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Hannover City Hall (Rathaus)

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Address: Am Maschpark, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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+49 511 1685333
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07:15 - 18:00
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Mon - Thu 07:15 - 18:00
Fri 07:15 - 16:00

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Fabulous Day Out

Visited in Feb but would like to go again but in summer as you get to see more and do more. It was still a nice day to go and explore the zoo. It took about two hours to see... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited in Feb but would like to go again but in summer as you get to see more and do more. It was still a nice day to go and explore the zoo. It took about two hours to see everything although you could spend much longer. Definitely recommended if you are going to Hannover specially with family.

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Hannover, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Rathaus is a place you must visit when in Hannover. The nearby lake and the building itself in and out are beautiful. A place to remember !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It is the main attraction in Hannover, you can go around event if Rathaus is closed. You can go to the tower or simply go inside for free.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A true architectural masterwork, the New Town Hall is one of Hannover’s most iconic landmarks and most sought-after photographs. After a construction period of twelve years, it was ceremonially inaugurated on July 20, 1913. The building is a grand but elegant structure from outside with many eye-catching architectural styles, best described as eclectic, and diverting details. With a rich history,... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful building with lots of architectural and art details. One can spend a lot of time admiring all of this delicate work.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cafe/Bistro hidden out the back over looking at the water was good to find after a walk round the lake. The walks about 45 mins and is worthwhile

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Impressive structure and architecture, shame there was scaffolding covering it, nice walk around the lake at the back.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Really enjoyed strolling around the grounds. There is a lovely lake and the Rathaus architecture is nice.

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N Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

A lovely building with panoramic views from the roof. Take the small lift which costs a few euros to the top. The lift shaft is at an angle so it's a strange experience on the way up and down! The views over Hannover and the Maschsee Lake are lovely and provide good photo opportunities. There are also four large models... More 

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Hannover, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

great for a hour or two, when you enter you have models in the centre showing Hannover from its humble begginings through to today, how it has grown and how iy was almost distryed during the war, then rebuilt. It is worth if visiting spending the time and money to go to the top of the town hall the views... More 

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