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Alter Hof

Alter Hof 1, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 21014050
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“monkeys” (3 reviews)
“residence” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Alter Hof 1, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 89 21014050
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This is a very pleasant and peaceful courtyard. Away from the crowded touristy area. Look out for the "Monkey tower", which is a glass tower sticking out of the building.

Thank Phi S
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Thgis is located behind some walls and not easy to find but it is an impressive old building in a courtyard. It served as a palace for of the Wittelsbachs.Since 1816 it has served as a governmebt office.

Thank Oldjack
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Really good food and service! A traditional German place, with healthy options. Close to city center, in a charming old building with character.

Thank Amy L
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The Alter Hof (Old Court) was the former Imperial residence of Louis IVth, the Holy Roman Emperor. It was destroyed during the War and has been rebuilt. The modern rebuild is well done and there is some striking architecture. In the basement there are excellent...More

1  Thank bsandrs
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

A great walk to see facades that you do not see in the US. Interesting information and views as you step back hundreds of years in the past for Bavarian history.

Thank cdhcch
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I did a few tours with Sandeman and this was a stop with the free walking tour and the Third Reich tour. Did you know Hitler wanted to be a painter and painted this? I didn't!

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

It is on your walking route through Munich. No need to plan an extra outing, but if you pass it, the have a closer look. It's one of the remaining historic old buildings in town.

Thank bahrawia
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

The multimedia presentation Ludwig the Bavarian and the Alter Hof in the great vaulted hall combines all the topics of the media stations (including the court and the city) and relates the legend of the monkey tower. You have to ask at the information desk...More

Thank Olena S
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

One of Ludwig's prettiest castles and just loaded with gold! It would take about an hour to get through all the areas and the gardens.

Thank Bobbyjean46
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

There are actually two exhibitions, both multi-media - the smaller is the one covering the history of the Alter Hof and can be set to English by the visitor. The larger one needs to be set to English by the Information Centre desk on the...More

Thank maceng-chattan
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