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Altstadt, Nuremberg

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In the heart of Nuremburg, Altstadt represents the city's rich history and its recent resilience. As you explore the old town's tree-lined streets, you can admire the imposing, medieval stone fortress and timbered houses. Much of Nuremburg was destroyed in World War II bombing. You may find yourself heartened by the last 70-plus years of recovery and rebuilding efforts. Consider a stop at the Church of St. Sebald. The town's saint is buried within. The riverfront promenade makes for a pleasant walk and place to grab a bite to eat. Plan to visit Altstadt and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Nuremberg attractions using our Nuremberg trip itinerary site.
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  • Great time wandering around Altstadt. Many things to do around the town. Definitely worth a day or overnight trip. 
    Great time wandering around Altstadt. Many things to do around the town. Definitely worth a day or overnight trip.  more »
  • We love to stroll around the old town of Nuremberg, to drink something overlooking the river, to see the shops, but especially the historic buildings in the old town of Nuremberg which were... 
    We love to stroll around the old town of Nuremberg, to drink something overlooking the river, to see the shops, but especially the historic buildings in the old town of Nuremberg which were...  more »

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