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Alter Hof

Alter Hof 1, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Apr 1, 2017
“Great Source of Information On The City”
Feb 9, 2017
“See the great facades”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Alter Hof 1, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed May 26, 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
Reviewed April 22, 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
Reviewed April 1, 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

Thank bsandrs
Reviewed February 9, 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
Reviewed December 1, 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
Reviewed November 13, 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
Reviewed September 19, 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 ukienomad
Reviewed August 26, 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
Reviewed June 21, 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
Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

This is a castle built in the 12th century and the first residence of the Wittelsbach rulers. In the inner courtyard, you can see an interesting "glass window/tower" structure called the "Monkey Tower".

Thank Phi S
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