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Installed for the city's 850th birthday in 2008, the Typisch München (Typical Munich) exhibition at this unmissable museum tells...
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City Museum, St-Jakobs-Platz · interesting places nearby
To mark the city's 850th birthday in 2008, the Stadtmuseum restructured its collections to create the 'Typisch München' (Typically Munich) exhibition. This condenses Munich's tangled past into five easily digestible periods, with a chronological walking route leading through the rambling building. Exhibits in each section represent what is most typical for the time, and explain why.