Munich Pride Month Guided Tours And Workshops

Hello fabulous queer community, welcome to Munich Pride Month! Looking for a little more than the party scene? Why not discover Munich’s LGBTQ+ heritage with engaging guided tours and workshops during these festive weeks!

Explore significant landmarks, delve into queer history, and learn about gender identity, queer art, and activism. Connect with like-minded individuals, gain new insights, and celebrate inclusivity.

Whether you’re a local or a visitor, these experiences offer a unique opportunity to deepen your understanding of the vibrant LGBTQ+ community in Munich.

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Munich Pride Month Guided Tours and Workshops

It’s Pride ya’ll and Munich is in it for the long haul! Two weeks of Pride events ranging from workshops over exhibitions to parties and of course the CSD Parade! Munich Pride has something in store for everyone.

Munich Pride 2023

CSD/ Munich Pride is a busy time in the city. The events are spread all over Munich, but of course most of it happens in the inner city, around Gärtnerplatz and Marienplatz.

If you are wondering about the best events to go to or the easiest way to find them, have a look at our event calendar and read our weekly event updates for more info!

Designing Signs

Come join a collaborative effort to create impactful posters and signs that express our political demands and statements for the PolitParade during Pride.

Whether you consider yourself creative or not artistically inclined, everyone s welcome to freely contribute their designs. This opportunity is open to individuals up to 27 years of age, providing an inclusive platform for all.

When: Sunday, June 4, 2023 // 3 p.m.

& June 10 // 2 p.m.

Where: Blumenstr. 11

Cost: Free Admission

Magic Bar Tour 2023

An unforgettable evening awaits throughout the the neighbourhood with an exclusive coupon book. After a three-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the Magic Bar Tour is making its long-awaited return.

Locations that are interested in participating are currentlly being sought out, making this upcoming event even more exciting. Registration can be done here.

When: Wednesday, June 7 // different times

Where: Glockenbachviertel, different locations


The Playground welcomes you on June 8th for an evening of gender exploration. Meet, dance, chat, dress up, and discover your drag persona. DJ Bimän will provide music while a talented DRAG makeup artist transforms you.

Enjoy costumes and books as you play with the idea of gender representation and performance.

When: Thursday, June 8 // 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Where: Dachauer Str. 112d

Cost: Free Admissionn

Guided City Tour “Queer history in the Northern City Center”

Embark on a captivating journey with the “Queer History in the Northern City Center of Munich” city walk, expertly guided by the “Forum Queeres Archiv Munich.”

Discover the hidden stories of locations spanning from the northern edge of the Old Town to Marienplatz, shedding light on queer aspects that have largely faded from memory.

The aim is to unveil the pervasive presence of the LGBTIQ* community throughout the city’s rich history, ensuring their visibility and recognition.

When: Saturday, June 10, 2023 // 2 p.m.

Where: Marienplatz Square

Cost: Free Admission

QUEER THINGS – Space for Queer Literature & Culture

Experience the vibrant diversity of queerness at Pixel², located at Rosental 16. From children’s books to comics, novels, and specialized literature, QUEER THINGS offers something for everyone.

Join in for a series of engaging events that bring together Munich’s queer community through creative actions, workshops, talks, readings, art, and more.

When: Sunday, June 11, 2023 // 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Where: Rosental 16

Cost: Free Admission

Make It Your Pride

Discover new friendships, elevate your style, gather your belongings, and prioritize consent with the help of Diversity Munich.

They offer an array of exciting opportunities to express yourself creatively and get ready for the forthcoming Pride Weeks. This inclusive initiative welcomes individuals up to 27 years of age, providing ample space for personal growth and exploration.

When: Sunday, June 11, 2023 // 3 p.m.

Where: Blumenstr. 11

Cost: Free Admission

Get-together & Zine-Workshop

Take part at the start of PrideWeeks 2023 for a cozy gathering exclusively for girls and women (14+). Enjoy snacks, drinks, and casual conversations.

Get creative in the zine workshop, designing personalized mini-magazines with collage techniques. RSVP in advance at

When: Monday, June 12 // 4:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Where: Jahnstraße 38

Cost: Free Admission

Behind the scenes – Guided Tour of the National Theater

As a highlight of Munich PrideWeeks, the Bavarian State Opera offers an exclusive behind-the-scenes experience.

Join in on a captivating tour where opera house staff will introduce themselves and share insights into their work. Discover the fascinating history of the National theater, particularly from a queer perspective.

Don’t miss this opportunity to delve into the inner workings of Munich’s largest opera house. Secure your ticket via (089) 2185 1025 or emailing

When: Tuesday, June 13 // 3 p.m.

Friday, June 16 // 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, June 20 // 3:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 22 // 6:30 p.m.

Where: Max-Joseph-Platz 2

Styrene Printing Workshop

Are you a fan of creative expression and experimenting with design techniques? Are queer issues close to your heart?

If you’re looking for a creative and impactful way to make a statement against discrimination and promote equal rights, then the Styrene Print Workshop is perfect for you. As part of the QUEER THINGS initiative, this vibrant workshop invites you to join without prior registration.

Simply head to Pixel² and immerse yourself in a colorful experience of self-expression.

When: Tuesday, June 13 // 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Tuesday, June 20 // 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Where: Rosental 16

Cost: Free Admission

FLINTA* DJ Workshop with BiMän

Join this workshop to gain a solid understanding of song structures, keys, and BPM, with the aim of mastering beatmatching and smooth transitions using CDJs.

As an exciting option, you’ll have the opportunity to record a 15-minute DJ set at the end of the day, showcasing your newly acquired skills to the fullest. You’ll leave with your own DJ set, accessible through a SoundCloud link, allowing you to share your mix with anyone you choose.

Registration is free and can be completed via the link provided!

When: Tuesday, June 13 // 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Where: Rosental 16

Cost: Free Admission

Guided Tours Exhibition “Flowers Forever”

Experience guided tours of the “Flowers Forever” exhibition, specifically designed to highlight diversity in terms of gender, ethnicity, and race. These engaging tours last approximately 60 minutes and are completely free of charge.

When: Monday, June 19 // 5:15 p.m.

Where: Theatinerstr. 8

Cost: Free Admission

Pride Special Guided Tour “Homosexuality in the Animal Kingdom”

Come and listen as the answer to questions regarding sexuality around the animal kingdom are disussed. Do gay or lesbian animals exist? Is that the correct terminology? How is it possible that same-sex sexual behaviour occurs in numerous species?

In celebration of the Pride season 2023, the Munich zoo Hellabrunn presents a special guided tour exploring this fascinating subject (available in German only). Registration will be open from mid-May through the website.

When: Tuesday, June 20 // 6 p.m.

Where: Tierparkstr. 30 / Flamingo entrance

Cost: €9.50 for kids €13 adults

Looking For Other Munich Pride Events Or Activities?

Have a look at our event calendar!

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