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). Arrange your visit to Hauptmarkt and discover more family-friendly attractions in Nuremberg using our Nuremberg online tour itinerary planner .
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  • As we where walking around we ran across this lovely little market quite by accident. It was fantastic. Vendors selling all sorts of food items already prepared and ready to eat out of food trucks, ot...  more »
  • One can confidently call the main market that is centrally located in the old town as the "gute Stube of Nuremberg". The oldest buildings are located on him with the Church of our Lady and the beautiful Fountain. A richly equipped and very interesting weekly market takes place on weekdays. Probably why he is rightly largely pedestrian. On the stands and market stalls can be found not only commercially available everyday goods, but "infinitely more", for example also tasty snacks, fancy dishes and fresh drinks. A special pleasure for us was a watch that is called "Man flax running" because every day at 12: 00 walk recreated electors in the district. Above all and of course because of the uniqueness of their name it became a sought-after and attractive tourist attraction in Nuremberg.
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  • Always there is something at Hauptmarkt in December it will be Christmas Markt the rest of the year is for vegetable Markt and snacks stands worth the visit  more »
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