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Friedenssaal - Peace Hall

Prinzipalmarkt 10 | in Historic Rathaus, 48143 Muenster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 251 4922724
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Rescued from the flames

The building was totally smashed during the last war, but some clever folks rescued and hid the... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2017
Erik W
Must see for history buffs

Please see my review of the Rathaus in which the Peace Hall is located. Read a short summary of the... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2017
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 31, 2017
“Rescued from the flames”
May 23, 2017
“Must see for history buffs”
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Prinzipalmarkt 10 | in Historic Rathaus, 48143 Muenster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

The building was totally smashed during the last war, but some clever folks rescued and hid the wooden panels from the court room before the bombing. The room was rebuilt and panels put up again to remember history.

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Reviewed May 23, 2017

Please see my review of the Rathaus in which the Peace Hall is located. Read a short summary of the Treaty of Westphalia, first. Fabulous wooden carving. This interior was stored away during WW2, so it was not destroyed by the bombing that destroyed the...More

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Reviewed March 16, 2017

Although much of Muenster was destroyed, this hall survived intact. For a small fee they play a nice audio narrative of what the hall was used for and its place into history of the 30 years war. This can be in one of several languages...More

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Reviewed January 27, 2017

An important "document" of European history was written here. It is only one room you can visit, but worth the while.

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Reviewed December 14, 2016

Smaller tha I expected, but nevermind, easier to comprehend. Very nice picture gallery on the walls of the people present at the time. And the wooden stuff, carvings all over the hall, impressive, must have taken time (as someone did have the power to commit...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2016

A great place to visit this place to remember the Muenster Peace Agreement in 1648. If you like European history you have to go to visit this place.

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