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Address: Herzog-Friedrich-Strasse 21, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
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This famous balcony in Innsbruck's historic neighborhood was constructed...

This famous balcony in Innsbruck's historic neighborhood was constructed out of gold to honor the marriage of Maximilian I and his wife.

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Better outside than in

Lovely to see - but don't go in unless you are really keen on history - or have an Innsbruck card when it's worth a free look. Not that much in there.

Reviewed 24 May 2016
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90 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Amazing to hear the story behind the Goldenes Dachl. You must get inside the Museum too. Free to look at from the Old Town Square. It is in a quaint street with pretty shops , cafés and restaurants. Very vibrant and we felt safe to walk around hunting for good souvenirs.

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Wakefield, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

If you are passing through Innsbruck, it's nice to see the Golden Roof, but it's not worth a trip to Innsbruck just to see it. If the sun isn't shining on it, it's nothing special--it looks much nicer when the sun is shining on it. There are lots of shops and cafes in the area, and it is a very... More 

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Pune, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

The street is very famous as you may find many restuarnt and shops nearby, but Golden roof as not so special.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

As one o the main attraction it could be full of tourist flocking trying to take pictures at same time

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Canberra
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely to see - but don't go in unless you are really keen on history - or have an Innsbruck card when it's worth a free look. Not that much in there.

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Aubange, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

The golden roof is the place were tourists meet in Innsbruck. So, you can't miss it. But even more interesting as the (small) golden roof are the wall paintings and the architecture of the historic buildings around it.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

This is one of the main attractions of Innsbruck. The area its in is part of the old town which is very beautiful. This attraction is a must see when you visit Innsbruck.

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College Station, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

The golden roof wasn't anything special. Then again I haven't really read into it and I know nothing about it. The good thing was that there was always a party going on underneath The Golden Roof. Restraunts and vendors lined the street in front of it. It was very crowded but really fun.

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Vienna, Austria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Well, it's just a building with a guilded tile roof, but it gives you an idea how it must have felt like to be standing on the balcony surrounded by the incredibly useless yet impressive opulence. "Yawn, look at the filthy commons".

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This is the photo every tourist wants to take in Innsbruck. We utilised our Innsbruck Card and went to the museum for free where you get to see the roof from inside. The rest of the museum was fine and despite the audio guide we quickly skipped through the displays and hearing endless stories about Maximilian I.

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