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Attractive Tourist Building

The Falkenhaus , also called "Haus zum Falken", is a building on the market square in the city... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Mike K
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
Attractive house

This is a yellow colored house next to the St Mary chapel. The tourist information center is... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
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This historic building is known for its Rococo architecture.
Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

This building is really only of interest for it's exterior appearance as it overlooks the Marktplatz. The architectural style is something of a late Baroque/early Rococo. Very attractive.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

This building on the market square is an eye catcher. A big yellow colour building full with ornaments in art nouveau style on the wall. It was not open so we could only enjoy from outside. On the ground floor you can find the office...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The Falkenhaus , also called "Haus zum Falken", is a building on the market square in the city center. It was built at the beginning of the 18th century, then bought in 1735 by the innkeeper Franz Thomas Meißner and used as an inn ....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mike K
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Right on the main square, this lovely "old" building, rebuilt after the war, houses the tourist office. There are pictures of the terrible destruction of Wurzburg in a short, deadly raid of World War II.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Lynne K
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This is a beautiful yellow building in the Rococo style that is located right on the Market Place. The tourist information center is located in the center on the ground floor. The building is next door to the St Mary chapel. There are stores and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This is a yellow colored house next to the St Mary chapel. The tourist information center is located in this building. The exterior of the house is very attractive due to the carvings and the color. A great place to take picture with Marktplatz and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank 588phis
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Next to the Chapel of the St. Mary you will find the Falcon house.Its Rococo stucco-work facade was added in 1751. Today you will find the tourist office inside the mansion.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I came across the Haus zum Falken, a 2 story light yellow "mansion" unexpectedly on the Wurzburg market square. It was easily recognizable by its features seen on pics of attractions for Wurzburg. The rococo decor still looked attractive and certainly must have been very...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 31 December 2015

We did not know it is an attraction when we were there, but we were surprised by the architecture - so many details in the decoration, that we could not just pass by. It catched the eye and we had to stop and stare. One...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank 580irinat
Reviewed 21 September 2015

It is an attractive yellow facaded building which you are shown as a part of the city tour. Originally owned bya wealthy trader, then a hotel, it has now been converted for other uses. The facade does look a bit too ostentatious for my taste,...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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