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Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria
 

Der “Neue Hof” mit den Goldenen Dachl

 
 
Der "Neue Hof" mit den Goldenen Dachl Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 4, 2018
1. Der "Neue Hof" mit den Goldenen Dachl Marker
Inscription.  German:
Der "neue" Hof war im 15. Jahrhundert die Residenz von Herzog Friedrich IV. "mit der leeren Tasche" und Sigmund "dem Münzreichen". Den mit 2657 feuervergoldeten Kupferschindeln gedeckten spätgotischen Prunkerker ließ Kaiser Maximilian I (1459-1519) aus Anlass seiner Hochzeit mit Bianca Maria Sforza von Mailand errichten.

English:
The "New Court" with the Golden Roof
The "new" court was in the 15th century the residence of Duke Friedrich IV "with the Empty Pockets" and Sigmund "the Rich in Coins". The splendid Late Gothic oriel window covered with 2,657 fire-gilded copper tiles was commissioned by Emperor Maximilian I (1459 to 1519) to commemorate his wedding to Bianca Maria Sforza of Milan.
 
Erected by Landeshauptstadt Innsbruck.
 
Location. 47° 16.115′ N, 11° 23.598′ E. Marker is in Innsbruck, Tyrol. Marker is on Herzog-Friedrich-Straße just from Pfarrgasse, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Herzog-Friedrich-Straße 19-17, Innsbruck, Tyrol 6020, Austria.
 
Other nearby markers.
Der "Neue Hof" mit den Goldenen Dachl and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 4, 2018
2. Der "Neue Hof" mit den Goldenen Dachl and Marker
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Golden Roof and New Courtyard (here, next to this marker); Bederlunger House (here, next to this marker); Hölblinghaus (a few steps from this marker); Jakob Hutter (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Hölblinghaus (a few steps from this marker); The Old City Hall / City Tower (within shouting distance of this marker); Historisches Rathaus (within shouting distance of this marker); Prechthaus (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Innsbruck.
 
More about this marker. Many of the older city markers have been replace by a newer style marker with different text.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 7, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 22 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 7, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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