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Augsburg City Hall (Rathaus)

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Best spot to know history and culture of the city. Entrance of the Gold room is on the 2nd fl. so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nobuhiro k
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Shinjuku, Japan
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This is a must visit if you are in Augsburg. Beautiful work of art/architecture! Breathtaking... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
la_vera_mahshid
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Tokyo
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Augsburg's 17th-century city hall, recently restored following severe damage in World War II, is the architectural masterpiece of this ancient Roman city.
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Rathausplatz 2, 86150 Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Having visited a fair few town halls throughout central Europe, Augsburg's Rathaus struck me as one of the most impressive. The location is breath taking and there's no finer example a Renaissance style building north of... Milan. The jewel in the crown of the building...More

7  Thank WanderingVeidt
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Shrouded in scaffolding when we visited, it is largely the interior which one needs to see to appreciate the building. The second floor golden room and the two prince's room off it are very impressive and worth the visit. Photography is permitted, and there are...More

2  Thank nicholasd284
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Best spot to know history and culture of the city. Entrance of the Gold room is on the 2nd fl. so we took elevator and went to the room entrance, staff told us to show the ticket. We did not know it needs some charge...More

Thank nobuhiro k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building is beautiful and there are a few museum type things to look at inside. It only takes a few minutes to step inside and look around so if you’re in the area might as well do it.

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is a must visit if you are in Augsburg. Beautiful work of art/architecture! Breathtaking ceilings!

Thank la_vera_mahshid
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

It was such an honor to be hosted by the Ober Bürgermeister in the Gold Room. The room is an artistic masterpiece.

Thank lovemybicycle
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This is a must to visit in Augsburg. In the ground floor a small museum including photos of Augsburg in the 2nd WW. In the 3rd floor is the golden sealing room including many paintings, its wonderful.

1  Thank omeqdad
Reviewed 31 August 2018

After spending days and nights all over Europe and pretty old city halls, this Augsburg one did not impress me much, but still it is a unique example of its kind, go and visit while in Augsburg. Hint: Go and eat that special pasta w/...More

Thank Gül Zeynep G
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic inside. We had a small “walk” (3 floors) but they also have an elevator. I loved the interior

Thank Walter D
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Most gorgeous covered in gold decor and paintings huge room, equal to best palaces, museums and cathedrals. Breathtaking ceiling.

Thank tankhimo
Reviewed 4 August 2018

It was amazing, enjooyed going inside, but the prices there are really expensive, there were some confusion as we were not informed that tickets are across the street, but it's really amazing

Thank mohamedasarhan
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We where able to go inside! And the city hall was amazing! Our friends gave Us the whole story on how the city became rich, but there was not showing-off dispite the fact that it was expensive to decorate! But if you look in the...More

Thank Jannice L
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