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Obere Muehlbruecke 1, 96049 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an impressive and well-preserved building best seen from the outside. The inside has been updated and restored and contains a collection of porcelain unrelated to the building's original uses. Unless you have an interest in porcelain, I suggest the inside not be on...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a highlight of a visit to Bamberg. It was crowded (especially near the food stalls) but still worth it.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful building with bridges in the middle of the river. One of the buildings that is worth seeing in Bamberg on a nice day. Just walk around it.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite embracing the building's architecture will only take a quarter or so, you would be advised to walk around and find every possible angle. I found the surroundings most enjoyable in the entire town - and quite varying in style, from busy bridges and streets...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So the town hall is the epitome of the city, and with good reason - but actually (as we were told by a local) Bamberg is one of the 3 major cities in Germany that was not bombed under WWII because the skies over Bamberg...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Our walk included Altes Rathaus - the Old Townhall An amazing building from all sides Very impressed with the painted wall which included a unique addition of a Cherubs Leg! Stunning

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit of this beautiful 14th century old town hall a lot! The china museum was very enjoyable and we learnt something new while enjoying true masterpieces. The small size of the museum also added to the enjoyment: big enough to be comprensive,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Gunnar S
Reviewed July 23, 2019

Bamberg's historic town hall is one of the most picturesque buildings in Bavaria -- the stunning location in the river, the half-timbered architecture, the beautiful murals.... What a wonderful historic monument.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 22, 2019 via mobile

Outstanding building the outside is so wonderful to view and of course to see the cherub’s leg, adds to overall impression of the building - obviously the artist was displaying his humour!

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 18, 2019 via mobile

This mediaeval town has unesco world heritage designation. It is outstanding. We did a guided walking tour that was very informative and pointed out things we may have missed. The side of the building is almost as interesting as the classical front view on the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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