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The collection shows minerals, including diamonds, emeralds and other gemstones as well as some meteorites.
The collection shows minerals, including diamonds, emeralds and other gemstones as well as some meteorites. Moreover, the museum describes the development and charcteristics of certain minerals.
Theresienstraße 41, Munich, Germany
+49 89 2180 ext. 4312
The Neue Pinakothek is part of Munich's Kunstareal (art district), showcasing European art of the 18th - 19th century from the Bavarian State Painting Collections
Museum Brandhorst is the most recent addition to Munich's Kunstareal (art district), built around the collection of modern art bequeathed by Anette Brandhorst and Udo Fritz-Hermann
The Pinakothek der Moderne is the largest museum of modern art in Germany, comprising the Sammlung Moderne Kunst (Modern Art Museum), Die Neue Sammlung (The Design Museum), Architekturmuseum der Technischen Universität München (Architecture Museum of the Technical University), and the Staatliche Graphische Sammlung München (State Graphics Museum)
Commissioned by Ludwig I and inaugurated in 1836, the Alte Pinakothek is one of the oldest art museums in the world
'Karolinenplatz'' is a circular square, which is dominated by the black obelisk in its center
'Brienner Straße'' is a boulevard, that runs from ''Odeonsplatz'' in western direction
The northern tip of ''Maximilianplatz'' is dedicated to the victims of the holocaust since 1946
That square was built at the beginning of the 19th century at a place, where the northern city fortifications used to be
'Ludwigskirche'' is located across the street from the main building of the University of Munich
Ludwig I and his architect Leo von Klenze built a large square, in classical style, including the Antikensammlung