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Rathaus, Dusseldorf
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Visit one of Dusseldorf's most iconic landmarks in the historic city center, Rathaus. Originally constructed in the mid-16th century, the building features an attractive architectural mix of three different period styles and houses the city's government offices. Stand back and admire the building's stately, ivy-covered façade, as well as the famous Jan Wellem equestrian monument that anchors the front plaza. Wander through the historic Marktplatz square for a lively selection of cafes, shops, and restaurants. Work out when and for how long to visit Rathaus and other Dusseldorf attractions using our handy Dusseldorf vacation route planner.
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  • And with the Christmas market yet it is more. It has a lot of charm and a few stalls with delicious food. Very near the also lovely Burgplatz
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  • Dusseldorf Town Hall is located in the middle of the old town on the market square. The Town Hall is a building with a beautiful facade. The three-story town hall was built of brick, in simple forms of low German and Dutch Renaissance 1570-73 by Heinrich Tussmann. The market facade is characterized by the five-story tower, which is covered by a lantern-crowned canopy.
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  • Located in Dusseldorf's Old Town this picturesque building with many architectural details. It architectural style reminded me a little bit of buildings I've seen in Denmark. A statue called the Rider...  more »