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News Convention Bureau

The Bavarian mice metropolis stands for successful events and welcomes event planners with open arms. Here you will find the latest news from the Convention Bureau.

You can find the right contact person for the Convention Bureau here.

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Interview with Constantin von Günther from Bavarian Outfitters

At many MICE events, too, participants like to dress in traditional costume. To avoid organisers or agencies having to buy hundreds of Dirndls and Lederhosen themselves, there is Bavarian Outfitters.

At many MICE events, too, participants like to dress in traditional costume. To avoid organisers or agencies having to buy hundreds of Dirndls and Lederhosen themselves, there is Bavarian Outfitters.

The Graphene Week stand at BWM Welt Munich.

Graphene Week 2022

From 5 to 9 September, leading scientists, including three Nobel laureates, came together at Graphene Week 2022 to share the latest insights in graphene research.

From 5 to 9 September, leading scientists, including three Nobel laureates, came together at Graphene Week 2022 to share the latest insights in graphene research.

Entrance to the Olympic Stadium in Munich at sunset in autumn

The Munich Convention Bureau at IMEX America in Las Vegas

IMEX America is the largest and most important trade fair on the North American continent. Taking part is of course a must for the Munich Convention Bureau as well.

IMEX America is the largest and most important trade fair on the North American continent. Taking part is of course a must for the Munich Convention Bureau as well.

Two beer mugs, radishes and cheese are lying on a table in a beer garden in Munich.

Munich and it's beer - a success story

100 years ago, Munich's barley juice began a triumphal procession throughout the world and has been considered a delicacy ever since.

100 years ago, Munich's barley juice began a triumphal procession throughout the world and has been considered a delicacy ever since.

Visitors of an event in the Olympic stadium

Munich as a sports city

How events, trade fairs and congresses contribute to the city's sporting image

How events, trade fairs and congresses contribute to the city's sporting image

Joggers run in the Olympic Park in Munich.

#simplyactive

Increase the concentration of participants at the event through movement, non-technical experiences and fun.

Increase the concentration of participants at the event through movement, non-technical experiences and fun.

Slow Sport Yoga in a park in Munich.

Exercise in Munich to balance out congresses and conferences

Munich's leisure value is at least as high as its MICE infrastructure is good. There are many places where you can really let off steam or just get some exercise.

Munich's leisure value is at least as high as its MICE infrastructure is good. There are many places where you can really let off steam or just get some exercise.

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Young MICE talents on a study tour in Munich

Young talent is also urgently needed in the MICE industry. In May 2022, Munich was visited by 120 students from the Glion Institute of Higher Education, specialising in Hospitality and Events.

Young talent is also urgently needed in the MICE industry. In May 2022, Munich was visited by 120 students from the Glion Institute of Higher Education, specialising in Hospitality and Events.

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#simplygreen

Topics such as environmental protection or green energy are also taking on great importance in the MICE industry.

Topics such as environmental protection or green energy are also taking on great importance in the MICE industry.

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Event planners from North America discover Munich

Following IMEX Frankfurt, the Munich Convention Bureau and some of its partners welcomed event planners from the USA and Canada to Munich for a FAM trip.

Following IMEX Frankfurt, the Munich Convention Bureau and some of its partners welcomed event planners from the USA and Canada to Munich for a FAM trip.

View of the Kranzberg mountain.

Hiking together

"Hike like a local!" - following this motto, Munich Wanderland offers guided tours in the Bavarian Alps. The aim of the hiking guides: to introduce MICE guests to local nature and culture off the beaten track.

"Hike like a local!" - following this motto, Munich Wanderland offers guided tours in the Bavarian Alps. The aim of the hiking guides: to introduce MICE guests to local nature and culture off the beaten track.

ProfTreff 2022 at the Munich Urban Colab.

Focus on science and innovation

The motto for this year’s ProfTreff on May 11 was: “Munich – a driving force for tomorrow”.

The motto for this year’s ProfTreff on May 11 was: “Munich – a driving force for tomorrow”.

Inside the stadion at Olympiapark in Munich.

The Convention Bureau at the IMEX 2022 in Frankfurt a.M.

The most important trade exhibition in Germany for meetings, incentives, conventions and events is finally back live on site in Frankfurt a. M. this year, from 31 May to 2 June.

The most important trade exhibition in Germany for meetings, incentives, conventions and events is finally back live on site in Frankfurt a. M. this year, from 31 May to 2 June.

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Munich scores with Bavarian-International flair

Munich's traditional breweries, international hotel chains, Motorworld are an integral part of the image of the Bavarian capital.

Munich's traditional breweries, international hotel chains, Motorworld are an integral part of the image of the Bavarian capital.

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Internationality in the MICE metropolis Munich

At events in Munich, everyone enjoys the typical Bavarian way of life, the cordiality, the regional specialities and curiosities.

At events in Munich, everyone enjoys the typical Bavarian way of life, the cordiality, the regional specialities and curiosities. ​

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The 24th Euromedlab congress – a best case

The first major conference after all the pandemic-related delays and at the same time the start of the medical congress year.

The first major conference after all the pandemic-related delays and at the same time the start of the medical congress year.

Skyline of the innercity of Munich at night.

ICLE at Holiday Inn – a best case

From 31 March to 2 April 2022, the 3rd International Conference on Lymphocyte Engineering (ICLE 2022) was held in Munich to share advances in lymphocyte engineering.

From 31 March to 2 April 2022, the 3rd International Conference on Lymphocyte Engineering (ICLE 2022) was held in Munich to share advances in lymphocyte engineering.

The BMW Welt and the BMW headquarter in Munich late in the evening.

Business Metropolis Munich

As a leading university and science location, Munich offers an ideal environment for congresses, conferences and events.

As a leading university and science location, Munich offers an ideal environment for congresses, conferences and events.

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Meetings at the Viktualienmarkt

Who doesn't know it? The unique Hotel LOUIS with a great view, directly at the popular Viktualienmarkt. This year it will be 13 years old.

Who doesn't know it? The unique Hotel LOUIS with a great view, directly at the popular Viktualienmarkt. This year it will be 13 years old.

View of the old town of Munich.

Communication strategy

The Munich Convention Bureau presents its communication strategy for 2022 and news.

The Munich Convention Bureau presents its communication strategy for 2022 and news.

TrendSet at Messe München

The 118th International Trade Fair for Interior, Inspiration and Lifestyle, TrendSet, was held at the Messe München exhibition center from January 8 to 10, 2022.

The 118th International Trade Fair for Interior, Inspiration and Lifestyle, TrendSet, was held at the Messe München exhibition center from January 8 to 10, 2022.

The Macherei Quartier in the Berg am Laim district of Munich.

The Macherei

On 74,400 square meters in the Berg am Laim district, "Die Macherei" gives people who want to contribute something a place to live.

On 74,400 square meters in the Berg am Laim district, "Die Macherei" gives people who want to contribute something a place to live.

Panoramic view of Karlsplatz / Stachus in Munich with the Frauenkirche in the background photographed from the air.

News Media Relations

Munich and its districts are highly popular with leisure travellers. The Media Relations team takes care of national and international tourism marketing as well as media and blogger enquiries from these regions. Here you can find current news and story ideas for research.

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Two men and a boy are sitting on the green grass of the Königsplatz in Munich on a sunny day.

Five good reasons to visit Munich before the end of the year 2022

In addition to Munich’s famous sights, numerous inspiring events lie in store for visitors to the Bavarian capital throughout the remainder of this year.

In addition to Munich’s famous sights, numerous inspiring events lie in store for visitors to the Bavarian capital throughout the remainder of this year.

Festival in the Olympic Park in the sunshine.

New in Munich

Munich is taking off this summer, and not just for the anniversary of the Summer Olympics. You can find the latest news on events, sights, restaurants and hotels here.

Munich is taking off this summer, and not just for the anniversary of the Summer Olympics. You can find the latest news on events, sights, restaurants and hotels here.

View of the Olympic Park in Munich.

Munich celebrates 50th anniversary of 1972 Olympics

Throughout the whole year, visitors will be able to revive the Spirit of 1972 at many cultural events, exhibitions and other highlights all over the city.

Throughout the whole year, visitors will be able to revive the Spirit of 1972 at many cultural events, exhibitions and other highlights all over the city.

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New hotel openings in Munich

As a pulsating metropolis, Munich offers its guests accommodation of the highest standard. Current hotel openings.

As a pulsating metropolis, Munich offers its guests accommodation of the highest standard. Current hotel openings.

View of an orchestra playing in the Gasteig in Munich.

Four new cultural stages for Munich

Excellent acoustics and ultra-modern architecture – four spectacular new concert and theatre stages have recently opened in Munich.

Excellent acoustics and ultra-modern architecture – four spectacular new concert and theatre stages have recently opened in Munich.

A couple is eating chestnuts in the English Garden in Munich.

Autumn in Munich

Even without the Oktoberfest, Munich has a lot to offer visitors this autumn.

Even without the Oktoberfest, Munich has a lot to offer visitors this autumn.

View of Munich's old town and the Alps in the background.

News Corporate Communications

München Tourismus is a municipal tourism organisation within the Department of Labour and Economic Affairs of the City of Munich. Together with our partners from the private sector, the Tourismusinitiative München TIM e.V., we position tourism topics in the city society and the destination Munich in international competition. Here you will find the latest news from corporate communications and the right contact person for local and regional media.

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Annual performance stats for 2021

München Tourismus looks back on a difficult tourism year with bright spots for the industry.

München Tourismus looks back on a difficult tourism year with bright spots for the industry.

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Annual Review 2020

While normal arrival numbers and even slight growth were recorded in the first two months of 2020, the impact of the pandemic started to become apparent from the end of February, with massive reverberations arising from mid-March onwards.

While normal arrival numbers and even slight growth were recorded in the first two months of 2020, the impact of the pandemic started to become apparent from the end of February, with massive reverberations arising from mid-March onwards.

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Annual performance stats for 2019

Tourism in Munich continued to grow last year: 8.8 million arrivals and 18.3 million overnight stays were registered in 2019.

Tourism in Munich continued to grow last year: 8.8 million arrivals and 18.3 million overnight stays were registered in 2019.

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Annual Review 2018

With a 10 percent increase in overnight stays, the domestic market showed strong upward momentum.

The domestic market is showing particularly strong upward momentum with an increase of 10 per cent in overnight stays.