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Address: Marktplatz, 38640, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany

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A small jewel

This 15 century treasure is not visible now except through a window . Two many visitors in the past have put it at risk of damage but there is a video ( in German) which gives an... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2016
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This 15 century treasure is not visible now except through a window . Two many visitors in the past have put it at risk of damage but there is a video ( in German) which gives an extensive account of its history and shows all the paintings in detail .

Machelen, Belgium
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112 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Beware, when they say you can visit the actual room. You can see the (half lit) room from a glass bubble. They made a scaled fotographic version where you can watch a film and in between have a look at the picture walls. I can understand that they want to preserve the room from deterioration, but it should be mentioned... More 

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Sheringham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2013

Beautiful building, beautiful views but the mock up of the devastation during the 2nd world war was very sad.

1 Thank Pauline194802
Madison, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2013

The Rathaus (City Hall) illuminates a scandal in this community that undermined the reputation of this Imperial Free City. Although a respected city in the Hanseatic League your may see and hear the story in an English video. Don't miss this interesting part of history.

1 Thank mzungu333
Nashville, Tennessee
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2012

My mom had gone to see this in the 1970's. I wanted to see it as well. There is a short movie that gives the history of the room you will be seeing. They did have a version in English, and the panels were also in German and English. The room its self that is a jewel! It is covered... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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143 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2012

this is the Old Rathaus used before the 1200s thru 1600s rught on the main square, with wall to ceiling paintings (1400's I think) that reallu should be seen, they will statr a flim about the painting and history in English if you request it. not a large building but very interesting, esp for those you love art or history

Thank Sylvia B
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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179 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2012

Those visiting this romantic medieval city must make point of walking up the steps to the Rathaus. Walking through those old oak doors at the top transports you back in time and you become one of the city elders about to take your seat in the small painted council room. The artwork is exquisite and has to be seen to... More 

Thank revcole7
hong kong
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2012

very special paintings on the whole inside the hall, i'm travelling around the world and this is unique i ever seen it before, with friendly staff of course!

Thank leonoramak

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