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Address: 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany

The city's old cobblestone outdoor marketplace.

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Good place for a beer and a brat

Quite honestly, I've seen more attractive market squares, but a good place for a sit down and a bite. As in most German cities, I was amazed at the amount of reconstruction that... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
John L
Grand Bend, Canada
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Grand Bend, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite honestly, I've seen more attractive market squares, but a good place for a sit down and a bite. As in most German cities, I was amazed at the amount of reconstruction that has taken place after the twin tragedies of the war and East German neglect.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Information center here for tours, places to eat. Lovely to sit and relax. Very beautiful. Tourist center very helpful. Bathrooms very clean.

Thank 144Flower
Suzhou, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

For some people the Theaterplatz is the center of Weimar, others would say it is Park an der Ilm, as much as I love those places, the Markt is my favorite part of the town. There is always something happening there, sometimes theater outside the Tourist Information office, sometimes there are markets happening in the square. If you are there... More 

Thank wsymes
Frankfurt, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles 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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4 of 5 bubbles 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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3 of 5 bubbles 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 bubbles 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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4 of 5 bubbles 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 .

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Pendarella

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