Information for visitors

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Amerikahaus. 

Visiting our exhibitions and events is currently possible for everyone; a COVID-test result is not required. Wearing a mask (medical or FFP2) at Amerikahaus is currently not mandatory, but we still recommend it in order to protect your health and the health of other visitors and staff. Depending on which area of the Amerikahaus you wish to visit, please click here and read the instructions and information for the specific area.

Please refrain from visiting if you feel unwell or have cold or flu-like symptoms.

Thank you very much for your cooperation and understanding. 

Außenansicht Amerikahaus © Leonhard Simon

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 exhibitions are open Mon. and Tues. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wed. - Fri. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on the weekends from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. The exhibitions are closed on public holidays.

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 552537-17
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 552537-0 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