• Lionel Richie

    During an evening tour of the Nymphenburg master workshops, the world star was deeply affected by the high art of porcelain painting. Year of the visit: 2015

  • Design talk: designer Konstantin Grcic and Prof. Dr. Florian Hufnagel in Nymphenburg, 2015

  • Queen of Bhutan

    The Queen of Bhutan accompanied by Prince Luitpold of Bavaria. Year of the visit: 2014

  • Rolf Sachs

    Artist Rolf Sachs visiting Nymphenburg. Year of the visit: 2014

  • Pope Benedict XVI

    Year of the visit: 2006

  • John Chamberlain

    One of the most important pioneers of pop art visiting Nymphenburg, 2006.

  • Queen Elisabeth II

    Queen Elisabeth II visiting Porzellan Manufaktur Nymphenburg, 1965.

  • Tarja Halonen

    The Finnish president accompanied by her husband and former head of the manufactory, Dr. Jörg Richtsfeld. Year of the visit: 2007

  • Frank Stella

    One of the leading representatives of colour-field painting at the manufactory's representative guest room, the Blaue Salon. Year of the visit: 2007

  • Gina Lollobrigida

    Goddesses among themselves: Gina Lollobrigida admiring Auliczek's Ceres, in 1955.

  • Barbara Bush and Hannelore Kohl

    Economic world summit in Munich, 1992

  • Emperor Akihito

    Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan, with former CEO Dr Heinrich Kauper and Duke Max in Bavaria, in 1993.

  • Sultan of Oman

    The Sultan of Oman accompanied by Duke Franz of Bavaria and Dr Heinrich Kauper, former CEO of the manufactory, in 1996.


Porzellan Manufaktur Nymphenburg is a leader among the world's porcelain makers. Services and objects are produced purely by hand and entirely by highly skilled craftspeople. The select material quality and the high artistic aspirations have always attracted internationally famous people like Queen Elizabeth II, Pope Benedict XVI or singer and songwriter Lionel Richie to Nymphenburg.