We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Muenchner Stadtmuseum /Munich Municipal Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Save
Share
Review Highlights
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
Bettagettalife
,
Geneva
Allow Enough TIme to Appreciate this Museum

I was hesitant to visit the Stadtmuseum, given variable reviews on TripAdvisor. But I really... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
RiBrown74
,
Indianapolis, Indiana
Read all 216 reviews
190
All photos (190)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
About
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
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
St.-Jakobs-Platz 1, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Website
+49 89 23322370
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Munich
from US$39.40
More Info
from US$20.90
More Info
from US$302.38
More Info
from US$23.18
More Info
Reviews (216)
Filter reviews
114 results
Traveller rating
28
43
23
13
7
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
28
43
23
13
7
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsnational socialismmusical instrumentsnazi partyfairground attractionsenglish audio guidewax workspermanent exhibitiontranslated into englishinformation boardsamusement parktwo hoursspecial exhibitmunich's historygift shopworth a visitthird reichrainy day
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 114 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

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

Thank Lauren J
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

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

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

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

Thank Henrik M
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

1  Thank Frédéric S
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

I will have to echo other reviews, in the basically everything written, there are a very few exceptions, is in German. An auto guide is included but that covers no more then 10% of what is written in German. This is not to say the...More

Thank BernieandJune
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

As per the previous review, if you don’t speak German it is not an issue. An audio device is included as part of your ticket and gives a very full overview and commentary about every display. Displays have numbers for the corresponding audio track so...More

Thank GKD60
Reviewed 22 April 2018

I was hesitant to visit the Stadtmuseum, given variable reviews on TripAdvisor. But I really wanted to see the Nazi exhibit to see how the German and non-German views may differ. I started with the '"Typically Munich" exhibition, which some reviewers found difficult to understand...More

Thank RiBrown74
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 399 hotels in Munich
Hotel Blauer Bock
1,102 reviews
.09 km away
Living Hotel Das Viktualienmarkt
546 reviews
.21 km away
LOUIS Hotel
829 reviews
.21 km away
Hotel am Viktualienmarkt
355 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4,087 restaurants in Munich
Schmalznudel - Cafe Frischhut
380 reviews
.12 km away
Hoiz Weinbistro
258 reviews
.06 km away
Restaurant Blauer Bock
151 reviews
.10 km away
Soumi
50 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 933 attractions in Munich
Viktualienmarkt
2,835 reviews
.23 km away
Ohel Jakob Synagogue
43 reviews
.10 km away
Ruffinihaus
31 reviews
.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Muenchner Stadtmuseum /Munich Municipal Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines