Geological Museum Munich


The Geological Museum Munich is a part of the Bavarian State Collection for Palaeontology and Geology that is open to the public. From the Geological Museum, a passage leads directly to the Palaeontological Museum Munich.

The museum is closed on December 24th, 25th, 26th, and 31st.


Luisenstraße 37
or via the Palaeontological Museum Munich
Richard-Wagner-Straße 10
80333 Munich
Tel.: 089/2180 6630


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Family Sunday

The next Family Sunday will take place on March 3rd, 2023 (10 am – 4 pm).

10 a.m. to 4 p.m., usually with:

  • Guided museum tours at 11:30 a.m and 2:30 p.m.
  • Family quiz with small prizes
  • Brochures and postcard sales


Ground floor

  • Geological processes and cycles (entrance hall)
  • Bavaria’s stony history
  • Understanding stones
  • Earth’s crust in flux
  • Natural building blocks

1st floor:

Raw materials – wealth of the earth

Temporary exhibition

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Guided tours and courses

Geoscientific courses and guided tours for groups (especially children and teenagers) can be arranged directly with us

Contact museum education

Diplom- geologists Elisabeth Jobe and Pamela Itzelsberger
Tel.: 089/ 2180- 6547

or via the Museum Education Center, or Tel.: 089/95 411 52 -20, -21, -22.

Support association

Lectures, excursions, volunteer work.
(Friends of the Geological State Collection)