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Olympiaturm, Munich, Germany

  • Sightseeing travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 2.3mi
tibi's pictureby tibi Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 9th of November, 2011
The Olympiaturn (Olympic Tower) is located in the Olympiapark. It's 291m tall and offers a great view over the city.

While you are there, you should definitely walk around in the Olympiapark as well and enjoy the nice architecture from the 1972 Olympics.

The buildings are fantastic from bird eye view.

Walter-Bathe-Weg, 80809 Munich, Germany

Adults €4.50
Concessions and
children under 16 € 2.80
Family ticket: 2 adults
and up to 3 children under 16
€ 14.00

Opening Hours:
9.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.

How to get there:
U3 underground line towards the station Moosach via Olympiazentrum
about 10 min. walk to Olympic Park

Tram 20 and 21 stop Olympia Park West

City bus stop 173 Olympia Park Ice Rank

Phone number:
+49(0)89 3067 2414

On the web:

Olympiapark Munich

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