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Marktplatz

Bremen, State of Bremen, Germany (Altstadt)
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Ranked #4 of 47 Attractions in Bremen
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Centurion, South Africa
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207 reviews 207 reviews
86 attraction reviews
334 helpful votes 334 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed a romantic stroll around the Marktplatz. The Marktplatz boasts a charming and romantic ambience. Here you can admire the breathtaking Bremen Town Hall (Rathaus) with it's unique Weser-Renaissance architecture. This magnificent building has earned it's status as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2004. It is also home to the magnificent Roland Statue. The... More

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Halifax, Nova Scotia
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8 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

A guided visit to the Marktplatz gave us a very good explanation of the history of Bremen. It was very educational.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

I actually grew up between Bremen and Bremerhaven, and visit Bremen every time I come back to Germany. The town has many historical buildings, great restaurants, fruit and flower stands, and awesome shopping! My friend and I had a tasty lunch at one of the restaurants at the Marktplatz and enjoyed our day in the city. Always a lovely place... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Wandered round this square before finding space in one of outside bars to enjoy a few beers-well priced considering the location and ideal for relaxing and watching the world go by.

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London, United Kingdom
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17 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

Celebrated my birthday in Bremen this summer and we spent a couple hours chilling in one of the outdoor restaurants in Marktplatz. We could have simply stayed there drinking beer all day long! Beautiful place and would like to return for the Christmas market in December.

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Sandefjord, Norway
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25 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Pleny to choose from og fruite and veggies, ready made food freshly made in some of the food stands. Close by are several sights as vell as a large varation of cafes, bars and shops....

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Delft, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The market place in Bremen is a place to visit when being in Bremen once. Full of old-style, end-medieval houses - and a statue of the "Bremer Stadtmusikanten"

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Alton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Lovely place to orientate your visit for Bremen - there's some great cafe's and shops around. It's good to then visit the rathaus and cathedral

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Frankfurt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The Marktplatz is a beautiful area. You can sit at a variety of cafes and watch the people and look at the architecture.

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Glasgow
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This is the focal point to Bremen where the locals and tourists frequent the many cafés and restaurants that surround the square. A must see for any visitor to the city.

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