Information for Visitors

Please read up on the current regulations before your visit, as regulations might vary within the different areas. You will find all details concerning your visit in our Corona section. 

As of Tuesday, November 09, 2021, the corona ‘traffic light’ is at red. According to the fifteenth Bavarian Infection Protection Measures Ordinance (15th BayIfSMV) of November 23, 2021, the 2G plus rule (vaccinated/recovered plus negative test result) applies at Amerikahaus for visitors over the age of 12 years. Please arrive with test results from an official test center. Underage students from 12 years of age do not have to present a test certificate; they are considered to be "tested" while school is in operation. We do not offer testing or supervise self-tests. Please arrive with test results from an official test center. It is mandatory to wear an FFP2 mask and to maintain a minimum distance of 1.5 m (ca. 6 ft) from all other visitors and Amerikahaus staff for the duration of your visit. For visitors between 6 and 16 years of age, a medical mask is sufficient. Please refrain from visiting the Amerikahaus if you feel unwell or have symptoms of a cold.

Thank you very much for your cooperation and understanding. 

Außenansicht Amerikahaus

Contact and Location

Important Note
Please visit our main page for up-to-date information concerning our Corona regulations, which you can find here. Our events will take place as announced; please check our event calendar and social media channels for more information.

Our current exhibition "Some Time Ago - Volker Hinz in America" is open Wed. - Fri. 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and on the weekends from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.  

Research Center (former Library):
Mon. - Fri. 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Please send an e-mail to to schedule your visit. Digital consultation available any time.

Department of Education and Exchange
Telephone Hours: Mon. - Tue. 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. at +49 89 55 25 37-17
Please contact us to schedule an appointment for individual counseling. 

Our exhibition and event locations are wheel-chair accessible, you can find all the details on accessibility here. We kindly ask persons with physical impairments to contact us in advance so we can accommodate your needs as best as we can: +49 89 55 25 37-0 or

Amerikahaus - Bavarian Center for Transatlantic Relations

Karolinenplatz 3, 80333, Munich

We highly recommend getting here by public transportation because of our proximity to the city center.
Thank you very much!

Click here for informationen and costs concerning parking at Karolinenplatz and its near vicinity (only available in German).

Underground (U-Bahn)
U2: Station "Königsplatz"
U4 / U5: Station "Karlsplatz (Stachus)" – transfer to streetcar (Tram) 27 direction "Petuelring" or streetcar (Tram) 28 direction "Scheidplatz," and get off at stop "Karolinenplatz“

City Train (S-Bahn)
S1 / S2 / S3 / S4 / S5 / S6 / S7 / S8: Station "Karlsplatz (Stachus)" – transfer to streetcar (Tram) 27 direction "Petuelring" or streetcar (Tram) 28 direction "Scheidplatz," and get off at stop "Karolinenplatz"

Streetcar (Tram)
Tram 27 / 28: Stop "Karolinenplatz"

Journey planner and transport network maps of MVV (Munich Transport and Tariff Association)

Underground (U-Bahn)
U2: Direction"Feldmoching," station "Königsplatz"

By foot
10-minute walk

S1 or S8: Station "Karlsplatz (Stachus)" – transfer to streetcar (Tram) 27 direction "Petuelring,“ and get off at stop "Karolinenplatz"

S1 or S8: Station "Hauptbahnhof" – transfer to U2 / U8: direction "Feldmoching," and get off at station "Königsplatz"

S1 or S8: Station "Hauptbahnhof" or Station "Karlsplatz (Stachus)" - 10-minute walk

Munich Airport Information

Unfortunately, there are no public parking spaces available for our visitors.

Exceptions are handicapped people who have a blue EU parking permit or an orange parking permit. For this authorization group, parking spaces are available at the right side of the Amerikahaus. Please register in advance by sending an e-mail to

Photo at the top: Amerikahaus © Leonhard Simon