This winter, the state capital is presenting the Munich Kunstareal with a very special kind of lighting event.
From now until 14 February, visitors to the area will be greeted by light installations created by a host of renowned Munich artists. Our delighted author went for a wander around the area.
Learn more about the makers of the light action in the Kunstareal.
18 museums and exhibition houses, over 40 galleries, six universities and numerous cultural institutions: the Kunstareal!
Our author is a modern young woman. What does Jawlensky's ‘Portrait of the Dancer Alexander Sacharoff' mean to her?
Our author is not an art historian, but a trained chef. What does he think of Pieter Bruegel's "The Land of Cockaigne"?
Our author is a fashion blogger. She casts a contemporary eye over Ferdinand Hodler’s picture “Student at Jena”.
Welcome to the world’s largest collection of artwork by the “Blaue Reiter” (Blue Rider) group.
Lenbachhaus, Museum Brandhorst, Pinakothek: We asked three museum professionals to introduce us to some of their favourites.
Cy Twombly’s Lepanto cycle in the Museum Brandhorst is a monumental study about life, history and light. A visit to Achim Hochdörfer, director of the museum.
2 nights in your selected hotel and - thanks to the City Pass - free admission to 45 museums, sights and attractions: our travel package for explorers.
Munichs official visitor cards at a glance.
World-class museums, legendary stages, impressive galleries: Munich offers pure cultural pleasure!