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Historisches Rathaus, Muenster

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Stand in the historic Peace Hall of Historisches Rathaus, where the Treaty of Westphalia was ratified to end the Thirty Years' War, and at the same time, admire the elegant portraits and intricate wood paneling that adorn the walls. Anchoring the city's historic quarter with its impressive Gothic architecture, this building is of one of Muenster's most iconic landmarks and now houses the city's administration. Wander through the adjoining Prinzipalmarkt square for a variety of outdoor cafes where you can sit and admire the building's dramatic facade. By using our Muenster tourist route planner, you can arrange your visit to Historisches Rathaus and other attractions in Muenster.
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  • Before you visit, look up "Peace of Westfalia" on Wikipedia. If you don't know about the 30 Years War (and the 80 Years War between Spain and the Netherlands) none of this will make sense. Inside the ...  more »
  • The Historisches Rathaus Munster has a long History. The most important thing that happend here was the Westfalische Peace Treaty. The Rathaus is a very old building and is worth seeing.  more »
  • The Historical City Hall of Münster was one of the theatres of the negotiations of the Peace of Westphalia which concluded the Thirty Years' War in Europe and the Eighty Years' War between Spain and t...  more »
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  • The old city hall, a beautiful piece of architecture
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  • Wonderful roofs!
  • Impressive to see
  • One story please! Here there for €2 to visit one of the places where history was written. Very worthwhile.
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