Augustinian Monastery Herrenchiemsee (Old Palace)

Maler am Chiemsee Gallery

Painting "Frühstückstisch" ("Breakfast Table") by Walther Püttner, c. 1910

The "Maler am Chiemsee Gallery" is part of the Museum in the Augustinian Monastery on Herrenchiemsee. It is a permanent exhibition of the Bavarian Palace Department and the Bavarian State Collection of Paintings Munich.

Painting "Fischende Kinder am Chiemsee" ("Children fishing on the Chiemsee") external link

Fischende Kinder am Chiemsee (Children fishing on the Chiemsee), Friedrich Wilhelm Pfeiffer

In the six rooms is a selection of masterpieces by artists working in the area around the Chiemsee: Karl Millner, Friedrich August Kessler, Friedrich Wilhelm Pfeiffer, Karl Raupp, Joseph Wopfner, Wilhelm Trübner, Julius Exter, Leo Putz, Walther Püttner, Paul Roloff und Erich Glette.

A detailed documentation of the exhibition shows the development of painting in the Chiemsee area from 1790 up to the Second World War.

Julius Exter Art Gallery
Herrenchiemsee New Palace
Herrenchiemsee Park



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83209 Herrenchiemsee
Telefon 08051 6887-0

Opening hours

Museum in the Augustinian Monastery (with Maler am Chiemsee Gallery and Princes' Tract)
31 March-27 October:
9 am-6 pm
28 October-30 March:
10 am-4.45 pm
open daily

Closed on: January 1, Shrove Tuesday, December 24/25/31

Julius Exter Art Gallery
31 March-27 October: 9 am-6 pm
open daily
closed 28 October-30 March

General information on opening times and admission charges

Guided tours

No regular guided tours

Admission charges 2018

Augustinian monastery
(boat trip not included)
4 euros regular
3 euros reduced

Up to 17 May and from 4 October:
Combination ticket "Island"

(Herrenchiemsee New Palace with King Ludwig II-Museum / Augustinian Monastery/ boat trip not included)
9 euros regular
8 euros reduced

18 May–3 October:
Combination ticket "Island" including the special exhibition "Königsklasse IV"

(boat trip not included):
11 euros regular
10 euros reduced

Annual season tickets/
14-day tickets

All opening hours and admission charges at a glance

Further information

Further information

Service (leaflets, photo/film, links …)

Information for visitors with reduced mobility:

Detailed information on


Free wi-fi available

Franchised restaurants and hotels:

Café im Neuen Schloss
Telefon 08051 968834

Schlosswirtschaft Herrenchiemsee
Telefon 08051 962767-0

Nearest railway station:


Public transport with nearest stop:

"Chiemseebahn" (in summer) or bus (in winter) to "Schiffsanlegestelle Prien/Stock"

Connecting boat service:

Regular boats from Prien/ Stock or Gstadt

Responsible administrative office

Schloss- und Gartenverwaltung Herrenchiemsee
83209 Herrenchiemsee
Telefon 08051 6887-0
Fax 08051 6887-99

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