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Address: Raadhuspladsen 2, Aarhus 8000, Denmark
Phone Number: +45 89 40 20 00

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i visited the city hall by chance just by walking around the city.. very nice building in the city centre

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Tzoytzoy
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Szeged, Hungary
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I was doing some "business" outside- as there are no public toilets anywhere near. A policeman gave me a fine of 500 krone! I'm trying to fight the charge because there is no clear signage to indicate that this is s municipal building and not a toilet. FYI- "rad" does not mean the same thing in Danish

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Szeged, Hungary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i visited the city hall by chance just by walking around the city.. very nice building in the city centre

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Greenock, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

This has seriously got to be one of the most unusual and unattractive Town Halls I have ever seen. Whenever we saw it, wondered what the heck was the architect thinking. At least different enough to talk about.

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Horsens, Denmark
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

It stands out, not in a good way, because of its modern structure. Compared to old beautiful buildings and the green park surrounding it. it is difficult to believe that this has garnered awards. Really?

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Iran
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

It's not much tourist attractions and only ground floor is open to public, it takes only 2 minutes to visit the place

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016

Hoping to locate a tourist information center (it turned out there was none, or perhaps one existed but only during July and August), we stopped by the radhuset, famous as an example of then-edgy mid-20th-Century Danish architecture and for the fountain outside depicting a sow, drooling contentedly, and six piglets, one of them peeing. Inside, we learned that the radhus... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016

The architecture of this town hall is modern both inside and outside. Admission is free and photography is permitted. For those who like modern architecture, the hall is worth a visit. It will only take a few minutes to see it. There is an excellent restaurant near it, the Radhus Cafe, which serves high quality traditional Danish food in very... More 

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Dunwoody, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016

Danish modern, down to the last detail. Superb example of Arne Jacobsen design, including the typeface used on all signage. Try to arrange a visit to the top of the tower. Great view of the city.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2016

This is a really an ugly building, but beauty is in the eyes of the beholder. Some people think otherwise but I get the impression that it's because it was built by two well know Danish architects. If you are around the center of Aarhus go see it and decide for yourself, but don't go there on purpose, you might... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Modern architecture Actually we got married here in 2009 and brings great memories Nothing really to do here but admire the Danish modern design, gardens to the side are nice to have something to eat there , the town is close by with all the public transport easily accessible , I good 'meet me here' spot !

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