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The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)

Herzog-Friedrich-Strasse 21, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
+43 4351 2581111
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This famous balcony in Innsbruck's historic neighborhood was constructed out of gold to honor the marriage of Maximilian I and his wife.
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Herzog-Friedrich-Strasse 21, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

The Golden Roof itself doesn't offer a whole lot of entertainment other than the museum, but this is the main town square and always has events going on in front of the Roof!

Thank mw89
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Historically significant but not worth a special trip. We took the trip from Salzburg to Zurich via Innsbruck since it only added 30 minutes to our overall trip. The town was located at the base of a beautiful range of mountains and the Goldenes Dachl...More

Thank Kristin M
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Located in the old town in s square type area you can't miss the attraction. The golden roof apparently is mostly bronze with very little gold actually used. It has an interesting story that goes with the door. We saw it as part of a...More

Thank Lizzy9663
Reviewed 9 July 2016

It's fun to envision Emperor Maximilian I sitting under the Goldenes Dachl 500 years ago and enjoying the festivals on the street below. Then, turn right, walk down Hofgasse, buy some souvenirs, taste some strudel, and head to the Hofkirche.

Thank REPphys
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We had the pleasure seeing the golden roof in the rain and in the sunshine. It was good to see the contrast of the daylight colours on it. The wet weather sent a lot of tourists away and the Euro Austria was playing against Hungary...More

Thank Diana S
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

It just an ordinary balcony but with special features of golden roof. Being said that this balcony used to be an observing location for the emperor and his wife in past. Maybe this is the only balcony with pure golden roof. Taking picture from far...More

Thank Mariana B
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Recently we stayed in Old Town Innsbruck, not far from the Golden Roof. It's an interesting place to see but I certainly wouldn't travel a great distance just to see it.

Thank Ellen G
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The Golden Roof is at the end of a large pedestrian area so it is a good place to meet up. It is very hard to miss as the sun glints off the gold tiles. Lots of street performers and resturants in the square nearby....More

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Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I'm sure I should have been more impressed but we've seen so many amazing things that just wasn't anything great

Thank Hockeylover59
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Was an authentic Austrian experience. The area is very touristy but I still got some quality bargains!

Thank AllyS111
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