Altes Rathaus, Regensburg

The oldest parts of Altes Rathaus date back to the mid-13th century, while additional structures were built later in the 15th century. Now a museum covering the Regensburg Reichstag, you'll learn a great deal about the history and politics of the region. Take a tour to visit all the important rooms, including a secret chamber where many important meeting were held throughout history, the great hall, and even the dungeons and torture chamber. Tours leave from the tourist information center located next door and are available in English. Work out when and for how long to visit Altes Rathaus and other Regensburg attractions using our handy Regensburg trip itinerary app .
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  • The old town hall of Regensburg (Rathausplatz) is the seat of the Mayor and part of the administration of the city of Regensburg. It also houses a museum on the history of the Reichstag of Regensburg.
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  • Walk through the cobbled streets, even in the middle of the winter was charming and took us back few centuries.  more »
  • Today we decided to visit the information centre in part of the old town hall building and upon finding out that this place was a major historical place we booked a tour, was supposed to be an English...  more »
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  • Very nice english speaking guide. Very interesting museum and history
  • Nice. But very difficult to take good photo because space in front of building is small.
  • The heart of the city
  • interesting place for history buff
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