|amenity = townhall|
|A building where the administration of a village, town or city may be located, or it may just serve as a community meeting place.|
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Use this for a village, town or city townhall, a building where the administration of a village, town or city may be located, or it may just serve as a community meeting place .
A townhall is not necessarily used (or having ever been used) for administrative function. The tag is also used for a "village hall", commonly in UK villages, and used for community events such as fundraising and Discos.
The same tag can be used for a "City hall", a building where the principal offices of a city administration are located. Another term is "Municipal hall", where the main offices of a municipal administration are Located.
How to Map
Add a node to the centre of the town hall or draw an area around the building outline. Tag the node or area with amenity=townhall.
- amenity=community_centre - a place mostly used for local events and festivities, and not used for administrative purposes
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