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Historisches Rathaus Munster

Prinzipalmarkt 10, 48143 Muenster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 251 4922724
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Amazing, historically important room - plus neat stuff. History buffs don't miss!

Before you visit, look up "Peace of Westfalia" on Wikipedia. If you don't know about the 30 Years... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Smithers, B.C.
Historisches Rathaus Munster

The Historisches Rathaus Munster has a long History. The most important thing that happend here was... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
Everswinkel, Germany
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This 12th-century building is where the Westphalian Peace Treaty was ratified.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Prinzipalmarkt 10, 48143 Muenster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 251 4922724
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Before you visit, look up "Peace of Westfalia" on Wikipedia. If you don't know about the 30 Years War (and the 80 Years War between Spain and the Netherlands) none of this will make sense. Inside the Rathaus is the "The Hall of Peace" where...More

1  Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The Historisches Rathaus Munster has a long History. The most important thing that happend here was the Westfalische Peace Treaty. The Rathaus is a very old building and is worth seeing.

Thank Nordstr35
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The Historical City Hall of Münster was one of the theatres of the negotiations of the Peace of Westphalia which concluded the Thirty Years' War in Europe and the Eighty Years' War between Spain and the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands. It was the...More

1  Thank TaherAlbaghliJulian
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Muenster it's a beautiful city. You have to see everithing it's offering. Impresive buildings with lots of places to drink great beer

Thank Gina T
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Any European should visit the site. European history was written here and a new country, the Netherlands came into existance.

Thank Hera101
Reviewed 21 January 2017

One of my favorites places in Münster, if not, my favorite. It's a must all seasons long. I was lucky enough to be there already 3 times and I never get tired of it. It's amazing how it differs from winter to summer, but it...More

Thank ailuchiesa
Reviewed 17 January 2017

You can tell it's history by the look. It stands out from the surrounding buildings. The pollution over the years has added a black colouring which makes it even more outstanding. Caution watch out for cyclists as there are many cycling paths. Don't stand in...More

Thank Marathon59
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Don't miss this city if you are close by around Christmas! It is a very beautiful city all year round but in Christmas it becomes exceptional.. you live your fairytale in this Christmas decoration! Don't miss a walk around when it gets dark and lights...More

Thank Anastasia G
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

If you want to get a taste of history that took many years of skilled work to restore from what is probably a five minute air attack that destroyed a part of history pay this place a short but we'll worth visit. The biulding which...More

Thank Amr A
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The historical core of Münster on the Prinzipalmarkt with the Rathaus and the adjacent old houses as well as the Lambertikirche are a must for any visit to Münster. In the warm summer and fall months, a number of restaurants offer outside seating which lets...More

Thank weberwest
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2 June 2017|
Response from Marathon59 | Reviewed this property |
You can catch the train from Frankfurt to Münster. From the train station there it was about a 45 minute walk to the inner stadt. Osnabrück does not look that far. If you go by car it would be workable. Not sure on the... More