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Historisches Rathaus Munster

Prinzipalmarkt 10, 48143 Muenster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 251 4922724
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Amazing

My favorite place to go when we go to Munster. There is a little store that has these great little... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Katina H
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Washington
Historically important place

It is interesting to visit this place that has been of paramount importance to establish peace in... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
Dick Z
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Bangkok, Thailand
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This 12th-century building is where the Westphalian Peace Treaty was ratified.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Prinzipalmarkt 10, 48143 Muenster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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+49 251 4922724
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My favorite place to go when we go to Munster. There is a little store that has these great little miniature building of the Prinzipalmarkt. I collect them. All the shops, the history. Just beautiful.

Thank Katina H
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

It is interesting to visit this place that has been of paramount importance to establish peace in 1648. A must when in Münster.

Thank Dick Z
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

The historic City Hall unveils the real historical importance of Münster during the 17th an 18th century and definitely is worth a visit. It was here where the Münster and Westphalia peace treatments were signed in 1648 ending long-lasting European conflicts and which laid the...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2018

If you come to Muenster, you have to visit the old town. Excellent places and buildings; too many restaurant and cafeterias.

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Reviewed October 31, 2017

Like most of the town it was damaged during WW2 and was not original. A nice place and many good stories around the area.

Thank Erik W
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Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

From the early beginnings to nowadays: the complete history of the city can be viewed. Photo’s, archeological stuff, paintings ... and all free of charge!

Thank SMMHermans
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Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

Münster Germany Münster one of the best place for the tourist . This location in the heart of the city You will see the best market with historical of munster , as well you can make shopping with same area .

Thank mahre90
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Reviewed May 23, 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

3  Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
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Reviewed April 7, 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.

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Reviewed February 15, 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
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abuben
June 2, 2017|
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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
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