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Frankfurt Christmas Market

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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It was splendid:every cathedral in Römerberg,the old city of Frankfurt has its own christmas... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
paulabD7859QI
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Lebanon
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Great way to spend a few holiday evenings!

The market started just down the street from my hotel and provided hours of relaxing meanderings to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rizdif
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Dushanbe, Tajikistan
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Frankfurt has one of the oldest and largest Christmas Markets in Germany that has been running since 1393. It is a traditional winter market full of festivities, with Christmas carols and church bells ringing, and of course the giant Christmas tree...more
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Romerberg, 60329 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was splendid:every cathedral in Römerberg,the old city of Frankfurt has its own christmas market,while you feel and enjoy the spirit of christmas,you can eat traditional food and shop the german handcrafts

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The market started just down the street from my hotel and provided hours of relaxing meanderings to look at the many shops of interest. There was plenty more to see than I had time for but the musts are the sausage vendors, the chimney cakes,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rizdif
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were excited that we would be passing through Frankfurt during the holidays so we could go experience the market. We took the train, about 15 minutes, from the airport and walked around for a couple hours with our young kids. Great smells, great mulled...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came for the Christmas market and had an enjoyable time. Really gets you into the christmas vibe. While this market is not the best we have been, its follows in the same lines as most. It has all the typical food and sweet stall, the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The main areas of these Christmas markets were in the Römerberg and St Pauls Square. While during the day there are less crowds, the markets are best visited at night when the lights make them more welcoming. Food and drink stalls, which were usually located...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BellBoy53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent atmosphere here. Some food / drink stalls were better than others. We particularly enjoyed the bar at st pauls behind the leather goods stall. There was a very clean public toilet in the same square also. You can tot up quite a bill going...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MixMasterMoll
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We did a Christmas markets river cruise where we visited 7 different cities and their markets. Frankfurt was one of the larger ones. We had a nice guided walking tour in the morning and then spent the rest of the afternoon wandering around the market....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was expecting to see a lot of German crafts for sale, however it was mainly food, food and more food. However the train service was excellent, reasonably priced and very regular.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

I prefer the more quaint Christmas markets of, say, Bad Wildbad, but this one was worth going to. It's within easy walking distance of many hotels near the river, and of course there's gluhwein, brats, potato pancakes, waffles, pretzels, and plenty of little stands as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

I thouroughly enjoyed visiting the markets in germany romberg. The atmosphere was great we stopped at the Hilton which wasn't too far to travel too 15 min walk. Lots to see and do in the old town. We done a 2 hour Christmas cruise traveling...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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dbpd48124
December 27, 2018|
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Response from Ian C | Reviewed this property |
There will be New Year fireworks on the River Main, best seen from the Opera House, bridges or the south bank of the river. Plus parties in most major hotels.
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December 21, 2018|
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It is close on 24th.
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