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Contact persons at headquarters


Museum department (M)

Head: Dr Brigitte Langer
tel +49 89 17908-300, fax -308

Deputy: Katharina Heinemann M.A.
tel +49 89 17908-320, fax -308

Secretary's office: Elisabeth Hanfstaengl
tel +49 89 17908-301, fax -308


Dr Brigitte Langer
tel +49 89 17908-300, fax -308

Responsible for:
Nymphenburg Palace, Munich / small palaces in the park
Blutenburg Palace, München

Policy and general departmental matters, personnel and budgetary matters, IT and administrative matters, new acquisitions, special projects, special events

Special area: historical furniture


Dr Friederike Ulrichs
tel +49 89 17908-310, fax -308

Responsible for:
Prunn Castle, Riedenburg
Höchstädt Palace
Marstallmuseum and Museum of Nymphenburg Porcelain at Nymphenburg Palace, Munich

Special area: ceramics


Dr Maria Blenk
tel +49 89 17908-317, fax -308

Responsible for:
Herrenchiemsee New Palace
Linderhof Palace / park buildings
King's House on Schachen
Neuschwanstein Castle

King Ludwig II Depot
Protection of cultural assets


Dr Tanja Kohwagner-Nikolai
tel +49 89 17908-362, fax -308

Responsible for:
Trausnitz Castle, Landshut
Landshut Town Residence
Burghausen Castle
Neuburg Palace

Special area: textiles


Dr Christian Quaeitzsch
tel +49 89 17908-325, fax -308

Responsible for:
Munich Residence (including the Treasury)
Field Marshals' Hall, Munich

Short-term loans
Special areas: goldsmith work



Dr Cordula Mauß
tel +49 89 17908-335, fax -308

Responsible for:
Ansbach Residence
Ellingen Residence
Willibaldsburg Castle, Eichstätt
Margravial Opera House: World Heritage & Museum, Bayreuth
New Palace, Bayreuth
Hermitage, Bayreuth
Zwernitz Castle and Oriental Building, Wonsees

Public relations for the Museum Department
Special area: sculpture


Dr Sebastian Karnatz
tel +49 89 17908-326, fax -308

Responsible for:
New Residence in Bamberg
Old Court, Bamberg
Seehof Palace, Memmelsdorf
Lauenstein Castle, Ludwigsstadt
Schleißheim palace complex (Schleißheim Old Palace, Schleißheim New Palace, Lustheim Palace)
Dachau Palace

Media technology
Special area: tapestries



Katharina Heinemann M.A.
tel +49 89 17908-320, fax -308

Responsible for:
Plassenburg Castle, Kulmbach
Imperial Castle of Nuremberg

Special exhibitions of the museum department
Special area: graphics (Graphics Collection)


Andrea Fürstenau M.A.
tel +49 89 17908-307, fax -308

Inventory of all properties
Responsible for the historical inventories, the office furniture inventory and the IT programme MuseumPlus
Long-term loans and borrowings
Central museum depots in Nymphenburg and coordination of the depot administrators
Specialist library


Dr Matthias Memmel
tel +49 89 17908-374, fax -308

Responsible for:
Ehrenburg Palace, Coburg
Rosenau Palace, Rödental
Kempten Residence

Provenance research
Special exhibitions of the museum department (in charge: M10)
Special area: clocks


Dr Uta Piereth
tel +49 89 17908-327, fax -308

Responsible for: Cadolzburg Castle

Educational function of the museum, guided tours, special programmes, improvement of visitor services, networks

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