Goldenes Dachl.

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Innsbruck, Austria

Goldenes Dachl. Innsbruck Reviews

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The golden roof. Mar 09, 2017
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) is practically a three storey balcony with a roof made of 2657gold plated tiles.

The palace where the balcony is located was built by archduke Friedrick IV in the early fifteen century. Maximilian I commissioned the golden roof in 1493. It was built to honour Maximilian' s second marriage to Bianca Sforza of Milan.

The Goldenes Dachl served as a royal box where he could sit and enjoy tournaments and other street performances in the square below.
The golden roof seen from the city…
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