Joy of Museums

Museums, Art Galleries and Historical Sites


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The Lenbachhaus houses an art museum in Munich’s Kunstareal, which is the museum quarter in the city centre of Munich, Germany. The gallery collection includes works by Munich painters and contemporary artists.


The Kunstareal consists of the following museums:

  • Art Galleries
    • Alte Pinakothek
    • Neue Pinakothek
    • Pinakothek der Moderne
    • Lenbachhaus
    • Museum Brandhorst
  •   Greek and Roman Art
    • Glyptothek
    • Staatliche Antikensammlungen
  • Egyptian Art
    • Staatliche Sammlung für Ägyptische Kunst

The Art of the Lenbachhaus

  • Munich-Schwabing with the Church of St. Ursula by Wassily Kandinski
  • The Tiger by Franz Marc
  • Gorge Improvisation 1914 by Wassily Kandinsky
  • Akhtyrka by Wassily Kandinsky
  • Murnau Train & Castle by Wassily Kandinsky

German Proverbs and Quotes


    • Name:            Lenbachhaus
    • City:                  Munich
    • Country:          Germany
    • Type:               Art Museum
    • Location:      Luisenstraße 33, 80333 München, Germany


“Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.”
– Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel


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