Pinakothek der Moderne

Pinakothek der Moderne

Located in the city centre of Munich, Pinakothek der Moderne is a modern art museum. Along with the Neue Pinakothek, the Museum Brandhorst and The Alte Pinakothek, it is a part of Munich’s “Kunstareal”. With four major museums displaying works on paper, art, design and architecture under single roof, the Pinakothek der Moderne is amongst […]

Neue Pinakothek

Neue Pinakothek

Located in Munich, Germany, Neue Pinakothek is an art museum. Its highlights are the European Art belonging to the 18th and 19th century. The Pinakothek der Moderne and Neue Pinakothek museums are divisions of Munich’s “Kunstareal”. The museum was founded by the Bavarian Emperor Ludwig I in 1853.

Alte Pinakothek

Alte Pinakothek

Located in the Kunstareal in Munich, Germany, Alte Pinakothek is an art museum. It is amongst the oldest galleries and has one of the most well-known collections of old master paintings. In 1826 Leo von Klenze was ordered by King Ludwig I of Bavaria to construct a new building for the gallery to display the […]

Kunstareal

Kunstareal

Located in the city centre of Munich, Germany, Kunstareal is a museum quarter. It has three “Pinakothekan” galleries (Neue Pinakothek, Pinakothek der Moderne and Alte Pinakothek), the Staatliche Antikensammlun, the Glyptothek, the Musuem Brandhorst, the Lenbachhaus, and many galleries.

Prinz Carl Palais

Prinz Carl Palais

Prinz Carl Palais Located in Munich, Prinz Carl Palais is a mansion constructed in the style of early Neoclassicism (1804-1806). On the name of its former owners, the mansion was also called the Palais Royal and Palais Salabert. The architect Karl von Fischer planned the Prinz Carl Palais in 1803 for Abbé Pierre de Salabert, […]

Bavarian State Museum of Ethnology

Bavarian State Museum of Ethnology

Bavarian State Museum of Ethnology Located in Munich, Germany, the Bavarian State Museum of Ethnology is a museum for Non-European objects of cultural value and artworks. The building is situated in one of the four royal avenues of the city, in Maximilianstrasse. It was originally built for the Bavarian National Museum in 1859-1865 by Eduard […]

Frauenkirche

Frauenkirche

Located to the east of Marienplatz, Frauenkirche is the cathedral of the Archbishop of Freising and Munich. The church towers can be easily seen due to the neighboring height limits. One can climb the south tower to get a breathtaking view of Munich and the close by Alps. Frauenkirche was build out of red brick, […]

St. Peter’s Church

St. Peter’s Church

Built even before the city of Munich was founded, the St. Peter’s Church is arguably the oldest Roman Catholic Church in the city. According to history, monks lived in and around this Church as early as the eighth century.

Rathaus-Glockenspiel

Rathaus-Glockenspiel

One of the major tourist attractions of the city, the Rathaus-Glockenspiel lies in the center of Munich. This gem that dates from the early 20th century was a part of the construction of the New Town Hall. Every day, with clockwork precision, at 11 am, 12 noon, and at 5 pm, it replays back two […]

Old Town Hall

Old Town Hall

Located in the center of Munich, the Old Town Hall was constructed between 1470-1480 and has been known by this name since the 19th century. Jörg von Halspack, a famous architect who also planned the Frauenkirche, designed it. The Gothic architectural style that was prevalent during that period of time is well reflected in this […]

Hofbrauhaus am Platzl

Hofbrauhaus am Platzl

A nostalgic tourist spot that will prove to be of special interest for those who love beer, Hofbräuhaus am Platzl, a beer hall, lies in the center of the city of Munich.

Blutenburg Castle

Blutenburg Castle

Located between the two arms of the River Würm, the medieval Blutenburg Palace was built in the year 1438-1439.

Schleissheim Palace

Schleissheim Palace

Formerly the summer residence of the Bavarian rulers, Schleissheim Palace dates back to 1598. Tourists checking into the history of this palace will discover that it was originally built as a country house and hermitage that was founded by William V.

Munich Residenz

Munich Residenz

Set your foots on the hallowed grounds that served as the residence of the Bavarian kings, electors, and dukes as well as the seat of government between the year 1508 to 1918.

Amalienburg

Amalienburg

Constructed by by François de Cuvilliés between the year 1734 and 1739, the Amalienburg is a tiny hunting lodge, constructed for the Roman emperor Charles II in Nymphenburg Palace Park, Munich.

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