Plan your visit to the Pinakothek der Moderne!

Here you will find information on the opening times and admission charges of the Pinakothek der Moderne in Munich. There is also info on the Café, directions on how to reach us and barrier-free accessibility. At the Pinakothek der Moderne there is something new happening every day! You can join a guided tour through one of the permanent or temporary exhibitions of the four museums in the disciplines in art, works on paper, architecture and design – or take charge of the visit yourself and explore the museums with the aid of our audio-guides and discovery tours.

You will find all you need to know at a glance here.

Opening hours

Due to the spread of the coronavirus, the Pinakothek der Moderne will be closed to the public from Saturday, 14 March, initially until 20 April 2020

Find more information!

Admission prices

10 Euro / reduced 7 Euro
Sunday admission 1 Euro
Audio-guide 4.50 Euro
Children and young persons under the age of 18: admission free
Special exhibitions may have separate admission prices.

Day pass: 12 Euro (Pinakotheken, Museum Brandhorst, Sammlung Schack)
5er-ticket: 29 Euro (Pinakotheken, Museum Brandhorst, Sammlung Schack)
Special exhibitions are not included.

Free admission applies to school classes, pre-school children, kindergarten groups and youth groups, as long as they are accompanied/led by teachers or in the care of supervisors.

Detailed information on special opening hours, public holidays and reductions you will find here.

Travel Directions & Parking

Public Transport
On the underground rail routes U3 and U6 travel to the station Odeonsplatz. From there, take the bus 100 in the direction of Hauptbahnhof Nord (Central Railway Station North) and alight at the bus stop Pinakotheken.
From Karlsplatz (Stachus) you can take the tram 27 in the direction of Petuelring, or tram 28 in the direction of Scheidplatz. In both cases, alight at the tram stop Pinakotheken.

The parking area belonging to the museum is available only to persons with a disabled parking permit, so we recommend all other persons to reach us by means of public transport or to come on foot.

Guided tours

Guided tours of exhibitions currently on show at the Pinakothek der Moderne or guided tours offering a broad overview of the four museums on the subjects of art, works on paper, architecture and design are to be found in our calendar.

Should you wish to book a private guided tour on the date of your choice, you can do so here. Please observe the maximum size limit for a group, which is no more than 25 persons.

Information on guided tours, entrance fees and opening times can be found here.

Registering groups

Please register your group with us, even if do not intend to take part in a guided tour. Groups are allowed a maximum size of 25 persons. Larger-sized groups will have to be divided up into smaller units.

When registering your group, please write to us no later than five working days before your planned visit at: and include in your mail the date, time of day, size of group and your contact details.

Schools & Kindergartens

For schools & kindergartens the same rules apply to registering as those for groups. We will additionally provide you with spacious cupboards for depositing bags and rucksacks. You will receive the key for this at the cloakroom.

Supplementary offers such as “Museum exklusiv!“ with special opening hours Tues - Fri from 8.30 onwards, various guided tours on a particular theme – or workshops – can all be booked via the art education link MPZ of das Museumspädagogische Zentrum.

Inclusion & Barrier-free Accessibility

We provide special guided tours for hearing-impaired – and also guided tours in sign language. More information on these is to be found here.

Barrier-free access is available from the Barer Straße; There is additional barrier-free access from the Gabelsbergerstraße / on the corner of the Türkenstraße. The parking area belonging to the museums is available to persons with a disabled parking permit.

Guide-dogs for the blind and epilepsy-seizure-alert- service dogs are allowed in the museums as long as appropriate certifiication can be provided.

There is a tactile orientation map for blind and visually-impaired visitors, which can be obtained from the information desk.

There are two elevators available. These elevators facilitate access to all departments. One of the elevators is situated in the Rotunda next to the museum shop. It runs down to the basement floor to the cloakrooms and toilets for the disabled and goes up to the upper floors to the showrooms. The other elevator is situated at the entrance to the Barer Straße. It only operates down to the basement floor of the Design museum. This elevator is normally reserved for museum personnel. Please approach the information desk ‘Infotheke’ to access this service, should you need it.

Lightweight, portable folding chairs and two wheelchairs are available from the information desk ‘Infotheke’. Toilets for the disabled and cloakrooms are situated only in the basement.

You will receive more information by calling the telephone number: +49 (0)89 23805 360.

Audio-guide & Discovery tours

A multi-media guide to the permanent collections is available in German and English and included in the admission charge. On Sundays, when admission to the Pinakothek der Moderne costs only 1 €, there is an extra charge of 4.50 € for the multi-media guide.

For children above the age of five there is an interactive discovery tour through the Pinakothek der Moderne. It is available from the information desk ‘Infotheke’. This tour is free-of-charge and available in German, English, Spanish, French, Italian and Arabic. You will find more on free-of-charge offers and programmes for children here.


After visiting the exhibitions you can look forward to refreshing yourself with coffee, cake or a variety of snacks n our winter garden.

Opening hours
Daily 10.00 - 16.00
Thursday 10.00 - 20.00
Mondays: closed


You can purchase publications on/by the Pinakothek der Moderne from our museum shop CEDON.

Opening hours
Daily 10.00 - 18.00
Thursday 10.00 - 20.00
Mondays: closed

You can receive more information by calling: +49 (0)89 27275861.


Visitor service & Art education

Telephone: +49 (0)89 23805-284

Mail: or

Pinakothek der Moderne
Barer Straße 40
80333 München

Telephone: +49 (0)89 23805-360



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