with disabilities), cloakroom structure in the Orangery Hall
Seating Banquet seating (round gala tables): max. 300 people, block tables (long tables): max. 240 people,  parliamentary seating: ca. 200 people, theatre-style seating: max. 500 people, standing tables: max. 500 persons, lounge
Optional extras various stages (24m2 to 48m2) available for booking, Berlin Residence Orchestra in historic costumes, reception by Master of the Ceremonies in historical costume, exclusive castle tours or special opening
Rental period 24 hours/ exclusive rental, non-stop support from on-site project manager


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Our event contact person will be happy to assist you personally with appointment enquiries, further information about the East Wing, and rental rates and options. Just give us a call – or send us an email.

Maximilian Klemme
Sales Manager Eventlocation
Telephone: +49 (0) 30 2581 0351 23

Location Manager
Tel.: 49 (0) 30 2581 035 14
Allgemeine Kontaktinformationen

Telefon: 49 (0) 30 2581 035 28
Orangerie Berlin GmbH
Spandauer Damm 22
14059 Berlin
Fax: +49 (0) 30 2581 0352 00


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