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Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall)

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Old Town Stroll

Lots of old architectural delights and numerous shops to pass the time. There are numerous places... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
RobertSofSC
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Greenville, South Carolina
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Beautiful Building

The Town Hall holds a prominent position in the town close to the River Danube. It has a large... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Keith70
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Worksop, United Kingdom
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Rathausplatz 2, 94032 Passau, Bavaria, Germany
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All reviews high water clock tower flood levels beautiful building water marks walking tour the river gothic tower beautiful clock great place to start government offices large paintings interesting architecture water level rivers meet christmas market rathaus
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only is the building beautiful it is a place with helpful information. As an added bonus it is air-conditioned.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BB62kretz
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We went to listen to blues band/singer and venue was small with good acoustics. Music not so great and seats/benches were hard. Good beer helped.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank OWJohn
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Lots of old architectural delights and numerous shops to pass the time. There are numerous places to grab something to eat or enjoy a beverage. This beautiful old city center is an excellent place to wander the town and discover interesting new discoveries.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RobertSofSC
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The Town Hall holds a prominent position in the town close to the River Danube. It has a large clocktower and murals. What is more remarkable is the flood level monitor outside. How a town continues to recover and be so picturesque after damage from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Keith70
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We left our cruise ship and spent the day wandering around Passau, from the quant cobbled streets to the murals and the clock tower it had a lovely old world charm about it. You can take in as much or as little as you like...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank BreezeRidge3
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Charming town hall in the old town. Loved seeing the flood level marks along the wall. A must see in Passau.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank evanses5
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

The building holds a prominent spot in this town, across the street from the Danube River. But being at the bottom of the hill and close to the river puts the structure in jeopardy whenever high waters arrive. Thus, it is in a key location...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank TeemanRacketman
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This is a good place to get some information about the town. Pick up a good map. Lot's of quick and good information.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bill F
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Nice looking building with attractive frescos along the side. Tower has marks to show the flood levels reached in different years going back to 1501.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lyndaanne16
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Our river cruise was set to depart from this lovely small German town of Passau, where 3 rivers meet (Danube, Inn, IIz) near the Austrian border. We were so fortunate to have been there when the clock began chiming before we were to depart. View...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Suwanna C
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