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Old City Hall, Leipzig

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Architectural Building
Old City Hall, a Renaissance-style building, stands in a medieval square where the local government formerly met. Today, it's home to the city museum and houses many types of medieval artwork, including carvings, statues, paintings, and more. Peek into the banquet hall to see its open fireplaces, check out the treasure chamber, and explore the cellar, with its torture chamber and the jail. Some descriptions are offered in English, but many of the newspaper clippings, interviews, and sound clips are only in German. Using our world travel planner, Leipzig attractions like Old City Hall can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The old city hall is a beautiful building sitting right in the Market Place in old town. It has some restaurants and museums in it but we did not have time to visit any of the museums so we only were ...  more »
  • On my walk through Leipzig, I took a little time to look at the Town Hall. So I recommend a way from here to the railway station or vice versa, there has seen much, what you should see in Leipzig.
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  • There are some interesting artifacts from the town history and a nice scale model of the town. One of the guides implied that there was music in Bach's hand among the collection but it is actually a h...  more »