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Municipal Gallery in Lenbach House

Luisenstr. 33, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 23332027
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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 23332027
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good overview of her oeuvre with all ups and downs. The pictures from the early 1900 are Terrific , not so much during the ones during the third Reich. She learned a lot from W Kandinsky and it really shows. If you did not know...More

Thank GarryausPs
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time I’ve been there was more than 40 years ago. What a change! From a private house with many paintings of the Blaue Reiter period to a big museum with many more paintings and historic explanations translated into impeccable English. Kandinsky, Jawlensky, Macke, Marc,...More

Thank jeviolin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to learn all about Der Blau Reiter, Gabriele Münter and Kandinksy this is the place to visit. Excellent gallery!

Thank magmaedia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very worthwile visit to this art gallery presenting "Blaue Reiter", painters like Franz Marc and also a considerable numer of Wassily Kandinsky. Beautiful paintings.

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Amazing building with the Kunstbau part located in the UBahn station where temporary exhibitions take place, it is worth the visit mainly due to the Blau Reiter floor (Kandinsky, Jawlensky, Klee and others).

Thank TomOpo
Reviewed 21 November 2017

A charming and interesting combination of beautiful Villa and minimalist art gallery that showcases late nineteenth century art.

Thank Yhinau
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A lovely museum were I re-discovered my love of the Blue Rider art group.Their collection of Franz Marc, Gabriele Münter, Alexej Jawlensky, August Macke, Wassliy Kandinsky is outstanding!

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The Lenbach House itself is lovely, so it makes a nice setting for a museum. The collection is impressive, even though there were just a handful of pieces that really spoke to me. The Muentner exhibit across the street in the Kunstbau was also interesting,...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Our first visit was to go and see the Lenbach Gallery and Villa. Amazing experience and art collection. We always pickup the audio and the incredible information that is provided enhances the viewing of specific pieces of Art. Our second visit was to finish viewing...More

Thank Adora L
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Excellent collection of German Expressionist art, especially Kandinsky and Franz Mark. There's also exhibitions of post-1945 German modern art, including a video installation on Los Angeles which I particularly enjoyed, late 19th and early 20th century German art, and a wonderful garden to walk around....More

Thank James P
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