Oktoberfest and the Winter Tollwood Festival, not far from Hauptbahnhof, take place at the Theresienwiese meadow, which is located in Ludwigsvorstadt. This neighborhood, which includes the Hauptbahnhof (main train station), runs south from there, and is joined to the east by Isarvorstadt.
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The train station isn't a cultural site, but it's a particularly handy starting point for exploring. The city tourist office…Learn More >
Oktoberfest Grounds at Theresienwiese
The site of Munich's famous Oktoberfest and the winter version of the city's Tollwood music, art, and food festival (it's…Learn More >
Overlooking the Theresienwiese, home of the Oktoberfest, is a 19th-century hall of fame (Ruhmeshalle) featuring busts of famous Bavarian scientists,…Learn More >