Best museums in Munich

Check out the top museums in Munich, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Neue Pinakothek
1. Neue Pinakothek
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18 local reviews
29 Barer Str., Maxvorstadt
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+49 89 23805195
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Matt & Laura
Art gallery/museum full of 19th and 20th century paintings - our favourite of the 3 Pinakotheks all within sig…
Amelie
Lovely Museum of old and contemporary art! Perfect on sundays or rainy days!
Hagen
Neue Pinalothek is the follow-up to Alte Pinakothek (see below). Also founded by art-savvy Bavarian kings, thi…
1. Neue Pinakothek
1. Neue Pinakothek
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18 local reviews
29 Barer Str., Maxvorstadt
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+49 89 23805195
Matt & Laura
Matt & Laura
Art gallery/museum full of 19th and 20th century paintings - our favourite of the 3 Pinakotheks all within sight of each other. Just 1 euro …
Amelie
Amelie
Lovely Museum of old and contemporary art! Perfect on sundays or rainy days!
Hagen
Hagen
Neue Pinalothek is the follow-up to Alte Pinakothek (see below). Also founded by art-savvy Bavarian kings, this museum has then-contemporary…
2. Museum Brandhorst
2. Museum Brandhorst
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14 local reviews
35 Theresienstraße, München
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
089/23805 ext. 2286
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Maria
Just love this museum. Worth to see. Sundays 1 Euro entrance fee
Gaby
The Brandhort Collection is accommodated in an architecturally dazzling Museum. It exhibits more than 700 cont…
Jo
------EN------ Together with the Pinakothek der Moderne the Museum Brandhorst presents the work of artist size…
2. Museum Brandhorst
2. Museum Brandhorst
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14 local reviews
35 Theresienstraße, München
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
089/23805 ext. 2286
Maria
Maria
Just love this museum. Worth to see. Sundays 1 Euro entrance fee
Gaby
Gaby
The Brandhort Collection is accommodated in an architecturally dazzling Museum. It exhibits more than 700 contemporary works of modern artis…
Jo
Jo
------EN------ Together with the Pinakothek der Moderne the Museum Brandhorst presents the work of artist sizes of 20th and 21st century: An…
3. Alte Pinakothek
3. Alte Pinakothek
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17 local reviews
27 Barer Str., Maxvorstadt
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+49 89 23805216
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Karin
Painting museums and Galleries, there are many in Munich to see. From Renaissance to Expressionism - the blue …
Hagen
I'm a nerd for arts! And luckily almost all important art museums are right around the corner, so here goes. …
Zeno
A great museum that attracts people from all over the world.
3. Alte Pinakothek
3. Alte Pinakothek
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17 local reviews
27 Barer Str., Maxvorstadt
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+49 89 23805216
Karin
Karin
Painting museums and Galleries, there are many in Munich to see. From Renaissance to Expressionism - the blue Rider and modern painting you …
Hagen
Hagen
I'm a nerd for arts! And luckily almost all important art museums are right around the corner, so here goes. Alte Pinakothek has one of the…
Zeno
Zeno
A great museum that attracts people from all over the world.
4. Pinakothek der Moderne
4. Pinakothek der Moderne
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25 local reviews
40 Barer Str., Maxvorstadt
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+49 89 23805360
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Philipp
If you are interested in modern art then you will love the "Pinakothek der Moderne". Around this museum/gall…
Franzi
Collection of international modern Art. Get a double entrance Ticket for Brandhorst Museum aswell (is across t…
Umut
It is one of the world's largest museums for modern and contemporary art. You can spend the rainy days. Sunda…
4. Pinakothek der Moderne
4. Pinakothek der Moderne
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25 local reviews
40 Barer Str., Maxvorstadt
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+49 89 23805360
Philipp
Philipp
If you are interested in modern art then you will love the "Pinakothek der Moderne". Around this museum/gallery are a bunch of interesting…
Franzi
Franzi
Collection of international modern Art. Get a double entrance Ticket for Brandhorst Museum aswell (is across the Plaza)
Umut
Umut
It is one of the world's largest museums for modern and contemporary art. You can spend the rainy days. Sundays are also a very good day to…
5. Pinakotheken
5. Pinakotheken
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10 local reviews
Pinakotheken, Maxvorstadt
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Georgia
Three museums next to each other - the old with old masters, new with impressionists and 20th century art, and…
Oliver
The most important museums in Munich - special entrance fee on Sundays (just 1EURO)!
Alex
3 great art galleries: Alte Pinakothek: 14 to 18 century Neue Pinakothek: 19 century Pinakothek der Moderne…
5. Pinakotheken
5. Pinakotheken
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10 local reviews
Pinakotheken, Maxvorstadt
Georgia
Georgia
Three museums next to each other - the old with old masters, new with impressionists and 20th century art, and the modern with photographic …
Oliver
Oliver
The most important museums in Munich - special entrance fee on Sundays (just 1EURO)!
Alex
Alex
3 great art galleries: Alte Pinakothek: 14 to 18 century Neue Pinakothek: 19 century Pinakothek der Moderne: modern art
6. BMW Museum
6. BMW Museum
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11 local reviews
2 Am Olympiapark, München
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+49 89 125016001
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Alex
Museum for car lovers.
Juni
BMW museum, if you are interested in cars.
Laura
BMW (Bayrische Motorenwerke) is one of the most iconic automakers wolrd-wide and has its headquarters in beaut…
6. BMW Museum
6. BMW Museum
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11 local reviews
2 Am Olympiapark, München
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+49 89 125016001
Alex
Alex
Museum for car lovers.
Juni
Juni
BMW museum, if you are interested in cars.
Laura
Laura
BMW (Bayrische Motorenwerke) is one of the most iconic automakers wolrd-wide and has its headquarters in beautiful Munich. Next to their hea…
7. Deutsches Museum
7. Deutsches Museum
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3 local reviews
1 Museumsinsel, Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+49 89 21791
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Franziska
Museum for transport, traffic and mobility
Florian
Deutsches Museum Verkehrszentrum In impressive life-sized scenes, the Verkehrszentrum transport museum presen…
Philipp & Sandra
Don't miss the spaceous halls of the German Traffic Museum. The exhibits are a perfect background for your sel…
7. Deutsches Museum
7. Deutsches Museum
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3 local reviews
1 Museumsinsel, Ludwigsvorstadt-Isarvorstadt
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+49 89 21791
Franziska
Franziska
Museum for transport, traffic and mobility
Florian
Florian
Deutsches Museum Verkehrszentrum In impressive life-sized scenes, the Verkehrszentrum transport museum presents historical and present-day …
Philipp & Sandra
Philipp & Sandra
Don't miss the spaceous halls of the German Traffic Museum. The exhibits are a perfect background for your selfies.
8. BMW Welt
8. BMW Welt
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16 local reviews
1 Am Olympiapark, Milbertshofen-Am Hart
+49 89 125016001
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Philipp
The BMW World and the BMW museum allow you to immerse yourself in the BMW universe. Find out about the history…
Adrian
The BMW Museum is an automobile museum of BMW history located near the Olympiapark in Munich, Germany. The mus…
Juliane
BMW World - museum about the car-brand BMW - all about the brand's history - models of old and new cars --> …
8. BMW Welt
8. BMW Welt
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16 local reviews
1 Am Olympiapark, Milbertshofen-Am Hart
+49 89 125016001
Philipp
Philipp
The BMW World and the BMW museum allow you to immerse yourself in the BMW universe. Find out about the history of BMW and sit in their lates…
Adrian
Adrian
The BMW Museum is an automobile museum of BMW history located near the Olympiapark in Munich, Germany. The museum was established in 1973, s…
Juliane
Juliane
BMW World - museum about the car-brand BMW - all about the brand's history - models of old and new cars --> very popular among tourists!
9. Lenbachhaus
9. Lenbachhaus
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7 local reviews
33 Luisenstraße, Munich
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
089/5237214
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Ckonny
Closest Museum to the flat!
Jo
------EN------ Great, 2013 general renovated museum with an international reputation. ------DE------ Tolles, 2…
Samuel
This is an amazing museum. I love it! This is the place to see modern art in Munich, including artists from De…
9. Lenbachhaus
9. Lenbachhaus
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7 local reviews
33 Luisenstraße, Munich
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
089/5237214
Ckonny
Ckonny
Closest Museum to the flat!
Jo
Jo
------EN------ Great, 2013 general renovated museum with an international reputation. ------DE------ Tolles, 2013 generalsaniertes Museum mi…
Samuel
Samuel
This is an amazing museum. I love it! This is the place to see modern art in Munich, including artists from Der Blaue Reiter movement.
10. Königsplatz
10. Königsplatz
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12 local reviews
Königsplatz, Munich
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Natasha
Königsplatz (King's Square) is a square in Munich, Germany. Built in the style of European Neo-Classicism in t…
Andreas
Built in the style of European Neo-Classicism in the 19th century, it is a center of cultural life. The area a…
Anita
It is more than just the museums. Enjoy a warm evening on the steps of the museum with a glass of wine or beer…
10. Königsplatz
10. Königsplatz
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12 local reviews
Königsplatz, Munich
Natasha
Natasha
Königsplatz (King's Square) is a square in Munich, Germany. Built in the style of European Neo-Classicism in the 19th century, it is a cente…
Andreas
Andreas
Built in the style of European Neo-Classicism in the 19th century, it is a center of cultural life. The area around Königsplatz is today the…
Anita
Anita
It is more than just the museums. Enjoy a warm evening on the steps of the museum with a glass of wine or beer (no bar: bring your own).
11. Munich Residenz
11. Munich Residenz
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9 local reviews
1 Residenzstraße, Altstadt-Lehel
+49 89 290671
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Juliane
City Castle - the king was living here in winter times - interesting museum integrated - theater inside
Rebecca
The residence in the center of Munich was Munich's city palace and the residence of the Bavarian dukes, electo…
Juliane
City Castle - the king was living here in winter times - interesting museum integrated - theater inside
11. Munich Residenz
11. Munich Residenz
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9 local reviews
1 Residenzstraße, Altstadt-Lehel
+49 89 290671
Juliane
Juliane
City Castle - the king was living here in winter times - interesting museum integrated - theater inside
Rebecca
Rebecca
The residence in the center of Munich was Munich's city palace and the residence of the Bavarian dukes, electors and kings. The sprawling pa…
Juliane
Juliane
City Castle - the king was living here in winter times - interesting museum integrated - theater inside
12. Marienplatz
12. Marienplatz
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71 local reviews
1 Marienplatz, Altstadt-Lehel
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
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Ben & Julia
Center of Munich - you can reach shopping malls, restaurants and famous places of interests like the Frauenkir…
Hans
Munich - information about sightseeing and events -www.muenchen.de (in English) - opera, 3 symphonic orchestra…
Suryanna
Marienplatz downtown munich with both city halls, old and new, fish fountain and Mariensäule
12. Marienplatz
12. Marienplatz
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71 local reviews
1 Marienplatz, Altstadt-Lehel
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
Ben & Julia
Ben & Julia
Center of Munich - you can reach shopping malls, restaurants and famous places of interests like the Frauenkirche, Rathaus, Viktualienmarkt,…
Hans
Hans
Munich - information about sightseeing and events -www.muenchen.de (in English) - opera, 3 symphonic orchestras, 40 museums (e.g. Deutsches …
Suryanna
Suryanna
Marienplatz downtown munich with both city halls, old and new, fish fountain and Mariensäule