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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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News & Highlights 2023 in Munich

Munich is in for an exciting new year. Event planners and visitors can look forward to a number of news and some special events in the metropolis on the Isar.

Munich is in for an exciting new year. Event planners and visitors can look forward to a number of news and some special events in the metropolis on the Isar.

The Convention Bureau's stand at IBTM World 2022

Inspiration for the MICE industry

From 29 November to 1 December 2022, over 3,000 exhibitors and 15,000 experts from the meetings and events industry from over 100 countries met in Barcelona, Spain.

From 29 November to 1 December 2022, over 3,000 exhibitors and 15,000 experts from the meetings and events industry from over 100 countries met in Barcelona, Spain.

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Success is what you create for yourself

2022, there are already numerous successes that Munich ccompanies from the MICE sector have been able to achieve for themselves.

2022, there are already numerous successes that Munich companies from the MICE sector have been able to achieve for themselves.

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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.

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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.

The visitors in the Werksviertel-Mitte.

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.

The Law Library in the New Town Hall in Munich.

Archive Convention Bureau

Our archives are for everybody. From current case studies about hybrid and covid-compliant events, new opernings and articles about the business hub Munich. Simply browse, inform yourself and get inspired!

Our archives are for everybody. From current case studies about hybrid and covid-compliant events, new opernings and articles about the business hub Munich.

Our archives are for everybody. From current case studies about hybrid and covid-compliant events, new opernings and articles about the business hub Munich. Simply browse, inform yourself and get inspired!

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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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.

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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.