Website Info

Münchner Stadtmuseum

St.-Jakobs-Platz 1
80331 München
Phone: +49 (0)89-233-22370
Fax: +49 (0)89-233-25033
E-Mail: stadtmuseum(at)

The Münchner Stadtmuseum is an institution run by the City of Munich.

Director: Dr. Isabella Fehle
Deputy Director: Dr. Thomas Weidner
Office Manager: Cornelia Wehdanner

VAT ID number: DE129524000

Legal Notice
This is an English translation of the German legal notice. In the event of any inconsistency between the two versions, the German version shall apply.

Liability for contents
The contents of our website have been produced with the greatest of care. However, we cannot assume liability for the accuracy and completeness of this information or for it being up to date.

As service providers within the meaning of § 6.1 MDStV (German Interstate Media Services Agreement) and § 8.1 TDG (German Telemedia Act), we are liable for ensuring that our own content on this site complies with the relevant general legislation. Notwithstanding, service providers are not obliged to monitor any third-party information transmitted or stored by them or to investigate circumstances indicating illegal activity. Any obligations under the relevant general legislation to remove or block the use of information remain unaffected. However, liability in such circumstances shall commence at the point in time that we become aware of a specific infringement of the law. Upon notification of any such infringement, we shall take immediate action to remove the contents concerned.

Liability for links
Our site contains links to external third-party websites over which we have no control. Consequently, we cannot assume liability for these third-party contents. Liability for the content of linked websites shall at all times rest with the relevant provider or operator. The linked websites were reviewed for potential infringements of the law at the time when the links were created and no unlawful content could be found at that time. However, we cannot be reasonably expected to monitor on a permanent basis the contents of linked websites unless there are concrete grounds to suspect an infringement of the law. Upon notification of any such infringement, we shall take immediate action to remove the relevant links.

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Image rights
© Christian Boltanski, Bruno Paul, Karl Roth, Richard Riemerschmid, Karl Arnold, Thomas Theodor Heine, Ludwig Hohlwein, Joachim Brohm: VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2012; copyright is also vested in the authors and their statutory successors; © Herbert List Estate, Hamburg; © Roger Ballen; © Designliga. Büro für Visuelle Kommunikation und Innenarchitektur; © Werner Schmid, Munich; © Heinrich Kley: Galerie Gunzenhauser, Munich; © Otl Aicher: Florian Aicher, Leutkirch; © Hans Fischach: Renate Fischach-Fabel, Munich; © Philipp Kester, Regina Relang, Dimitri Soulas: Münchner Stadtmuseum, Photography Collection;  © Architecture images Von Parish Costume Library: Photo: Ingrid Scheffler; © Portrait of Ernst von Destouches: City Archives Munich, C1916030, Photo: Friedrich Müller; © K. T. von Piloty, Draft Design of ‘Monachia’, K 2361: Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus and Kunstbau, Munich (work in the possession of the City of Munich).

Photo: Gunther Adler, Patricia Fliegauf, Dorothee Jordens-Meintker

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Third parties are hereby expressly prohibited from using such contact information, provided in compliance with our duty to publish this legal notice, for the purpose of sending unsolicited advertising or information. The site operators expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event that unsolicited advertising such as spam e-mails is sent using these contact details.

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