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“Beautiful” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Augsburg City Hall (Rathaus)

Augsburg City Hall (Rathaus)
Am Rathausplatz 2, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
0821/50-20
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Ranked #1 of 36 Attractions in Augsburg
Type: Architectural Buildings, Government Buildings, Landmarks
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Owner description: Augsburg's 17th-century city hall, recently restored following severe damage in World War II, is the architectural masterpiece of this ancient Roman city.
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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“Beautiful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Gorgeous renovation of the original after WW2. Very detailed adn awe inspiring. I can't say enough about the beauty of this building, particularly the interior frescoes, guilt, and woodwork. Of particular interest are the huge iron heaters!

Visited March 2013
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“Worth a photo”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

The City Hall is very representative of a city which was once the capital of Bavaria. It is a magnificent building and well worth seeing.

Visited March 2013
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“Beautiful and interesting "golden room"”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Go and check out the Golden Room in the Town Hall....it is very beautiful and a good place to escape the elements,

Visited February 2013
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“Rathaus Augsburg”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

Was able to go to the gold room In the Rathaus last week. It was redone for the 2000 year celebration a few years back. I remember it as a small child and seeing it again this year in it's newer condition was staggering. The gold leaf is amazing. The coffered ceilings in the ante-rooms are also stunning, although not guilded. This was a very inexpensive self guided tour. There is a lady who takes your money and then gives you a guide so you can read about it in the language of your choice. Simply amazing to see. Well worth the visit when in Augsburg.

Visited March 2013
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“Something special”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

The City Hall was rebuilt after being alterdd by Allied bombing in the war. The decorationsd and guilding are fantastic. A nice touch is the 'time line' for the visually impaired. Well worth a visit.

Visited February 2013
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