We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
has to be seen

Of the many passages in Leipzig this one has to be seen. We found it at night when all the shops... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
Dundee, United Kingdom
Madler - one of the best.

There are many passages in Leipzig and its hard to single one out but Madler is pretty close to the... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
Read all 429 reviews
All photos (253)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
Leipzig's most famous promenade provides numerous shopping opportunities.
Grimmaische Str., Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Leipzig
from $13.20
More Info
from $12.70
More Info
from $632.90
More Info
from $23.00
More Info
Reviews (429)
Filter reviews
72 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews expensive stores auerbachs keller famous restaurant shopping arcade wonderful shopping lots of shops worth a visit statues architecture scenes cellar centuries
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 72 reviews
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Of the many passages in Leipzig this one has to be seen. We found it at night when all the shops were closed which turned out to be better as it was quiet and we were able to see this beautiful place in its full...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 105lizbeth
Reviewed August 23, 2018

There are many passages in Leipzig and its hard to single one out but Madler is pretty close to the top, a beautiful passage with a great mix of retail and restaurants.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Noirien
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Interesting shopping "passage" and location of the famous Auerbach's Keller. Take the time to go there when in Leipzig!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Platinum2VA
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Beautiful arcade of good quality shops and restaurants situated close to Market Square.The architecture and decoration is wonderful.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Alan B
Reviewed July 10, 2018

I had so short a time I did not get to explore many of these, but Leipzig is a city of passages. I did get to the Madler, whose modest entrance belies the near shock upon entering - it's a beauty, with a ceiling that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jack H
Reviewed May 4, 2018

This is one of the few remaining shopping arcades which is architecturally magnificent. It is a high-quality retail space, named after Anton Madler, who was the owner of the Moritz Madler suitcase and bag factory. It was built between 1912-1914, but totally reconstructed in 1995-1997....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Angela C
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Nice shops inside a cnverted old building, i found it hard to believe this was once part of Eastern Germany as its so western style now with its brands of shps etc, but i recommend walk through

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank idaho92
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

We were searching for a library when we found this. It is a nice place to take a few photos or drink a tea but that's it I think. The arhitecture is nice but not spectacular. We found also to statues with scenes from Faust

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Carmen-druta
Reviewed January 31, 2018

This is one (the most famous?) of passages that there are a few in the old town area... As in other places, there are new and old buildings (in style of the old ones), mixed together... If you have time, then go for a walk...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank MarcinDrP
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Good and expressive stores, but cosy place to walk and look around. The Goethe bar is around there too.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DonCesar
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 103 nearby hotels
Motel One Leipzig-Augustusplatz
233 reviews
.06 miles away
Motel One Leipzig-Nikolaikirche
618 reviews
.07 miles away
Steigenberger Grandhotel Handelshof
2,794 reviews
.08 miles away
Hotel Abito Suites
12 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 924 nearby restaurants
Max Enk
189 reviews
.11 miles away
138 reviews
.09 miles away
Auerbachs Keller Leipzig
1,528 reviews
.09 miles away
Vapiano Leipzig
313 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 298 nearby attractions
St. Nicholas Church (Nikolaikirche)
1,108 reviews
.08 miles away
Zeitgeschichtliches Forum
300 reviews
.07 miles away
Panorama Tower
520 reviews
.13 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Madler Passage staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines