Berlin Opens Archaeology Center


Peter Funke, Vice President of the German Research Society , Bernd... News PhotoArchaeology,Berlin,Bernd Neumann,Cultures,Full Length,Germany,Human Interest,Museum,New,Photograph,Portrait,Research,The Reichstag,Vertical,Vice PresidentPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Getty ImagesBERLIN, GERMANY - OCTOBER 31: (From L to R) Peter Funke, Vice President of the German Research Society (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft), Bernd Neumann, German State Minister for Culture, Friederike Seyfried, Director of the Egyptian Museum (Aegyptisches Museum und Papyrussammlung), Hermann Parzinger, President of the Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation, and Michael Eissenhauer, General Director of the State Museums of Berlin, pose for a photograph outside the new Archaeology Center (Archaeologische Zentrum) on October 31, 2012 in Berlin, Germany. The center, which houses archives, research, laboratory and restoration faicilites, will serve the city's five archaeological museums. Germany has a rich history of leading archaeological excavations across the globe. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)