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.
All reviews fairy tale pied piper day trip at noon mid september brothers grimm nice atmosphere worth a visit great place to explore per hour open air rat catcher clean streets couple of hours two hours middle ages pedestrian zone
Hameln is immortalised in the medieval tale of the Pied Piper. See the bridge with the "gold" rat atop and the rat motif's incorporated into the cobblestones. A quaint and pretty town with decorated, high gabled, town mansions. A half day visit is probably ample...More
Lovely town to wander around, plenty of old Medieval buildings to see and rats on the pavement to follow( brass plates). A must is the 13.05 bells in the centre ( on the side of the police station) when the bells ring and the Piper...More
The center of Hameln is small, with lots of old beautifully maintained houses. Too bad the shops are not open on Sundays. There was not much to do, besides eating and drinking. The town is flooded with the legend of the Rattenfanger.
Have to admit that we visited on a day when Hameln was celebrating a music weekend and also had a “Pied Piper” play being enacted in the town square so not only did we appreciated the old buildings but had a great time watching the...More
We particularly wanted to come here to Hameln and place wasn't disappointment.
Really nice and beautiful. Plenty of really old and nicely renovated old German and Central European style building's.
The history and story of Hameln is great and town and restaurants really know as...More
The combination of the story of the Pied Piper (or the Rat Catcher, as the Germans call it), the old town's medievel charm, and the city's ability to connect the Grimm brothers with their town make this a must see on your stop along the...More
Small town but wonderful sight and it’s the birth place of the famous Pied Piper. As a foreign visitor, its almost unbelievable that the town thrives on the tale with museums, day tours and souvenirs dedicated to the tale.
Lovely place to stroll and relax....More
One of the most beautiful German towns
This is the town of the medieval story“ Pied Piper”
Look out for the brass rats on the cobbled street in the city centre ‘ Altstadt ‘. The town has really brought the story to life, there is...More