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

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The place to be for the Christmas Market

Small enough to really have a feel of the history but large enough to have lots to look at or taste.

Reviewed February 6, 2017
Genevieve K
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Reviewed February 6, 2017

Small enough to really have a feel of the history but large enough to have lots to look at or taste.

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Thank Genevieve K
Reading, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

The centre of Weimar is very interesting with a wealth of beautiful buildings. It has a rather strange history too but the old architecture is outstanding.

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Thank Alison L
Sydney, Australia
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2017

A great place to enjoy oneself during the Christmas - New Year nightmarket. Plenty of traditional food and drink outlets, music and happy people in an atmospheric town square.

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Thank 291mike
Towcester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Quite traditional German Christmas Market - and there us nothing wrong with that. The quality of the stalls is generally good with less of the tat that one often finds. Prices are good too. The market is concentrated around the Market square, which is helpful - you don't have to go searching for bits of it.

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Thank Returner236
Grand Bend, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2016

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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Thank John L
Orlando, Florida
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

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

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Thank 144Flower
Weimar, Germany
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57 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
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 

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Thank wsymes
Frankfurt, Germany
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117 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
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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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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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Thank GerD151038
Weimar, Germany
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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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