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A glimp of the past.

The town hall of Duisburg looks older than is actually is, probably because it was designed in the... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
Paul B
Maastricht, The Netherlands
It is different

Duisburg Alstadt is ruined during WW II. This building was also destroyed. The original Rathus was... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2015
Budapest, Hungary
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Jan 10, 2018
“A glimp of the past.”
Jul 8, 2017
“Centrum, Altstadt, Duisburg”
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

The town hall of Duisburg looks older than is actually is, probably because it was designed in the historizing Renaissance style. The original structure was built in the early 20th century to replace the former building, that has become too small due to the increase...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Fine fountain to Mercator; lovely ensemble of buildings; worth seeing and spending some time absorbing the atmosphere

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 19 October 2016

An enormous building from 1903 especially if you take into account the time and if you are from nearby Holland where early 20th century architecture tends to be more modest. Perhaps the imperial rulers at the time wanted to demonstrate how capable and powerful they...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2016

It is an historical and interesting attraction. From its surroundings a lot about Duisburg can be discovered and learned. Only downsize is that most of the signs are only in German

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Reviewed 17 September 2015

This building is basically the only nice thing you can see here, in Duisburg, except for the chirch near it and a nice playground on the banks of the river. The building is well preserved and impressive, as all monuments from its time, but not...More

Thank Irina T
Reviewed 23 August 2015

You can feel the glory of the building before the WW II when you visit this place. Although part of it are still under rebuilding, but you will definitely impress by the building itself. Take your own time, and enjoy every single piece of art...More

Thank Jason L
Reviewed 23 August 2015

I agree that the architectural beauty of these building are nice but, I think it's not a "must-see" in Duisburg

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Reviewed 24 July 2015

Duisburg Alstadt is ruined during WW II. This building was also destroyed. The original Rathus was built at the end of the 19. century and after the war more or less reconstructed. It gas a very nice facade.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 28 November 2014

A really nice piece of architecture. The building is very pretty! It's close to the Innenhafen and the town center.

Thank Dimi L
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Well, it's located in the city center. Nothing much to do here actually, just strolling around the city center, have some Bratwurst and well.....chillll..Best for family day out or couple.

Thank Ken831
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