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Kathe Wohlfahrt's Christmas Shop

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Address: Herrngasse 1, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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This famous shop brings all the glitz and glamour of the Christmas holidays...

This famous shop brings all the glitz and glamour of the Christmas holidays year round.

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Wonderful place to visit!

A must to visit in Rothenburg - at any time of year. Great atmosphere and so many different types of Christmas decorations - one for every taste and every budget! Such a huge... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed July 28, 2016
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Kyabram, Australia
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Kyabram, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

A must to visit in Rothenburg - at any time of year. Great atmosphere and so many different types of Christmas decorations - one for every taste and every budget! Such a huge display over a large area - very deceiving for such a small shop front!

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

So much choice, wonderful wooden creations and everything you could want for you Christmas celebrations. Make sure you have enough baggage allowance to get it all home.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Its an ok shop, in the heart of a touristy area. Perhaps at Christmas when the market is in full swing its a little less so. Its a quick 10 minute visit but I wouldn't go out of my way to go again

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

From the outside, it looks rather small however once you enter the store you are transformed into this Christmas wonderland that is very large indeed. The displays are simply magnificent and breathtaking. Photos however are not allowed which is a bit disappointing. A must see if you are in Rothenburg.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

The is a huge building full of Christmas things to buy and also has a Christmas museum. The hand carved wooden ornaments and the lace pieces we beautiful but after about 15 minutes I was Christmased out!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Kate Wohlfahrt is a fun Christmas store. So many tree decorations & nutcrackers. Worth shopping around for a great German Christmas treasure.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

If you can't find something for your Christmas tree here, you aren't looking! There are a huge number of ornaments of all kinds, a dizzying array of the German Christmas Pyramids, Nutcrackers and smokers. Needless to say there are a large number of tour buses that flow through here. The town is extremely beautiful, save some time to stroll around.

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Norristown, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

If you like Christmas, you will love this place. It is Christmas 365 days a year. Although Kathe has shops in several cities, this is the flagship. This place is amazing with ornaments of every kind and every price. The handmade items include smokers, nutcrackers, strings, and everything and anything Christmas. It is worth a visit just to look around,... More 

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Mons, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

I've always loved Kathe Wohlfahrt's shops but this one is so special. A must see for every Christmas lover regardless of age. The hardest part is limiting yourself.

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

If you love Christmas, do not go here at the beginning of your visit. Like me, you may end up never leaving! It is simply magical and brings out the little kid sort of wonder and amazement!

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