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Since its opening in 2009, Museum Brandhorst has established itself as a central site for contemporary art in Germany. Behind the spectacular façade, comprising 36,000 ceramic louvres, you can experience and discover outstanding pieces of contemporary art!



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Opening hours

We are open until 6:00 PM today.

Daily except Monday: 10:00 - 6:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 - 8:00 PM



Regular: 7.00 €
Reduced: 5.00 €
Sundays: 1.00 €


Admission is free for children and young people up to 18 years of age.

Audio guide (German | English)

Free of charge



Map and Directions

Entrance to the museum:

Theresienstraße, corner of Türkenstraße


The best way to reach Museum Brandhorst is by public transport.




No. 27/No. 28: Pinakotheken (4 minutes on foot)



U2: Königsplatz (12 minutes on foot) or Theresienstraße (10 minutes on foot)

U3/U6: Odeonsplatz (12 minutes on foot) Universität (10 minutes on foot)




No. 154: Türkenstraße (5 minutes on foot)

No. 100: Maxvorstadt/Sammlung Brandhorst (toward Main Station) (1 minute on foot) or at Pinakotheken (coming from the Main Station) (4 minutes on foot)

No. 58: Maxvorstadt/Sammlung Brandhorst

No. 68: Maxvorstadt/Sammlung Brandhorst


Barrier-free access

Visitors with children are welcome to use the light strollers provided by the museum. Wheelchairs are also available for the disabled. Both are easy to maneuver in the galleries. Please ask at the information desk in the foyer.



There are 2 disabled parking spaces in front of the main entrance to Museum Brandhorst.



There are two elevators for visitors. The elevators provide access to all exhibition levels (lower level, ground floor, upper floor). Another elevator connects the entrance foyer (ground floor) with the cloakroom level (lower level).



Wheelchairs are available at the information desk upon request. It is of course possible to visit the exhibition galleries with the help of a wheelchair.



The museum provides restrooms for disabled visitors in three locations: on the upper level beyond the Lounge, on the lower floor near the cloakroom, and beside the media suite.


Lockers (deposit required: 1.00 € or 2.00 €) are available on the lower floor.


The café is open during our regular opening hours.

House rules

In order to ensure a considerate treatment of exhibits and visitors, the following house rules apply.


Due to recent circumstances, the security provisions in our museums have been strengthened. For our visitors, the following changes will apply until further notice:

–           Items such as bags, regardless of size, as well as coats and jackets must be left at the cloakroom or in the lockers.

–           Bags that for example must be carried for health reasons, will be checked by the staff for their contents.

–           Items such as bags which have been inspected by the staff will be marked with wristbands and may then be carried without restriction.


We regret the inconvenience caused and ask for your understanding in the interest of protecting the artworks and buildings.

The General Director of the Bayerischen Staatsgemäldesammlungen

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