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Old Town Hall (Altes Rathaus)

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The former seat of Munich's municipal government, this landmark on the Marienplatz has the city's various coats of arms imprinted on its facade.
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Marienplatz 15, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 23396500
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is so much to see in Munich, but make this part of the walk. The history and building worthy of the time in the area.

Thank NinaW2000
Reviewed 5 August 2018

This very pretty building was actually rebuilt (as much of Munich was) after WW II. It's worth visiting when in Marienplatz.

Thank Mark42139
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Altes Rathaus is the heart of the Old Town, and it is situated on the east side of Marienplatz. A document from 1310 mentions about this Old Town Hall. Grand Hall was built between 1392 and 1394. The building was reconstructed in 1470, in style...More

Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed 23 July 2018

it is also marienplatz. first visit the new town hall and then go to the old one. they are very close to each other and it is surprising that the New Town Hall looks more old than the Old Town Hall :)

Thank Erica T
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Surprisingly, the Old Town Hall looks newer than the nearby New Town Hall. They are both in Marienplatz. It has a tower, which is possible to climb to the top for a great view of the city.

Thank ZhaoXiuMei
Reviewed 12 July 2018

One of the interesting historical buildings to see at Marienplatz is Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall) which is situated on the eastern end of the public square. Like many buildings in this area of the Old Town, it is worth spending a few minutes to...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Although the New Town Hall and its Gothic style look much older than the Old Town Hall, it is actually several centuries younger. The less stunning looking Old Town Hall was built closer to the 1400s and, of course, renovated over the years. It is...More

Thank cisco289
Reviewed 16 June 2018

The Old Town Hall is in Marienplatz near to the New Town Hall. This is a must visit location whilst in Munich, a very interesting looking building.

Thank shropshirenick
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Dating back to the fourteenth century, the building served as the town hall of Munich for over half a millennium till the construction of the new town hall in the late nineteenth century. Over the course of its long life, it has undergone several renovations...More

Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Clocks, a view, Germans. What could be more glorious? more predictable? and more fun? A beer, a wurst, and a conversation can be found around Old Town Hall.

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