The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh, will make a state visit to Germany in June, it has been announced.
Buckingham Palace said they have been invited by Joachim Gauck, German's federal president, in their first visit to the country since 2004.
The royal couple will visit from Wednesday, June 24 to Friday, June 26.
The Queen and Prince Philip previously paid state visits to Germany in May 1965, May 1978, October 1992 and November 2004.
Her Majesty opened the new British Embassy on an official visit to Berlin in July 2000.
The Queen also paid an official visit to Berlin to mark the 750th anniversary of the city in May 1987.
President Gauck and his partner, Daniela Schadt, were the guests of The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh at a lunch at Buckingham Palace in November 2012.