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A behind-the-scenes look at Bavaria's film industry. Bavaria for film fans


The cinema industry also knows that Bavaria has got lots of beautiful places. This is why some legendary films have been shot in Bavaria. Fancy a cinema culture and film location tour?

The Bavaria Filmstadt in Grünwald

An exciting place for all ages: The Bavaria Filmstadt film studios in Grünwald, right next to Munich, offers guided tours, activities and a 4D motion simulation cinema. You won't tire of this place easily!
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Blood and thunder: Inspector "Kluftinger" crime scenes in Kempten

Kempten is the setting of the popular German novels and TV series "Hauptkommissar Kluftinger", in which Chief Inspector Kluftinger always had his hands full.
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All for one and one for all: The Three Musketeers in Bavaria

Two thirds of the 2011 film "The Three Musketeers" was filmed in Bavaria. One of the biggest and most expensive productions that Europe has ever seen.
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Flake: The Viking village in Kochel am See

A place where "strong men" live: This is where the children's film "Wickie und die starken Männer" (Wickie and the strong men) was filmed in 2008.
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Glorious film backdrops: St. Emmeram Palace in Regensburg

St. Emmeram Palace in Regensburg is popular with film makers. It's where the German film director Marcus H. Rosenmüller filmed the Vatican scenes from his comedy "Wer's glaubt, wird selig" (a German turn of phrase meaning "A likely story!").
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For culture aficionados: The Filmmuseum in Munich

If you're wanting a cinema experience with a cultural twist, you should drop by the Filmmuseum in Munich.
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Bavaria Filmstadt
Nearest station: Munich main station Bavariafilmplatz 7
82031 Grünwald
Alle Ziele

Tubes away! Go tubing and float along the Isar river in an inner tube. This makes every rapid... Travel back to a past that is long gone. A visit to the royal palace and adjoining Hofgarten... From fields to mountains: the spectacular Höllental gorge leads through dramatic scenery to a... Attention nature lovers! Discover the impressive moorland landscape of Murnau by bike. Experience... The forest in the Bad Wörishofen wellness park is the perfect place for an athletic day trip. What do the Töppler tower house, Meisengeige café-cinema and Lili Chapeau theatre all have in common? They might not be big, but what they offer... The Petersturm tower is the oldest parish church tower in Munich, and also one of the most popular... At Lake Constance in the border triangle, seafaring hearts beat faster: between Bregenz in Austria... Whether in the zoo, in nature or in the museum - these destinations provide animal fun. Sit back and relax: If you prefer something a little calmer, you can book a raft trip with Heiner...