Opening Hours & How to Reach Us


Family Sunday

We are sorry to inform you that the upcoming Family Sunday on April 2nd, 2023, has to cancelled due to a scheduled power shut down for maintenance in the entire building complex. The museum will be closed on this day. The Bavarian State Collection for Palaeontology and Geology Munich appreciates your understanding. The next Family Sunday will take place on May 7th, 2023 (10 am – 4 pm).

Opening hours

Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Closed on weekends and bank holidays except for the first Sunday of every month, 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

Admission free!
(Access to the museum unfortunately is not barrier-free!)

The next Sunday opening will be on 5 February 2023, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Look out! The museum will be closed on January 1, 2023

How to reach us

Richard-Wagner-Straße 10
80333 Munich
Tel.: 089/2180 6630

Public transport:

  • U2/U8 Königsplatz
  • U1 Stiglmaierplatz
  • Bus 68 and 100 Königsplatz
  • S-Bahnen/trains Hauptbahnhof (approx. 10 minute walk)

Car: Not advisable, as there are no museum parking spaces available!