The former Münzhof (mint) has a pretty courtyard, remarkable for its three-storey Renaissance arcades dating from 1567. An inscription...
Schatzkammer der Residenz
The Residenzmuseum entrance also leads to the Schatzkammer der Residenz, a veritable banker's bonus worth of jewel-encrusted bling of...
Home to Bavaria's Wittelsbach rulers from 1508 until WWI, the Residenz is Munich's number one attraction. The amazing treasures, as well...
The Bayerische Staatsoper (Bavarian State Opera) performs here. Buy tickets at regular outlets or at the box office.
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Bayerische Staatsoper information
One of the world's best opera companies, the Bavarian State Opera performs to sell-out crowds at the Nationaltheater in the Residenz and puts the emphasis on Mozart, Strauss and Wagner. In summer it hosts the prestigious Opernfestspiele . The opera's house band is the Bayerisches Staatsorchester , in business since 1523 and thus Munich's oldest orchestra.