Market Square (Markt), Leipzig

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Market Square (Markt), considered the heart of Leipzig, is popular with locals and tourists alike. Grab a beer and some snacks from one of the restaurants that line square, and take in the sights and sounds. The old town hall building is a particularly striking and is home to the city museum. The square's many charming shops are a good place to pick up souvenirs. If you come in the morning, you may find a market underway. Use our Leipzig travel itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Market Square (Markt) and other attractions in Leipzig.
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  • Visit the market is nice, Nice is really to buy food directly from the producers on a Tuesday or Friday on the market. I think it's better than Christmas market etc.
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  • Clearly, many people now say – I am doing advertising for mean home - but far from it! Tuesday and Friday here is a place to simply take out the speed for a short time while strolling. In addition to the usual you will find regional workshops with local and local products. Simply worth seeing!
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  • The importance of Leipzig market dates back to 1500 when the Emperor granted the prerogative of Imperial trade fair. The square, where it still takes the fruits market, is a mixture of different styles ranging from old Town Hall buildings to modern Trade-Fair-House.
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