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Alter Hof

9 Reviews
Historical Site
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Address: Alter Hof 1, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Phone: +49 89 21014050

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The Old Court was the former Imperial residence of a Roman Emperor. It was destroyed during the War and rebuilt. There is a tower that stands out from the modern looking architecture, called the 'Monkey Tower' with an amusing reason behind it.

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  • 588phis

    Elegant building

    This is the old residence of the former Bavarian kings. It was destroyed during World War II but was rebuilt and they looked elegant.

    Reviewed on /Date(1588957201000+0800)/
  • hans-jaguar
    Santa Comba Dao, Portugal

    Sightseeing in Munich.

    On our seightseeing tour in the city of Munchen we had a stop at the “Alter Hof”, the location where once emperors resided, in this location the today's visitors can shop or taste wine. By walking dow...

    Reviewed on /Date(1574388018000+0800)/
  • Nicholas H
    Nicholas H

    Elegant reconstruction

    This was the residence of various Bavarian kings and rulers between the 14th and 16th century. What you see now is a new building rebuilt as a copy of the original, which was destroyed during WW2 bomb...

    Reviewed on /Date(1570673650000+0800)/
  • 424kent
    Glen Oaks, New York

    Monkey Tower window

    This was a tour stop to inform everyone that this was the palace of the Wittelsbach dynasty built back in 1250"s. It now serves as a government offices. The glass window structure sticking out is call...

    Reviewed on /Date(1570337748000+0800)/
  • Grover R
    Grover R
    Pensacola, Florida, USA

    The Original palace of the Wittelsbachs

    This imposing square building with a tower and courtyard was the first home (1300) of the Wittelsbach dynasty. It looks older and more defensive and less ornate than other structures like the Residen...

    Reviewed on /Date(1563264048000+0800)/

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