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"Riquet House" Top 5 Page for this destination Architecture / Historical Sites Tip by Kathrin_E

  Riquet House
by Kathrin_E
 
  • Riquet House - Leipzig
      Riquet House
    by Kathrin_E
  • Riquet House - Leipzig
      Riquet House
    by Kathrin_E
 

The ‘house with the elephants’ was built in 1909. The architecture is a mix of art nouveau and orient. The owners were merchants who traded goods from China and the Middle East. The café on the ground floor serves house-made goodies in historical ambience.

Location: %n corner Schuhmachergässchen/Reichsstraße

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 24, 2009
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