MGV welcomes you to Munich
MGV (Association of Munich Tourist Guides) is an alliance of Munich’s tourist guides with the aim to care about and promote professional competence of its members and participation in events such as worldwide conventions of tour guides, celebration of the city anniversary, etc.
The tourist guides’ expertise is guaranteed by their training through Munich’s Tourist Office, certification by the Munich Tourist Guides Association and constant further education.
MGV is a member of the Federal Association of Guides (BVGD). The BVGD is a member of the European Federation of Tourist Guides Association (FEG) and Federation of tourist guides worldwide.
200 members, 178 different tours in 30 languages
Foundation: May 1995
– Safeguarding of Munich tourist guides’ professional interests
– Securing and furthering of members’ competence
The high quality of the tours that members of the association offer is guaranteed by BVGD’s further education certificate and further education programmes by MGV on a monthly basis.
1st President: Reidun Alvestad-Aschenbrenner
2nd President: Georg Reichlmayr
Treasurer: Gabi Kraus
Secretary: Gigi I. Lefranc
Advisory Board: Renate Bartholomae, Christiane Haack M.A., Virginia Leonhardt M.A.
– BVGD – German Federal Association of Tourist Guides
The BVGD is a member of:
– European Federation of Tourist Guides (FEG)
– World Federation of Tourist Guide Associations (WFTGA)