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Kathe Wohlfahrt, Rothenburg

(4.3/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web)
Delve into the Christmas spirit German-style at Kathe Wohlfahrt, selling handmade traditional gifts and collectibles. The family-run company specializes in all things related to the holiday, but its flagship store in Rothenburg also stocks small souvenirs like hand-painted music boxes, glass figurines, and miniature cuckoo clocks. Visit the shop to see its Christmas museum, displaying traditional holiday items that include scented candles, nativity scenes, and handcrafted decorative objects. The permanent exhibit explains the development of the German Christmas tradition and guides visitors through the evolution of decorative holiday items from simple gingerbread cookies to mouth-blown glass ornaments. Make Kathe Wohlfahrt a centerpiece of your Rothenburg vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Rothenburg itinerary maker.
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  • Definitely worth to get there, I was with the kids in January, when the street was snow! Accordingly, the atmosphere is generally fantastic. Inside it is very pretty and festive, regarding exhibits tell the following: many different beautiful ornaments and toys that are really fun to watch, but most pleasantly surprised that I saw Christmas toys from my childhood. In the Soviet Union, when good toys were scarce, very valued and were very light and very rare beautiful German toys of the GDR, so we had a lot of toys and a few of those I saw in the Museum immediately remembered))). Also in the Museum you can buy a lot of toys, toys are beautiful, the average price in the region of 20 euros.
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  • Go to city of Rothenburg ob the Taube and not enter (you don't have to buy, I doubt out of there without a little something!!) is like not being in the city. A glimpse of products, a dream d Christmas decorations! Must visit and of course, the picture (from the outside, inside it is forbidden to photograph)
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  • Christmas market was held just in the head too many people. Done oh ~ ~ is. Still, ask any fan of Kathe is amazing. It took the promise of huge tree. International graduates is staff, you can rest assured. Could your eyes our pyramid tree. To go to Japan, unreasonable and was abandoned.
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  • 每次經過這家店不跟那隻胡桃鉗國王拍照好像都很對不起自己一樣
  • Great selection of everything you need for Christmas and still much more :)
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