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Bremen Town Hall (Rathaus), Bremen

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Bremen Town Hall (Rathaus) has served as Bremen's town hall for centuries. UNESCO lists it as a World Heritage site. It's one of the most important examples of Brick Gothic architecture in Europe. You must take a guided tour to explore this striking building inside. You'll gain an insight into its 600-year history and see some of its most impressive rooms. Note especially the grand upper council chamber and Art Nouveau decoration of golden chamber. Make sure to visit its Bremer Ratskeller. This basement pub is home to oldest barrel of wine in Germany. Book your tour in advance via Bremen's official tourism website. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Bremen Town Hall (Rathaus) by using our Bremen vacation trip planner.
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  • Citadel well taken care of and very beautiful, well worth a visit even if fast. Is very cute turn aimlessly inside the alleys
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  • Town Hall-part ensemble market square (UNESCO). It can be, walking around, seen from outside: the façade is full of symbols and meanings. Tour ticket is bought at the information centre for tourists on the other side of the square. The tour lasts 45 minutes (German and English) and this visit just 2 huge rooms, but no! This testimony is a free city of the Hanseatic League, his wealth and greatness. Don't miss out-in every way a great restaurant!
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  • Nice Church for if you're in the area but not really very special. Nice to after to go if you're in the area
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  • Beautiful town hall in the centre of Bremen. Currently having it's roof replaced so covered in scaffolding, but it's still open for tours which can be booked at the tourist information office on the other side of the square. The type cost about €5 and took about an hour showing us the main rooms of the hall. Worth a look if you have chance
  • Beautiful building in small city worth visiting with friends and picking up a souvenir
  • Wonderful and very European place. The buildings around are amazing.
  • Exquisite old building. A real eye candy!
  • A wonderful historical building, and a beautiful city.