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Burgplatz Braunschweig

Braunschweig, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Very nice historical place containing the Braunschweig castle (Burg) of Henry the Lion (Heinrich... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Palatius
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Braunschweig, Deutschland
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Nice square with pittoresque buildings around. This is also the place where the Braunschweig famous... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Richard-Roadman
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Heerhugowaard, The Netherlands
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Braunschweig, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Very nice historical place containing the Braunschweig castle (Burg) of Henry the Lion (Heinrich der Löwe)) and Braunschweig Cathedral (Dom) being also built by Heinrich. From time to time there are very interesting events located here (e.g. open air opera with international artists or middle...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Nice square with pittoresque buildings around. This is also the place where the Braunschweig famous lionstatue can be seen

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

This wonderful square with many wonderful historical buildings, is really worthwhile to visit, One can visit the City Hall, Musea, Castle and Dom.

2  Thank Joop V
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The Burgplatz is the main square of Braunschweig and one of the few places where you can see how beautiful the town was before it got destroyed in World War 2. Definitely worth a visit pretty much at all times -- if the weather is...More

2  Thank Ken W
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

beautiful place to see in Braunschweig. definetly worth a visit. this place also hosts many of braunschweig's events such as the christmas amrket or the medieval event or concerts etc. you will also certainly encounter cityguides explaining the history.

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Reviewed 12 August 2016

nice city, worth a morning, more commercial centre than else, a nice Scloss and a nice park. an ineressant installation of alternative artists in the park

Thank RickyPeterPan
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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful part of city. With square and lion in the middle it's interesting.i like harmony between new buildings and keeping old ones

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Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our time in Braunschweig and the Burgplatz albeit some years ago. There is so much history here and it's such a pleasant area to visit.

1  Thank Darren W
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

The oldest part of the city though most of the buildings had to be rebuilt post-WWII but this was done in the original style so the place still looks medieval. A place to start getting lost in the city's beautiful streets...

1  Thank Gibmetal77
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Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

One of the old parts of Brunswick. An open place, slated, surrounded by old buildings and sights of interest. If the weather's nice, it's the perfect place to take a walk and admire the "ancient town". Little shops, cafes and restaurants will make you realise...More

1  Thank Eleni K
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