Bavarian National Museum and its collection

Bavarian National Museum

The Bavarian National Museum (Bayerisches Nationalmuseum) is a museum of applied art in Munich that holds and exhibits objects originating from the Middle Ages onward. The museum was founded in 1855 by King Maximilian II of Bavaria and houses a varied collection of sculptures and visual art collections from the history of Germany and in particular of Bavaria. It also has pieces from the rest of the world, including handicrafts from China and objects from gold, silver and ivory.

History & Anthropology  History & Anthropology Applied art

Bavarian National Museum
Prinzregentenstraße 3
80583 Munich

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Opening hours

Monday Closed
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 20:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00

The Bollert Collection:
Thursday to Sunday 10 am to 5 pm
Closed Monday to Wednesday


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Prinzregentenstraße 3, Munich

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