We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Haus zum Falken

Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 931 372335
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Art Nouveau

This building on the market square is an eye catcher. A big yellow colour building full with... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Solodam J
,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Attractive Tourist Building

The Falkenhaus , also called "Haus zum Falken", is a building on the market square in the city... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Mike K
,
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
Read all 61 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
This historic building is known for its Rococo architecture.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“st mary” (2 reviews)
“market square” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
CONTACT
+49 931 372335
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (61)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"tourist office"
in 4 reviews
"st mary"
in 2 reviews
"market square"
in 4 reviews
"widow"
in 2 reviews
"franz"
in 2 reviews
"yellow"
in 6 reviews
"marktplatz"
in 2 reviews
"exterior"
in 2 reviews
"century"
in 3 reviews
"chapel"
in 3 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 19 May 2018

This building on the market square is an eye catcher. A big yellow colour building full with ornaments in art nouveau style on the wall. It was not open so we could only enjoy from outside. On the ground floor you can find the office...More

Thank Solodam J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The Falkenhaus , also called "Haus zum Falken", is a building on the market square in the city center. It was built at the beginning of the 18th century, then bought in 1735 by the innkeeper Franz Thomas Meißner and used as an inn ....More

Thank Mike K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Right on the main square, this lovely "old" building, rebuilt after the war, houses the tourist office. There are pictures of the terrible destruction of Wurzburg in a short, deadly raid of World War II.

Thank Lynne K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This is a beautiful yellow building in the Rococo style that is located right on the Market Place. The tourist information center is located in the center on the ground floor. The building is next door to the St Mary chapel. There are stores and...More

Thank tank1050
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This is a yellow colored house next to the St Mary chapel. The tourist information center is located in this building. The exterior of the house is very attractive due to the carvings and the color. A great place to take picture with Marktplatz and...More

Thank Phi S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Next to the Chapel of the St. Mary you will find the Falcon house.Its Rococo stucco-work facade was added in 1751. Today you will find the tourist office inside the mansion.

Thank Ralf K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I came across the Haus zum Falken, a 2 story light yellow "mansion" unexpectedly on the Wurzburg market square. It was easily recognizable by its features seen on pics of attractions for Wurzburg. The rococo decor still looked attractive and certainly must have been very...More

1  Thank retireeVancouver
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 31 December 2015

We did not know it is an attraction when we were there, but we were surprised by the architecture - so many details in the decoration, that we could not just pass by. It catched the eye and we had to stop and stare. One...More

1  Thank Irina T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 September 2015

It is an attractive yellow facaded building which you are shown as a part of the city tour. Originally owned bya wealthy trader, then a hotel, it has now been converted for other uses. The facade does look a bit too ostentatious for my taste,...More

1  Thank travellerIndian
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Maybe after seeing a number of UNESCO and other really spectacular sites, we were expecting more. A big ho-hum on our part. It's attractive but not particularly memorable or interesting (in the grand scheme of things). Better hustle along to the Residenz (aka Residenzplatz) for...More

Thank on_the_go_98765
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Haus zum Falken staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit