The speech will be given by the President of the Bundestag Wolfgang Schäuble (CDU).
The State Library had been renovated in several stages since 2005 while it was still in operation for 470 million euros. Regular operation cannot start yet due to the corona. As soon as the pandemic regulations allowed, the gates to the building would open.
The building, which opened in 1914, is one of the two locations of the State Library alongside the ensemble designed by Hans Scharoun on Potsdamer Strasse.
The State Library is one of the world’s most important institutions of its kind and is the largest academic universal library in the German-speaking area. Around 25 million books, media and objects can be found on their shelves and archives.
The Magic Flute” or 80 percent of Bach’s manuscripts, including the Passions.