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An impressive statement of power and wealth.

The Hanseatic city of Hamburg is the second largest in Germany). It's seat of government was... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Andrew A
Carmel Valley, California
Amazing German Rathaus

Like many cities in Germany their town halls are stunning architectually. Also there are some good... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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9 Feb 2019
“The historical town hall of Altona”
12 Aug 2017
“An impressive statement of power and wealth.”
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Platz der Republik | Altona, 22765 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 4281100
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Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Altonaer Rathaus (Town Hall of Altona, in English) is an historical building located in Altona neighborhood, in Hamburg, the main city of North of Germany. In fact it is the real town hall of the town Altona before this town was included in Hamburg city....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

The Hanseatic city of Hamburg is the second largest in Germany). It's seat of government was rebuilt at the end of the 19th Century after the 17th Century original burned down in 1842.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Like many cities in Germany their town halls are stunning architectually. Also there are some good exhibitions to see within the town hall that shows the history of the city

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank JamieH767
Reviewed 15 February 2017

White. White. White. This building is very white. I think it's the favorite for weddings. It's open to explore it fom inside, but you cannot go in every room since it is in use. From inside it pretends to be bigger than from outside. Toilets...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank DonDan16
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I would not put this building at the top of my list when in Hamburg but since we were there on Sunday late afternoon there were not a lot of places open and this was. The square in front was busy with mimes and groups...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank westchicago
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The cover photo shown for the rathaus confused me and is slightly deceptive because it is a photo of the interior courtyard - not the grand exterior, which is what I was expecting to see! This is a fabulous-looking, large rathaus, with a large plaza...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank SusanEasterly
Reviewed 19 February 2016

It is a magnificent building, but nothing more. I haven't been inside, just passed it, but I don't feel like it is very interesting place to go n Hamburg, there are so many more places to go.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Anastasia8307
Reviewed 28 November 2014 via mobile

The place is very old and you can feel and see the history it was born in, and been through. The tour fee is very cheap, although the tour guide had a very heavy accent. It challanged me and I missed some parts of the...More

Thank Bengisu S
Reviewed 16 September 2012

More Room inside like the Buckingham Palace with wonderful ornaments on the roof, made of wood. Needs a least 2 hour for a guided tour to see all the famopus room.

Date of experience: August 2012
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