Museums & Monuments

The worlds only museum devoted to the potato in art, from oil paintings to modern graphics. Free admission. At Grafinger Strasse 2, 81671 Munich.
Toy museum with a large collection of European and American toys, including teddy bears, dolls and toy trains. At Marienplatz 15, 80311 Munich.
BMW Museum
Presents a history of the famous car manufacturers. Permanent exhibition of over 125 cars. Workshops and tours for children. At Olympiapark 2, 80809 Munich.
Deutsches Museum
Worlds largest technology and natural sciences museum, with 13 acres of exhibitions. Open daily from 09.00-17.00. At Museuminsel 1, 80538 Munich.
Deutsches Jagd- und Fischereimuseum Munchen
A museum detailing the history of hunting and fishing from the Stone Age to the present day. Open daily from 09:30-17:00. Neuhauser Strasse 2, 80331 Munich.
Haus der Kunst
Leading worldwide centre for contemporary art with no permanent exhibition of its own. See website for current exhibitions. Open Monday to Sunday from 10:00-20:00 with late opening on Thursday until 22:00. At Prinzregentenstrasse 1, 80538 Munich.
Four museums of modern art, graphics, architecture and international design under one roof. See website for opening times and addresses as each has a different entrance (located at Barer Strasse, 80779 Munich).
Munich City Museum
Museum covering the citys history. See website for current exhibitions. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00-18:00. At St.-Jakobs-Platz 1, 80331 Munich.
Jewish Museum
Museum dedicated to Jewish history, art and culture. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00-18:00. Guided tours every Sunday at 15:00. See website for details of current exhibitions. At St-Jakobs-Platz 16, 80331 Munich.
Neuschwanstein Castle
Ludwig IIs fantastical Neuschwanstein Castle, the world-famous inspiration for Disneys Sleeping Beauty Castle. Neuschwansteinstrasse, Schwangau, 87645 Bavaria.
MVG Transport Museum
Official transport museum of Munichs public transport operator with 25 historic trams, buses and commerical vehicles from different eras. There is also a bistro area and shop. See website for opening times. At Staendlerstrasse 20, 81549 Munich.
Museum Mensch und Natur
Museum dedicated to the history of the earth and evolution. Interactive exhibits. Open Tues-Sat 09.00-17.00. At Schloss Nymphenburg, 80638 Munich.