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Address: Markt, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: +49 341 710 42 60

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Beautiful City Marketplace

What a large yet quaint sitting in a historical district of Germany. This is a must visit walk while staying in Leipzig. You don't want to miss the old city hall while you are in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
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Hampton, Tennessee
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Hampton, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

What a large yet quaint sitting in a historical district of Germany. This is a must visit walk while staying in Leipzig. You don't want to miss the old city hall while you are in Leipzig.

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Vermont, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

The Friday Market was full of produce, flowers, cheese, breads, and herbs and spices in January. I do not know what the warmer months might produce, but I enjoyed buying herbs and seasonings to take home to the states.

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Osaka, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Untouched by ww2 bombs, this lovely little square in the centre of Leipzig deserves a visit. It's very beautiful, and has some really nice buildings surrounding it, and market days are really special too. Make sure you stop here.

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Linthicum Heights, Maryland
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

There were several Christmas markets; I believe there were a total of 5. We enjoyed our time while visiting Leipzig. If you like coffee, don't miss the Tchibo store off the square.

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

If you are in Leipzig around d Christmas time be sure to visit the Christmas market, especially in the evening when people get off of work. It is packed with people having hot mulled wine and snacks. And of course there are thousands of Christmas ornaments and crafts.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

thousands of people, a lot of food and punches and all kind of amazing things to see. Don't miss that one if you are in Leipzig... in December of course

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Lighthouse Point, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

5 markets in 5 days may have been ambitious, but so far so good. Very nice market. Lots of history. Westin was nice and convenient to train and market. See my review of Auerbachs Keller if you go.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Maybe it is because Christmas time is approaching, the Christmas market just makes the market square more lively and joyful. There are the St. Thomas Church where Bach has worked for 25 years, various museums and classical music house as well as opera house. The best part is to get an original Thüringen Bratwurst and a cup of Glühwein!

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bristol
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

A varied amount of products, from fresh meat to freshly made smoothies. I bought a rotisserie chicken leg (delicious!!) some strawberries (so sweet!) and also an apple as I fancied a snack. Everything you need in a food market is right there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We were there the last weekend of an actual market where food and goods were sold by many different merchants. In front of the old Rathaus the other sides now house modern restaurants and shops which was much different then the drab disrepair I saw 25 years ago when I was last year. Leipzig has come a long way, say... More 

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