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I absolutely adore it... one of the most interesting clocks in Europe... at 13.05 comes out a stage... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
marciac163
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Porto, Portugal
Telling The Time For Trumpton!

A wonderful building with an extremely lovely display. The Pied Piper Figure Play and Chimes take... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
CockneyBrum
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

I absolutely adore it... one of the most interesting clocks in Europe... at 13.05 comes out a stage that represents the pied piper of HAMELIN... First comes the pied piper with the rats, than with the children and the 2 who are left behind... just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

A wonderful building with an extremely lovely display. The Pied Piper Figure Play and Chimes take place daily at 1.05pm, 3.35pm, 5.35pm. The Pied Piper Theme Tune plays at 9.35am each day and the River Weser Tune plays at 11.35am. It reminded me of Trumpton,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank CockneyBrum
Reviewed February 3, 2018

Beautiful historic building (more details about it can be learnt in the city museum nearby). Bells are on 4 times a day to accompany clocks showing the Rat Catcher legend.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Elena P
Reviewed August 26, 2017

At this building you will find 4 times a day a glockenspiel and you can see the story of Pied Piper. The time schedule is close at the information table at the attraction. The architecture and historical story of this house from XVII century is...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Martin S
Reviewed August 18, 2017

Loved watching this.. so did my 2 girls age nearly 16 and 3... the display of the story about pied piper is on 3 times a day.. so need to time your visit to hameln accordingly!!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sarah B
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Apart from the intricacies of ornamentation, this building looks over the viewer with a caption, translated on the west face, that tells the tale of the Pied Piper as the genuine case of the criminal abduction of more than one hundred children, one fatal day....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Piero C
Reviewed July 24, 2017

When in Hamlin this is a "must see" - but take care, the display is only 3 times a day - so make sure you time your visit appropriately

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank An_Old_Burian
Reviewed May 23, 2017

When you enter Hameln you will see signs on which the times that the puppets come out, appear. In our case it was at 13.00. First you hear the chimes of the bells and then the story of the Pied Piper is represented. An absolute...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Angela K
Reviewed November 11, 2016

The exterior of this characteristic building of Hameln is beautiful and a fantastic motif of photographs, but unfortunately the interior was completely spoilt by an unsuccessful project so that it cannot be visited any longer.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Marianne H
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Nice attractive building holds the glockenspiel. Lots of bells, and nice scenes shown as they revolve. Be sure to time it so that you see this.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Eugene F
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