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Muenchner Stadtmuseum /Munich Municipal Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Very interesting visit

As many of the other reviews suggest, the exhibition about National Socialism is a good reason... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Sal P
Greater London, United Kingdom
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Don't be put off by the ground floor exhibition!

Initially, I was underwhelmed by this museum as the ground floor exhibition is dry and has a dearth... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
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The various exhibitions at the Münchner Stadtmuseum present a thrilling tapestry of the history of the city of Munich and its culture. The extraordinarily rich collections not only feature the graphic arts and painting, furniture, arts and crafts...more
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St.-Jakobs-Platz 1, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 23322370
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

The National Socilaism exhibition, in a separate and suitably darkened building, was a good alternative to the personal walking tour we missed and, judging by some of the other walking tour reviews, more balanced and informative. The exhibition is chronological with introductory panels to each...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

We run into this and decided to enter and it was really worth it ! Small , quaint , with friendly staff ! Even if you don't actually visit, just go in the entrance hallway to see the big model of early era Munich !

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Argyris_H
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

As many of the other reviews suggest, the exhibition about National Socialism is a good reason alone to visit this museum. It is however, more than that and it is worth thinking carefully about your focus before you start exploring. The NS room (separate to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sal P
Reviewed 13 September 2018

To be honest the main part of the exhibition is typically unexciting.The NSDAP exhibition is good but in now rather rendered redundant by the new Documentation Centre.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wingate
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We went to visit this museum as we had a few hours to spare - could have done with a few more! We paid €4 each to see the permanent exhibitions which we thought was very reasonable. The staff were very helpful and professional. You...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LozBoz27
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Initially, I was underwhelmed by this museum as the ground floor exhibition is dry and has a dearth of information. The floors upstairs were progessively more interesting. For anyone giving the puppet exhibition a miss - do go there as it leads on to an...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Bettagettalife
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The Munich Municipal Museum has an interesting mix of items in it's permanent collection, some of which has nothing to do with the city itself. The two exhibitions I enjoyed most were the ones that were related to the city – National Socialism in Munich...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank StockholmKindaGuy
Reviewed 14 July 2018

This museum contains very good exhibitions on the history of Munich and Munich during National Socialism, but the most interesting exhibition was one on the art works acquired during the Nazi period from Jewish art dealers and collectors, and from other collectors who had managed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank operalover939
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Disappointing collection for city of Munich's size and age, poor guidance in spite it is a recently modernised museum (signs in German only, the free of charge video guide), documentation thorough but generally focused on pecularities and whereabouts of secondary importance. You won't get a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 242henrikm
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

A museum on Munich history is a good idea but in this specific museum it’s required to speak German only! The audio guide is available in French but extremely limited to few items (mainly paintings ignoring a whole set of interesting things especially the national...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Frédéric S
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29 October 2018|
Response from StockholmKindaGuy | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, it's not Free on Sundays. With that said, it's not an expensive museum. If you have a Munich Pass, you can get into the permanent exhibitions free.