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Municipal Gallery in Lenbach House

Luisenstr. 33, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 23332000
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The Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus was established in the former residence of the artist Franz von Lenbach and is most known for its world-class and unique collection of works by the artists of The Blue Rider, such as Franz Marc, Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee and Gabriele Munter, accented by eminent works of the Art Nouveau and New Objectivity, the art of the 19th century as well as international contemporary art.
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Luisenstr. 33, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 23332000
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Good choice lunch menu, charming service. The gallery itself is sensational, lunch after a visit here is an added bonus

Thank lilylondon2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I absolutely adore the art of Frank Mark and his contemporaries and was thrilled to see that Munich has the greatest collection of "Blaue Reiter" (Blue Rider) artists in the world. Not only is there a host of paintings by Mark and Kadinsky but other...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only are many paintings by Lenbach on view but the works by the Blue Rider artists are breathtaking A small museum that you shouldn't miss

Thank V B
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Beutiful building with a well adapted odern entrance. Decorative garden and a big collection of paintings of the Blauer Reiter group, Kanindsky, Munter, Klee, Marc, etc. Other painting of German painters.

Thank Tonantzin S
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The Lenbachhaus is like no other collection I've seen, an interesting combination of the owner's eccentric tastes and some very exciting new European artists. I'm not a fan of the Blue Rider artists (Kandinsky, e.g.) but they have a lot of that. Some wonderful Klees,...More

Thank magritte2017
Reviewed 21 July 2017

From Klimt to Macke , from Spitzweg to Kandinsky and more . this collection gives you a deep inside in German paintings of the 19th and 20th century . Must see !

Thank TravelInside
Reviewed 20 July 2017

historic building contains fine examples from 19th century painting / sculpture, (including Von Lenbach, painter ánd collector), continuing into 20th century with emphasis upon Blaue Reiter, but also several nice works from Joseph Beuys and other contemporaries..

Thank Gerard R
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I probably would not have chosen Lenbach House....would have chosen the Pinakoteks......but were we delighted to tag along with friends on THEIR friend's suggestion. Did not know about the Blue Rider collection......it will blow you away. Kept going back to so many favorites!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! While we...More

Thank morewierd
Reviewed 2 July 2017

After having read about and studied the Blue Rider movement, it was exciting to visit this gallery in the crucible of that style. A very nice installation of Blue Rider works among other modern pieces set in a lovely former villa home.

Thank WanderlustCalifornia
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The venue is located in the city centre. Parking on the street is difficult. The museum is famous for their collection of “The blue Rider”. “The Blue Rider” (Der Blaues Reiter in German) was a group of artists founded by Russian emigrants, including Wassily Kandinsky,...More

Thank Christian W
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