Municipal Gallery in Lenbach House, Munich
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Housed in the former residence of Franz von Lenbach, Municipal Gallery in Lenbach House was sold to the city in 1924 by the artist's widow. Shortly after, Munich's city art collections found a home together inside the building. The exhibits map out Germany's major art movements from the 19th century to present day. The Munich Secession group's work combined Impressionism, avant-garde, and Art Nouveau to create a style completely German. View their work and others in the 19th century gallery. A gallery dedicated to the Objectivity movement continues the journey through German art history. For art created after the end of World War II, visit the Art After 1945 gallery, where experiential, conceptual, and installation art dominates. The friendly layout includes an intimate restaurant in a modern structure overlooking the museum grounds. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Municipal Gallery in Lenbach House and many more Munich attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Munich trip builder.
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  • I walked past this structure in July 2016 with my adult nephew. It's a beautiful building, but the gates were not open. We saw some middle school-aged children going into the building and initially as...  more »
  • Nice collection of modern art but the stars are on the top floor, superb examples by Kandinsky, Klee and other painters of that group. 
  • Intriguing in many ways most people delights. Contemporary art me quite convinced. It is worth to come in the morning immediately after opening because the later crowd and lose. 2 hours is such a minimum.
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