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Pilatushaus

Ludwig-Thoma-Strasse, Oberammergau, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8822 94136
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Beautiful building, go inside

Walked inside to a couple artists doing carving and making spinning tops. My son especially liked... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
L H
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Alexandria, Virginia
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A nice surprise

The outside of the building was well-painted and beautiful, this was the only one. When we read... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
lian1983phuket
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Singapore, Singapore
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Ludwig-Thoma-Strasse, Oberammergau, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 8822 94136

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked inside to a couple artists doing carving and making spinning tops. My son especially liked watching the lathe work. The little garden on the side is pretty. Worth walking in to see.

Thank L H
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The outside of the building was well-painted and beautiful, this was the only one. When we read the sign at the door, it tuned out to be a live craftsman studio. It was open on a Saturday afternoon during Bavarian holiday. Inside, there was a...More

Thank lian1983phuket
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Stopped by the town for a couple of hours and this is one of those beautifully painted house. There was no sign in English outside the gates so if you didn't read up, we would not know what is expected of inside.

Thank LizzyHo
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The outside is beautiful, but the real treasures are inside where you can watch craftsmen work. We stopped in on a Saturday afternoon and met a wood carver, a metal craftsman, and a painter. The elderly metal worker didn't speak any English, but when he...More

Thank bluebonnet-and-bat
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I love this town! It is so beautiful. The houses have the art on them on the outside. It makes this town so picturesque and beautiful.

Thank Rebecca O
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We walked all over and this building is the best. It has the painting of The Passions of Christ. We enjoyed our day in Oberammergau and would definitely travel there again and take friends or family.

Thank Daven C
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This is one of the most beautiful houses in OBERAMMERGAU. Ist socalled LÜFTLMALEREI - or translated more or less correctly its Fassade traditional paintings on the walls - is probably the most beautiful in the area of OBERAMMERGAU. This house is Currently occupied partially by...More

Thank Hermann B
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The Pilate House at Oberammergau is one of the best of the classic luftlmalerei houses (the outside walls are painted with fresco -- pigment applied to freshly laid moist plaster, so the pigment soaks into the plaster permanently) with trompe-l'oeil 3-Dimensional precision. The outside paintings...More

2  Thank John G
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is just one of the famous houses of Oberammergau with its exterior frescos. The painting represents Jesus before Pilate. All the painted buildings are worth seeing; just stroll through the town.

Thank Betula103
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Here you can see the famous woodworkers at their craft. Great pride in their work. Of course, the acclaimed painted exterior is what draws many people, but be sure to step inside.

Thank Eugene F
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