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Address: 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
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The city's old cobblestone outdoor marketplace.

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Very nice place to be and look around.

The Market has buildings of different syle, but the total look is an unity. Splendid place for taking puictures. Several nice cafes around and the meeting place for a guided city... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 1, 2016
GerD151038
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Oosterhout, The Netherlands
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Frankfurt, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

It's a pretty ordinary market square, I don't know why it's rated so high. Not bad, but not exceptional.

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Oosterhout, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

The Market has buildings of different syle, but the total look is an unity. Splendid place for taking puictures. Several nice cafes around and the meeting place for a guided city walk.

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Weimar, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

As it is located in the city center of weimar therefore, it is nice to see there especially in summer when there are seats outside and you can have a coffee and look to a historical place which some pictures of WWII was taken from there. It has a key access to schillerhaus, goethehaus, musikhochschule, bauhaus-uni and most of the... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

A nice little square with some stalls. Bratwurst in a brotchen from a stall €2.50 ; very nice. Guided tour was being taken around the various buildings and had a lot to say outside the Elephant Hotel. The main tourism office is here so collect your leaflets etc. Also a ladies clothes shop which has a cat which sits on... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

Love Weimar. Great sense of graceful elegant lifestyle. Much history and interesting events to ponder. Good food, friendly helpful people not too tourist tired.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

The market place had been taken over by the Christmas market when we were there so a bit difficult to fully appreciate the old and attractive facades , lovingly restored after war damage and GDR neglect . Tourist information is situated here .

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Weimar's altstadt has a great relaxed vibe. Enjoy local cafes, walk along cobblestone streets and attractive architecture, see the historic Elephant Hotel, and stroll over the bridge to shady banks. Nice place for couples.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Small city, we stopped there on our way to Dresden, could certainly pass this experience. If there walk along the old city and the park

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Wooster, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The Weimar's market square is a popular gathering place for social, foods and drinks. Come here you will find farmer's market varieties from fresh produce, fruits, cheeses, flowers and its famous original Thuringian long skinny grilled bratwursts tuck in small round buns and topped with stone ground mustard. You hold the bun and bite off the bratwurst from both ends... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

2014 was the 361st annual Onion Market in Weimar. It bills itself as the world's oldest Onion Market, occurring annually, despite wars and political change since 1653. It was a blast. 300,000 happy Germans descend on this quaint city of 60,000 locals. This is a unique 3 day event, always the second weekend in October, it truly has something for... More 

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