Rathaus-Glockenspiel is a glockenspiel monument in Munich, Germany. It is situated on the New Town Hall in Marienplatz. The glockenspiel dates back to 1908, it chimes and re-enacts two stories from the 16th century every day at 11 am and 5 pm. It tells the story of the marriage of Duke Wilhelm V and also the Schäfflertanz. The show is well worth attending, it usually lasts around 15 minutes and is very popular.
The glockenspiel is situated on the New Town Hall at the Marienplatz. If travelling by U or S-Bahn, it is at the ‘Marienplatz’ stop you should get off with the S-Bahn 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 lines stopping there as well as the U-Bahn 3 and 6 lines.
Opening Times and Admission
The shows run every day at 11 am and 5 pm, the glockenspiel monument is situated in a public place, which means that it is free to watch.