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Stadt Passau, Altes Rathaus, Passau

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Dating from the 14th century, Stadt Passau, Altes Rathaus is one of Passau's most impressive and historic sites--and home to Bavaria's largest glockenspiel clock. Set on the town square, the ornate and intricate Neo-Gothic architecture is a sight to behold. Paintings depicting local legends and semi-historical scenes lavishly decorated the interior walls. Keep an eye out for marks on the side of the building, which depict the heights and dates of the various floods that have inundated the town throughout its history. Make Stadt Passau, Altes Rathaus part of your personalized Passau itinerary using our Passau family vacation planner.
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  • We went by the Altes Rathaus in Passau as part of a walking tour and heard the history, saw the high water flood marks, but otherwise did not get to go inside because we were there early in the mornin...  more »
  • This beautiful old palace of City Hall with the clock. We got in, because it wasn't planned.
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  • Great place. The historic centre of Passau, directly on the banks of the Danube, where ships may dock with many tourists
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  • I had a wonderful opportunity to sing as member of the Stellenbosch University Choir, South Africa, to perform a concert in this magnificent builing on 24/6/1979. Fondest memories of this beautiful Rathaus, roof paintings and lovely Passau. Would like to visit again!
  • Passau is a very beautiful city. There's much to discover.
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  • Great building
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  • Great architecture and the surrounding area.
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