MUNICH. Now LOOK at that! Photographic exhibition

6 March 2020 – 21 June 2020
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, 1st floor

BMW Isetta, around 1955 – 1959 | © BSB, photographic archive Fruhstorfer

BMW Isetta, around 1955 – 1959 | © BSB, photographic archive Fruhstorfer


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The exhibition

The exhibition is subdivided into six modules:

  • Early photography 1839 to 1914
  • From Munich into the mountains
  • Munich 1914 to 1945
  • War destruction and reconstruction
  • Culture, culture, culture
  • Between tradition and progress


Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Phone:  +49 89 28638- 2115/ -2419

Information overview

Where to have a LOOK?Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Ludwigstr. 16, 80539 Munich
Underground lines U3/ U6, bus lines 58/ 68/ 153/ 154, station Universität,
bus lines 100/ 153, station Von-der-Tann-Strasse
When to have a LOOK?6 March to 21 June 2020
Sunday through Friday 11:00 – 18:00
Closed on saturdays and on bank holidays
LOOK and behold:Admission free!
Come join us having a LOOK:Free-of-charge guided tours every Sunday at 15:00 (by the exception of bank holidays)
No prior registration required.

Please make an appointment for guided tours for groups:
Phone:  +49 89 28638-2115/ -2419 or
Costs per guided tour: € 65.00
Listening while having a LOOK:Free-of-charge audio guide in German language
For LOOKING things UP afterwards:Catalogue available on site, at the exhibition for € 29.80 | at bookshops for € 49.80
With the kind support of the association Förderer und Freunde der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek e. V.

We cordially invite you to have a LOOK.