What is the best course in art

Great creative classes in the museum

We have done a lot of research which Munich museums offer the best art and creative courses for you. And we were amazed at the wide range of art houses. The surrounding museums have also come up with a lot for you.

1 / Pinakothek der Moderne

Pinakothek der Moderne, Barer Str. 40, 80333 Munich, pinakothek.de
The Pinakothek der Moderne offers various programs for children, young people and families. The children's workshop "Children can do art ..." takes place every Sunday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The children not only get to know the museum, but also create imaginative works themselves. While they are creative at various stations, parents can visit the museum or take part in one of the guided tours on Sundays. For children aged five to twelve. No registration required.

For families with children from the age of seven, the workshop "KunstWerkRaum" takes place every first Friday of the month. It is invited to meet people of different origins, languages ​​and all ages. The creative workshop leads first to selected works of art and then to the studio. After getting to know each other in a playful way, exciting artistic techniques are tried out. Only with registration at [email protected]

Every month there is the "Kangaroo tour - With baby in the museum" especially for parents with babies to experience a selection of works in a relaxed atmosphere. The starting point for the one-hour tour is one's own observations and perceptions, which are exchanged with other interested parents. The art historians and art educators, even mothers, take turns accompanying them on these tours. The baby is preferably carried. Meeting point: museum information.

2 / Geiger archive

Muttenthalerstr. 26, 81477 Munich, archiv-geiger.de
The Geiger Archive, which runs the Munich artist Rupprecht Geiger and his oeuvre as an archive and gallery, offers both regular and isolated art education programs for children and young people.

Regular offers are the children's rally for kindergarten, after-school care and school and various workshops in the screen printing workshop, exclusive screen printing workshop and restoration courses.

3 / House of Art

Prinzregentenstrasse 1, 80538 Munich, hausderkunst.de
Haus der Kunst offers a wide range of educational formats for children and families. Children's birthdays can also be celebrated there, there are holiday courses, including workshops for handicapped children and the “family atelier”.

The “Child listens to” program offers the opportunity for a relaxed guided tour for parents with babies. There you will visit a current exhibition including a guided tour and childcare. The youngsters are part of the game - always in sight and looked after by our art teachers; Buggies and prams are also allowed! For children from zero to four years. Registration under Tel .: 089 21127118 or [email protected]

4 / Villa Stuck

Prinzregentenstrasse 60, 81675 Munich, villastuck.de
With its diverse art education program “Fränzchen”, Villa Stuck offers a lot for children and young people. ART SPOT is a workshop with different topics such as "Sign Painting - Artful Signs", "Drawing Portraits" or "Watercolor Painting".

There are also courses such as the ATELIER, where the focus is on media or craft content, or the ELTERNZEIT program, in which children aged four to seven work in the company's creative workshop and parents explore art. It is worth stopping by at the Fränzchen!

5 / Lenbachhaus

Luisenstrasse 33, 80333 Munich, lenbachhaus.de
The Lenbachhaus collects, preserves, researches and presents Munich art of the 19th century, the art of the “Blue Rider” and, above all, international contemporary art. In its art education program, the Lenbachhaus offers sightseeing and exploration tours and leads with questions such as “What is hidden behind the works? Which eyes see what? Do they all see the same thing? ”Through the exhibitions.

Both old and new art are looked at with a fresh look. Under the motto WHAT TO DO! Family workshops, tours for adults with babies, holiday workshops and the forum for experimental activities are offered. Admission for children and young people under the age of 18 is free in all exhibitions.

6 / Brandhorst Museum

Türkenstrasse 19, 80333 Munich, museum-brandhorst.de
The Brandhorst immediately catches the eye with its colorful facade. The museum is dedicated to contemporary art, whose bright colors and shapes often appeal to even the youngest.

Once a month there is an “art expedition” - a guided tour for children between the ages of six and twelve on the program. With “PostcART” children from the age of twelve can go on a picture hunt through the museum. And here, too, there is a kangaroo tour for new parents and their babies.


7 / Franz Marc Museum

Franz Marc Park 8-10, 82431 Kochel am See, franz-marc-museum.de
The Franz Marc Museum in Kochel am See has been dedicated to the work of the expressionist "Brücke" artist Franz Marcs since it was founded in 1986. The extension, which opened in 2008, offers new possibilities for the museum concept.

The “Open Atelier” in the Franz Marc Museum is open every Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Under the guidance of museum educators, children and young people can paint, do handicrafts and work freely. Parents and adults can also take part. Registration is not required. Fee per day / participant: 5.00 €.

Participation is also possible without visiting the museum. Registration under Tel .: 08851 9248817 or [email protected]

8 / Buchheim Museum

Am Hirschgarten 1, 82347 Bernried am Starnberger See, buchheimmuseum.de
The Buchheim Museum on Lake Starnberg is an experience that appeals to all the senses. When you visit the museum, you will experience it from the perspective of art, architecture and nature. Everyone who not only looks at art and objects, but also wants to design them, can let their ideas run wild every Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the “Laboratory of Imagination”.

Pencil, paper, easel, paintbrush, cardboard and paint are available, as is expert support from museum educators. For children from the age of six, adults are also welcome! Participation is free with a valid ticket.

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