Museum Ägyptischer Kunst München Welcome to the Egyptian Museum in Munich!

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The State Museum of Egyptian Art, though by far not one of the largest collections of Ancient Egyptian artefacts, has attained worldwide renown for the quality of its pieces, particularly in the area of sculpture. Many of the objects on display are internationally recognized masterpieces and are much solicited as loans for temporary exhibitions around the world.

Rather than presenting a baffling array of rooms stuffed to the brim with Egyptian artwork, all within an even larger complex, the Munich museum offers respite from sensory overload with a more compact exhibition. Visitors can leave with a clearer understanding of the 5000 years of art and culture that make up Egypt’s fascinating history, and all within a more manageable time frame.

Opening hours

Closed on Mondays (except Easter and Pentecost Mondays)
Tuesdays from 10:00 to 20:00 (10 AM to 8 PM)
Wednesdays to Sundays 10:00 to 18:00 (10 AM to 6 PM)

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Gabelsbergerstr. 35, 80333 München, Germany

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The museum is completely wheelchair accessible.

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You will find our lift at the back of the entrance portal. A path leads to it from both Arcisstrasse and Gabelsbergerstrasse.

informations about accessibility of the museum (in German only)

Admission Fees

Fees Museum
Target Group Tickets Mobile Guide
Adults 7.- € incl.
Reduced 5.- € incl.
Sunday 1.- € 1.- €
Children under 18 free 1.- €

Groups with at least 15 persons are going to pay reduced prices!


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