Heimatmuseum Bergen-Enkheim - Frankfurt, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FBBHaegar
N 50° 09.313 E 008° 45.220
32U E 482402 N 5555917
Quick Description: Heimatmuseum Bergen-Enkheim (Museum of Local History) in the historic town hall
Location: Hessen, Germany
Date Posted: 8/15/2009 8:07:31 AM
Waymark Code: WM70KQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 24

Long Description:
The historic town hall (former name Spilhus) was built around 1340 as a Gothic law court and market hall. Around 1520 the masonry ground floor was extended with half-timbered storey with proclamation oriel for use as a town hall.

A late Gothic head bearing the inscription "Far du gauch 1479" was added to scare off hawkers. In 1704 is a baroque ridge turret was added.

Since 1959 the building has been the Bergen-Enkheim Museum of Local History.
Local History

Street Address:
Altes Berger Rathaus Marktstraße 60388 Frankfurt am Main

Food Court: no

Gift Shop: yes

Hours of Operation:
Thursday 20:00 - 21:30 Sunday 15:00 - 18:00

Cost: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum Size: Small

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

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