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Madler Passage, Leipzig

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A famous shopping arcade with origins dating back to the 16th century, Madler Passage originated in 1525 as a simple wine bar called Auerbach's Cellar. Expanded in the early 20th century, the passage grew to include the surrounding buildings--and a modern promenade providing numerous shopping opportunities was born. With more than 40 small specialty shops and restaurants, the passage is an excellent place to find unique gifts, enjoy a meal, or simply watch people go by. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Leipzig holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Madler Passage and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • A very nicely designed passage. It's not as much going on as in other passages - download this and the sweet shops to the stroll a.
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  • Not for us when on holiday. We have seen much better historic arcades. Plenty of expensive outlets where no one seems to be buying anything.  more »
  • Who didn't make it to Milan, you can visit a good German counterpart with enough restaurants and interesting shops.
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  • One of my all-time favorite spaces in Leipzig, grand and beautiful interior architecture, the shops are not even relevant in the space, so much history and a great stop for a posh coffee & torte!
  • A shopping passage with expensive boutiques. Boring.
  • I love this place!
  • Too much smoking customers inside! Beautiful place, but awful environment for families with kids. Get rid of smokers immediately!
  • Quite a Passage!!!

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The Altstadt, or Old Town, district is full of hotels that offer immediate access to major sites and cafes. The Eastern and Southern districts are a reflection of the town's rich literary history and also provide easy access to the main tourist sites. Accommodations in the Northern district are more affordable and have easy access to the Gohliser Schlösschen palace and the city zoo.
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