The Neue Pinakothek in Munich is a museum which shows work from the 18th and 19th century. The history of the museum reaches back into the year 1853, when it was found. The original building was destroyed in World War II. The image shows the new building, that opened in 1981.
Munich is the capital of the German state of Bavaria and is Germany's third largest city, located on the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps. Black and gold - the colors of the Holy Roman Empire - have been the city's official colors since the time of Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor.