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Hauptmarkt, Nuremberg

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A busy market year-round, Hauptmarkt contains the Beautiful Fountain with 40 stone figures representing the world from the perspective of the Holy Roman Empire. If you're there at noon, you can also see intricate clockwork figures on a church tower in action. Shop for fresh fruit and veggies, flowers, and bread, as well as regional and international specialties at this market, which covers some 465 sq m (5,000 sq ft). Use our Nuremberg trip generator to arrange your visit to Hauptmarkt and other attractions in Nuremberg.
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  • Nuremberg's main square, we have seen it in summer and there is a nice atmosphere but I think during the Christmas markets is even more fascinating.
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  • The Hauptmarkt is the location of many of Nuremberg’s annual fairs and festivals such as the Trempelmärkte (Nuremberg Flea Market) and the Nürnberger Alstadtfest (Nuremberg Old Town Festival). So, if ...  more »
  • Typical German market with so much typical stuff and whims to buy; at Christmas time I think it's even cuter.
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