Plan your visit to the Pinakothek der Moderne!

Proof of vaccination or Covid recovery and wearing a mask are no longer required for your visit. Nevertheless, we would like to recommend that you continue to wear a mouth-nose protection during your visit for infection prevention. We look forward to your visit!

To ensure that you can enjoy your visit safely and again experience the much-cherished originals in our collections, we have compiled a checklist of answers to some frequently asked questions.

Opening hours

Daily except MON 10.00 a.m. - 6.00 p.m.
THU 10.00 a.m. - 8.00 p.m.

Admission prices

10 Euro / reduced 7 Euro
Sunday admission 1 Euro
The entrance fee for the exhibition "Max Beckmann - Departure" is 10 euros, reduced rate 7 euros. The special admission is also valid on Sundays. 

Day pass | 12 Euro (For a surcharge of 3 Euro, the special exhibition at Museum Brandhorst can be visited with a day ticket.)
Currently, the 12 Euro day ticket for visiting the Alte Pinakothek, Pinakothek der Moderne, Museum Brandhorst and Sammlung Schack is only available directly at our museums.

Free admission
Children and young persons under the age of 18 receive free admission.
Students and visitors over 65 years of age receive reduced admission.

Detailed information on reductions and free admission.

Getting here

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 and Groups

We are happy to arrange guides for you for private tours. You can choose between a variety of different themes, general tours and tours of special exhibitions.

Booked guided tours are possible with a maximum of 26 participants incl. guide. Other group sizes may apply for special exhibitions.

If you have any questions about guided tours or the booking process, please contact the Visitor Service via contact form or tel. 089 23805 284. Thank you very much!

Weekdays and saturdays
60-90 minutes: German language 110 Euros | Other languages 125 Euros (plus admission)

Sundays and Holidays
60-90 minutes: German language 135 Euros | Other languages 150 Euros (plus admission)

In addition to the 90-minute tours, it is possible to book short tours (60 minutes) exclusively for school classes. Please indicate the desired topic (analogous to the regular booking topics) in the comments field. 

Prices short tour for school classes 
60 minutes: 80 Euros (plus admission) | foreign languages 95 euros (plus admission)

Sundays and public holidays
60 minutes: 105 Euros (plus admission) | foreign languages 120 euros (plus admission)

All guides work on a freelance basis and are generally paid in cash at the end of the tour. Please note that the currently valid VAT will be added to guides’ fees for tours for companies.

We will be happy to arrange a guide for your private tour. You can choose between different thematic focuses, overview tours and tours of special exhibitions. Please book your guided tour via our online form.

Please register your group visit (maximum of 26 participants including guide) via our contact form or

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.


Due to the measures taken to contain the pandemic and the low occupancy rate, the Café in the Pinakothek der Moderne is now only open TUE-SUN from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. (including THU).


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

Opening hours

Daily 10 am - 6 pm
Thursdays 10 am - 8 pm
Closed on Mondays

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

FAQ on protective measures to help contain COVID-19

Are there any visitation restrictions?

In the Pinakothek der Moderne access controls according to the 3G rule will be discontinued as of Sunday, 3 April 2022.

Proof of vaccination or Covid recovery and wearing a mask are no longer required for your visit. Nevertheless, we would like to recommend that you continue to wear a mouth-nose protection during your visit for infection prevention. We look forward to your visit!

Wherever possible, a distance of 1.5 m from other visitors must be maintained. Please avoid lingering in front of specific artworks for too long if you notice others behind waiting to get closer. We ask you to be keenly aware of other visitors queuing and clustering, especially at the ticket counters, information desks, or restrooms.   

Are any additional hygiene measures in place?
The cleaning intervals have been increased at the museum. Contact surfaces have been reduced to a bare minimum.

Are group visits possible?
Visits of groups with max. 26 persons incl. guide are possible. Please book the desired number of tickets via München Ticket. A registration of the visit at the visitor service is thus not necessary. If you would like to book a guided tour, please complete the booking form. If you have any further questions, please contact the Visitor Service (

Can I check items of clothing and bags?
Only a limited number of lockers are available. Larger pieces of luggage may not be able to be stored. 1- or 2-euro coins are required for the lockers.

Are audio guides still available?
Unfortunately, at the Pinakothek der Moderne there is currently no audio guide available.

Are the museum café and shop open?
The museum shops and cafés are open.


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