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Visit to the Böttcherstraß

This a remarkable house in the Böttcherstraß. At every hour is plays the music that the Bremer city... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fleur V
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Belgium
Listen to the music

Located in a narrow alley behind the Radisson Blu hotel and beside the Tourist Info Center, the... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
chuckandchristine
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Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This a remarkable house in the Böttcherstraß. At every hour is plays the music that the Bremer city musicians also played. Nice to walk inside the Böttcherstraß and mark up these building, but here are also other interesting things to see like a fountain or...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Located in a narrow alley behind the Radisson Blu hotel and beside the Tourist Info Center, the glockenspiel rings on the hour beginning at 1100 daily. There are a few small pubs and restaurants close by where you can enjoy both a drink and the...More

Thank chuckandchristine
Reviewed 24 July 2018

If you happen to be there when the clock/bells are "active", have a look. Otherwise, I'd skip it... just my opinion.

Thank LarRanTravels
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Böttcherstrasse is one of many fine streets in the fairytale city of Bremen - and if you happen to pass by you have to see (and hear) the bells playing. But it isn’t mandatory.

Thank Mogeltoft
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Missed the hour of playing, yet at the hour and half hour you can enjoy the carillon, comfortably sitting at a table of facing restaurants!

Thank Lionheart1261
Reviewed 18 May 2018

A pal and I were just stumbling about in Bremen exploring the area around the river. Suddenly we find ourselves in a back alley with a handful of other travellers. I suddenly notice a sign and a lot of bells on top of a couple...More

Thank shaqr
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Unfortunately, this is not rung as frequently as one might hope. Our itinerary meant that we were unable to hear it ringing in out.

Thank Mallyfam
Reviewed 3 January 2018

High between two old houses are ringing the bells of this carillon. If you have Meissen China at home you know you can play a hymn on them. But the best are the chimes from this Maissen made Glockenspiel from high above, sending its soft...More

Thank cameranny44
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The Glockenspiel House is just one of the historical buildings located in Boettcherstrasse, in the centre of Bremen. The musical instrument is located in between two adjacent gables and when it plays, panels rotate and display pictures of seafarers. As Boettcherstrasse is well worth visiting...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Arrive 5 minutes before the hour between 12 and 6 during the Spring and Summer. The porcelain bells will begin chiming and the former "degenerate art" panels designed by Hoetger in the 1930's will be displayed in the rotating second section to the left of...More

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