Old Town Hall

Rathaus im Fluss

One of the most famous buildings in Bamberg is the Old Town Hall (Altes Rathaus), whose existence in the middle of Regnitz has been documented since the 14th century.

The Old Town Hall was built on an artificial island, connected to the banks by two bridges. Because of its location, the Old The Old Town Hall was built on an artificial island connected to the shores by two bridges. Due to its location, the Old Town Hall is often described as an island or bridge town hall by the inhabitants of Bamberg. One gets a unique view of the building from the Geyerwörthsteg. A unique view of the building can be admired from the Geyerwörth walkway (Geyerwörthsteg) .

Opening hours

Ludwig Collection – porcelain and faience:
Tuesday till Sunday, holiday 10.00 am - 04.30 pm
closed on 24th December and 1st January


Adults: 6,00 €
Reduced tickets: 5,00 €
Childs up to 18 years: free entrance
Students: 3,00 €
Disabled person GdB 50: 3,00 €
Groups, per person (> 10 ): 5,00 €

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