Lion-quadriga on top of the Siegestor in Munich photographed from above with a drone.

Destination Information

News & Highlights 2022

The year 2022 will be exciting and, above all, active. Visitors can look forward to sporting highlights, tradition and culture, and many new and innovative venues.

The 50th anniversary of the Olympic Games in Munich

The Festival of Play, Sport, and Art in July 2022 is just one of the highlights of the 50th anniversary of the Olympic Games in Munich. Throughout 2022, exhibitions and programs throughout the city will recall the spirit of optimism and visionary design of the serene Games, the fates of the victims, and the personal stories associated with the Munich Olympics and invite new encounters.
www.muenchen1972-2022.de

European Championships Munich 2022 (11th – 21th August 2022)

Nine European Championships under one roof: The European Championships are Munich's largest multi-sport event since the 1972 Olympic Games. More than 4,700 athletes from all over Europe compete in the Olympic sports of beach volleyball, canoe racing, climbing, athletics, cycling, rowing, table tennis, triathlon, and gymnastics. Competitions in para canoe and para-rowing complete the diverse sports program. In addition to 177 exciting medal decisions, visitors can look forward to "The Roofs" - the festival of diversity and surprise rounds off the event to an unforgettable experience.
www.munich2022.com

 

World's leading trade fair bauma (24th – 30th October 2022)

Bauma at the Munich trade fair center will evaluate the future of construction, building materials, and mining machinery sectors, as well as construction vehicles and equipment.

Furthermore, topics like CO2 reduction or the path to autonomous machines will be the main emphasis. Newest information will be exchanged and discussed at the numerous trade show booths, and during live presentations, discussion panels, and lectures.
www.bauma.de

 

The Macherei

The Macherei is located in the east of Munich. This building is a place to create ideas and realize new concepts. Working and inspiring exhibition rooms for art and culture create space to develop future projects. With an area of 16,500 square meters, the Design Offices of the Macherei offer various possibilities for working with individual as well as team offices.

In March 2022, the new "Scandic Hotel" will open in the Macherei, bringing Scandinavian and sustainable hotel business to the Bavarian capital. With its innovative design, the 4* hotel with 234 rooms, a restaurant, and a rooftop bar with a view of the Alps, which will initially be bookable exclusively for closed events, fits perfectly with the brick look of the Macherei.
More information can be found here, here and here.

 

DO & CO Hotel incl. FC Bayern World

The five-story FC Bayern World between Frauenkirche and Munich City Hall combines a three-story FC Bayern Fanstore with the directly adjacent boutique hotel, which opened its doors in Summer 2021. The 30 rooms and the exclusive penthouse loft suite are based on the club's 31 championships and thus combine international flair with the famous Bavarian charm. The world of experience is rounded off by the two DO & CO restaurants: a locally oriented eatery on the first floor and an internationally inspired restaurant on the second floor.
www.docohotel.com

Gasteig HP8

In the fall of 2021, the Gasteig moved and became the Gasteig HP8. While the well-known cultural center on Rosenheimer Platz is being renovated, its extensive cultural offerings will find a new home on the grounds of Stadtwerke München at Hans-Preißinger-Strasse 8 (HP8) in Sendling.
www.gasteig.de

 

Motorworld Munich

Motorworld München is a hotspot for vehicle enthusiasts with the most versatile event areas on 75,000 square meters of the former Freimann railroad repair works in the north of the city. From vintage cars and rarities to modern luxury automobiles and motorbikes, car and motorcycle lovers will find everything their hearts desire here. Automotive treasures can be housed and presented in exclusive glass boxes. Motorworld München, with its specialized workshops, high-quality accessory stores, and varied catering establishments, is open to the public free of charge all year round. Motorworld also combines 22 conference rooms and four multifunctional event locations with capacities ranging from 440 to around 6,000 guests. Also included are the venerable Zenith, the Dampfdom, and the Kesselhaus.

Conference guests can stay on the premises in the 156 hotel rooms, suites, and studios of the AMERON Munich Motorworld. With gaudy 1960s and 1970s car paints and original steel girders from the old engine hall, the four-star property reflects the theme of mobility. The AMERON is part of the Althoff Hotels and includes gastronomic highlights; the hotel's restaurant, BACiO della Mamma, stands for family hospitality in the style of a cozy Italian trattoria. A Vitality Spa gives hotel guests an unobstructed view of the Lokhalle.
www.motorworld.de

 

Science Congress Center Munich

In 2021, the Science Congress Center Munich opened. The new congress center is the centerpiece of the "Galileo - Neue Mitte Garching" and is located directly at the Garching-Forschungszentrum subway station. The congress center has a modern and bright atmosphere with 2,400 square meters of event space. The heart of the SCCM is the Audimax, with 1,300 seats and daylight. Its unique acoustics, equipment, and ambiance are impressive. In addition, the auditorium can be divided for events with up to 570 guests.

In addition, there are 14 individually configurable event rooms, ranging in size from 55 to 280 square meters. Ideal for catering, banquets, and exhibitions are the 1,600 square meters of the SCCM foyer. With state-of-the-art sound and event technology as well as free WLAN, the Science Congress Center offers stress-free events in an atmosphere characterized by science.

The SCCM is located near the A9 motorway between Munich Airport and the city center. The
Garching Forschungszentrum subway station is located directly below the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel Munich Garching and next to the SCCM. In addition to the 256 rooms at the Courtyard, there are approximately 159 apartments available at the Stellaris Apartment Hotel. Delegates arriving by car can use 550 underground parking spaces in the "Galileo - Neue Mitte Garching".
www.scc-munich.com

 

 

Werksviertel-Mitte at Ostbahnhof

The Werksviertel combines living, housing, and working innovatively. In the middle of Munich and perfectly connected to the existing infrastructure, a new district is being created at the Ostbahnhof station, which is characterized by vision and innovation. Around 1,150 apartments will be built on the 39-hectare site in the coming years. In addition, 7,000 jobs will be created in the Werksviertel.

Werksviertel-Mitte is located in the heart of the Werksviertel and covers an area of around 10 hectares. It is home to the Umadum Ferris Wheel, the Container Collective, and, in the future, the BRSO concert hall. Residential space, offices, a concert hall, a hotel, and gastronomy facilities. A well-thought-out social infrastructure and sports facilities form a symbiosis with the surroundings and its users.

As an overnight accommodation option directly after an event at the Tonhalle, the TECHNIKUM or the WERK7 theater, the gambino Hotel, newly opened in 2021, or the Adina Hotel Munich are perfectly located in the Werksviertel-Mitte.

 

Hotel openings 2022

Dorint Hotel München Garching****
Business Campus, Parkring 6, 85748 Garching b. Munich, 208 rooms, fall 2022
www.dorint.com

Hampton by Hilton Munich City North****
Ingolstädter Straße 44, 80807 Munich, 258 rooms, Q2 2022
www.hilton.com

Holiday Inn Express Munich North***
Ingolstädter Straße 44, 80807 Munich, 270 rooms, Q2 2022
www.ihg.com

ibis Styles (GHotel & Living Munich)***
Perlach Plaza, 81737 Munich, 172 rooms, winter 2022
www.ghotel-group.de

Königshof Hotel *****
Karlsplatz 25, 80335 Munich, 105 rooms, winter 2022
www.koenigshof-hotel.de

M41 Serviced Apartments
Meglingerstr. 41b, 81477 Munich, 91 apartments, summer 2022
www.m41.immo

Marriott Munich World Conference Center****
Landsberger Straße 160 - 162, 80687 Munich, 411 rooms, 2022
www.marriott.de

Motel One***
Schillerstraße 3-3a, 80336 Munich, 281 rooms, 2022
www.motel-one.com

Quartier A Hotel***
Anzinger Str. 23 - 29, 81671 Munich, 180 rooms, summer 2022

Ruby Rosi Munich****
Bayerstraße 21, 80335 Munich, 102 rooms, April 2022
www.ruby-hotels.com

Scandic Munich Macherei****
Weihenstephaner Str. 28, 81673 Munich, 234 rooms, March 2022
www.scandichotels.de

Vienna House R.evo München
Carl-Wery-Str. 35, 81739 Munich, 607 apartments, 2022
www.viennahouse.com

Wombat’s Munich Werksviertel
Grafinger Str., 81671 Munich, 100 rooms, Q1 2022
www.wombats-hostels.com

WunderLocke
Gmunder Str. 27, 81739 Munich, 360 apartments, March 2022
www.lockeliving.com

Hotel openings 2023 - 2024

Cocoon Hotel Theresienwiese ***
Theresienhöhe, 80336 Munich, 84 studios, 2023
www.cocoon-hotels.de

Freiham MK2***
Wiesenfelser Str., 81249 Munich, 100 rooms, winter 2023

Hotel Schani****
Goethestr. 26, 80336 Munich, 50 rooms, summer 2023
www.hotelschani.com

Mandarin Oriental Munich *****
Neuturmstraße 1, 80331 Munich, expansion 50 rooms, 20 apartments, 2024
www.mandarinoriental.de

Marriott Munich World Conference Center****
Landsberger Str. 160- 162, 80687 Munich, 411 rooms, spring 2023
www.marriott.de

MK 6 – Serviced Apartments
Radlkoferstr., 81373 Munich, 118 apartments, spring 2023

Rosewood Munich*****
Kardinal-Faulhaber-Str. 1, 80333 Munich, 132 rooms, 2023
www.rosewoodhotels.com

The Base München
Schätzweg 1-3, 80935 Munich, 154 apartments, end of 2023
www.jointhebase.co

 

January 2022

 

Photos: Sigi Müller, Messe München, istock/meinzahn, Redline Enterprises, Science Congress Center, Scandic, Do&Co, Motorworld München

Covid-19

For information about Covid-19 and your stay in Munich please have a look here.

With the new information portal corona-navigator.de, the "Federal Competence Centre for Tourism" wants to give orientation to tourism professionals. The portal offers current news, facts and recommendations for action for the tourism industry.

Companies can find information on federal economic aid on this website (in German only).

Convention bureau
Rooftop view of Munich with the skyline of the Alps in the background.

Munich as a conference destination

Located on the Isar river, this is a dream city in an ideal location for event planners. Information on Munich and its economic and knowledge clusters.    

Located on the Isar river, this is a dream city in an ideal location for event planners. Information on Munich and its economic and knowledge clusters.

Two women and a man working at at table with a laptop in a hotel in Munich.

Conventions & Conferences

The Bavarian “meeting metropolis” is synonymous with successful conventions and welcomes event planners with open arms.

The Bavarian “meeting metropolis” is synonymous with successful conventions and welcomes event planners with open arms.

Two women and a man are standing on the roof of the Olympic Stadium in Munich.

Incentives & events

Whether a team-building event, a cultural highlight or a culinary experience; you’ll find a range of suggestions for the perfect supporting programme in and around Munich.

Whether a team-building event, a cultural highlight or a culinary experience; you’ll find a range of suggestions for the perfect supporting programme in and around Munich.

Convention Bureau staff sit on steps.

The team

We live for Munich... and for the unique opportunities it offers for organising unforgettable events.

We live for Munich... and for the unique opportunities it offers for organising unforgettable events.

Overview: Conference Hotels
Discover Munich
The Friedensengel - Angle of Peace - in Munich.

Sights you can't miss in Munich

In a nutshell: the most important sights at a glance.

In a nutshell: the most important sights at a glance. Our top 20 highlights that you really should see during your stay in Munich.

A young man and a boy are sitting on the ground in front of paintings in the Alte Pinakothek in Munich.

Pure cultural pleasure

World-class museums, legendary stages, impressive galleries: Munich offers pure cultural pleasure!

World-class museums, legendary stages, impressive galleries: Munich offers pure cultural pleasure!

The Siegestor at Ludwigstraße in Munich in autumn

Every district has its own unique beauty

Schwabing, Glockenbach, Haidhausen, Nymphenburg: an overview.

Bohemian in Schwabing, colourful diversity in Glockenbach, village idyll in Haidhausen, noble residences in Bogenhausen: Each of Munich's districts has its own unique beauty. An overview.

A man with curly hair is sitting in a beer garden in Munich and is smiling.

Traditionally enjoyed

Traditional, modern or exquisite: everything you need to know about Munich's culinary diversity.

Traditional, modern or exquisite: everything you need to know about Munich's culinary diversity.

A couple is sitting on stones and is looking to the water of the Isar River in Munich.

Munich stories

Welcome to Munich! Learn more about Munich's most beautiful spots and its residents.

Welcome to Munich! Learn more about Munich's most beautiful spots and its residents.

"Sphere" by Olafur Eliasson in the Fünf Höfe in Munich.

Elegant and exclusive

Luxury shopping and elegant design go hand in hand in Munich. An overview.

Luxury shopping and elegant design go hand in hand in Munich. An overview.

A chairoplane at the Auer Dult in Munich.

Markets, fairs and festivals

Weekly markets, fairs, Spring Festival, Oktoberfest, Christmas markets: the most important dates.

Weekly markets, fairs, Spring Festival, Oktoberfest, Christmas markets: the most important dates.

People swimming and sun bathing at the Isar river in München with the church St Maximilian in the background.

Relaxation and fun

There is no better place to relax and have fun than in Munich's green oases.

There is no better place to relax and have fun than in Munich's green oases.

Eibsee nearby Garmisch in the surrounding region of Munich taken from the air with a drone.

Munich and its mountains

Hiking, mountaineering, kiting, skiing: the local mountains are a recreational paradise. 

Hiking, mountaineering, kiting, skiing: the local mountains are a recreational paradise. 

Overview: Trade Fair Hotels