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Stock exchange and Hauptwache: photos, description (Hauptwache und Boerse)

The first stock exchange was founded by local merchants in 1558. The current building was constructed in 1879 under the project of Burnetta Heinrich Oskar Sommer in neo-Renaissance style. Since 1957, the building is open to visitors.

The building Hauptwache was built in 1730 as a guardhouse. Later the building was used as a prison. Since 1904 Hauptwache - chic cafes and popular meeting place for residents and visitors.