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Rothenburg Town Hall (Rathaus)

Marktplatz, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 40492
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Excellent square

Highly recommend coming here in the morning or at night when there aren't crowds of people swarming... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2016
Germantown, Maryland
Click Clock

We stayed just down the street in the Eisenhut Hotel so it was a short walk to marketplace and the... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2016
William D
Arlington, Virginia
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The city hall of this picturesque, undeveloped village reflects its anachronistic spirit.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Marktplatz, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 40492
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Reviewed 28 March 2016

Highly recommend coming here in the morning or at night when there aren't crowds of people swarming the place. In the mornings at around 8, we were the only people there.

Thank Ezzsuper
Reviewed 27 March 2016

We stayed just down the street in the Eisenhut Hotel so it was a short walk to marketplace and the Town hall. The main feature...not to be missed...is the clock chime and activity on the hour. being nearby we stopped more than once to enjoy....More

Thank William D
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Rothenberg is always a great place to visit. The town hall and the town square are best enjoyed in the summer or during the Christmas market.

Thank Theresa M
Reviewed 12 March 2016

The town square is just beautiful. It's lined with authentic German buildings and loads of places to eat. Great to experience this beautiful German town.

Thank sjwright1986
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Central to Rothenburg, this Town Hall is lovely. The architecture is definitely worth seeing and also a time travel into old Bavaria.

Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 28 February 2016

When we saw the opportunity to climb to the top of the tower of Rathaus we just couldn't pass it up. Getting to the top is a little bit of a challenge and would not be easy for some as you have to go up...More

1  Thank SBR16
Reviewed 21 February 2016

The re-enactment of historical events and costumed town people, really make this town come alive. Very picturesque architecture.

Thank markath
Reviewed 19 February 2016

The architecture, the atmosphere, you name it, it was all excellent. breathtaking in my opinion. must visit!!!

Thank Rayray R
Reviewed 11 February 2016

The Town Hall (and the place in front of) is for me the most beautiful part of Rothenburg. Don't lose the occasion to climb to the top of the tower!

Thank Barbicane8
Reviewed 11 February 2016

If you want a great panoramic view of Rothernburg and its surrounds, a climb to the top of the Rathaus Tower is the best place to go. Once you've climbed the staircase, there are turnstiles. Because the top of the tower is so small, the...More

2  Thank Belinda Y
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