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Old Town Hall

ul. Rynek Staromiejski 1, Torun 87-100, Poland
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Don't miss the panoramic view from the top of the tower

Beautiful museum, it deserves a two hours visit, and for dessert don't miss the tower, about 176... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2017
יוסי ג
Jerusalem, Israel
Worth the trip up the tower

The trip up the tower is absolutely worth it, with a stunning panorama of Torun and plent of photo... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
Sebastian H
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ul. Rynek Staromiejski 1, Torun 87-100, Poland
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

Beautiful museum, it deserves a two hours visit, and for dessert don't miss the tower, about 176 steps, without an elevator, but if you can don't miss it.

Thank יוסי ג
Reviewed September 16, 2017

The trip up the tower is absolutely worth it, with a stunning panorama of Torun and plent of photo opportunities. However the museum is just... meh. It's a bunch of old objects locked up in glass cabinets, all carefuly labeled, but without much context. The...More

1  Thank Sebastian H
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

Although we went only up to the tower- it was amazing experience! View is amazing over whole Torun and Vistula river. My son counted 164 steps- but not very steep and lots of stops and displays on the way up

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Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

The most important thing is to visit the tower. The panoram view of Torun is amazing with all old building. You'd can even see the the house of Mikołaj Kopernik.

Thank Hubert K
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Always on the lookout for a good viewpoint over a new city, the Town Hall has a clock tower you can climb up and the view is worth the climb. Inside the Town Hall however, is a museum with multiple centuries of Polish art which...More

Thank escottf
Reviewed August 11, 2017

It is quite a climb to to top but you have stops along the way as they have put pictures and information up in rooms along the way to tell you the history of the Town Hall

Thank char5656
Reviewed August 4, 2017

I went for the tower. Narrow staircase with low headroom that opens into rooms and cubbies on the way up. You go through the bell rooms and the bells are ringing so be prepared. The view from the top is worth the work. Tallest structure...More

Thank GuyA473
Reviewed August 4, 2017

Torun is a beautiful town with a small picturesque old square. Me and my family went to the town hall tower and it was an outstanding view on the whole city and its sights. You can see far from there and the view is great!...More

1  Thank Maruša K
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

On of the biggest town halls in this part of Europe. Apart from great look from street I strongly recommend going up the tower - the view is flabberghasting

1  Thank Michał B
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

We recently visiting both the town hall tower and the town hall museum . The tower gave fantastic views over the city and to the river. While the museum was a hidden treasure of rare items both religious and town related. And the art on...More

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