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Featured Photo: Glockenspiel, Munich

Just like Prague has its Astronomical Clock Munich has the Glockenspiel. Sitting high up on the New Town Hall the Glockenspiel tells two stories as its many bells, chimes and life size characters perform. The first is the marriage of Duke Wilhelm V (founder of the HofbrÀuhaus) to Renata of Lorraine complete with jousting knights. The second story represents the dance that the first people to venture back into the […]