Schwabing and Maxvorstadt
Some of the finest museums in Europe are in lower Schwabing and Maxvorstadt, particularly in the Kunstareal (Art Quarter). Schwabing, the former artists' neighborhood, is no longer quite the bohemian area where such diverse residents as Lenin and Kandinsky were once neighbors, but the cultural foundations of Maxvorstadt are immutable. Where the two areas meet, in the streets behind the university, life hums with a creative vibrancy. The difficult part is having time to see it all.
EXPLORE SCHWABING AND MAXVORSTADT
Just north of Munich's Altstadt, Maxvorstadt is home to Ludwigs-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) and the Technical University (TUM) of Munich, two of…Learn More >
Formerly Munich's bohemian quarter, Schwabing is known for the Englischer Garten, one of the world's largest urban parks. Due to…Learn More >