Nuremberg City Tour

Nuremberg Buildings & Monuments Nuremberg City Tour 1. Weißer TurmAm Ludwingsplatz Like the Laufer Schlag Tower, this is one of the few remaining parts of the penultimate city fortifications.The tower was built in the mid 13th century, severely damaged in 1945 and reconstructed in 1977. It is a rare gate-tower, and its name literally means […]

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Nuremberg Museums

Nuremberg Museums Documentation Centre Reichsparteitagsgelände An der KongresshalleOpening hours: Mon. – Fri. 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.The permanent exhibition “Fascination and Violence”, which covers an area of 1200 m2, documents the connection between ideology and the architecture of the Third Reich. The 130 m pole made of […]

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Nuremberg Parks

Nuremberg Parks Hesperiden Gardens Johannisstr. 47Geöffnet: Apr. – Okt. 8 – 20 Uhr Opening hours: Apr. – Oct. 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.Several prestigious, contiguous public parks that were created as flower gardens by rich patricians during the Renaissance. An ideal place to relax when the weather is good.In the middle ages, this, and many […]

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Nuremberg Theatre Venues

Städtische Bühnen Nürnberg Opera House Richard-Wagner-Platz 2 The opera house was built between 1901 and 1905, redesigned by the Nazis, and was fortunately only slightly damaged in 1945. The building contains the main theatre, the studio theatre and the opera house. So many artists performed here, that it can not be mentioned in one set, […]

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Photos of Nuremberg

The famous ‘Ehekarussell’ was made by Jürgen Weber, and it’s been finished in 1981. Since the first day, ‘The marriage Carousel’ had all kind of reactions, but no one that seen this fountain left the place without many things on their mind. Especially the married people, who are still together, when you look up close […]

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Nuremberg City Tour

Nuremberg City Tour part I Nuremberg city tour part II Following the almost total destruction of historic Nuremberg during the Second World War, the City council wisely rejected all suggestions to preserve a “tabula rasa” or, as happened in many other places, to erect a purely modern city on the ruins. It decided instead to […]

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Nuremberg Christmas market

Nuremberg Christmas market (Christkindlesmarkt), Nuremberg’s Christmas market is certainly one of the most beautiful Christmas markets in Germany and in Europe. It is an old tradition, going back hundreds of years. Every year during a month this German Christmas market gathers hundreds of thousands of tourists from all over the world. The famous Christmas Market […]

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Street Places

Nuremberg Street Places Hauptmarkt The Hauptmarkt (main market) Square is the setting for the traditional, world-famous Christkindlesmarkt (Christmas Market) that takes place every year from the Friday before the first Sunday of Advent.Up until 1349. this was the site of the first, Jewish ghetto in Nuremberg, which was torn down during a pogrom.This is the […]

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Old Town Festival

Germany’s nicest Old Town Festival It features more than 60 events, including the traditional fishermen’s joust on the River Pegnitz, a wide variety of folklore programs and many musical events as well as the popular Hans-Sachs-Spiele theatre program. Every autumn, the Nuremberg Old Town Festival draws guests to the Insel Schütt and Hans-Sachs Square. The […]

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Monuments

Nuremberg Monuments Town Hall Rathausplatz Opening hours: Apr. – Oct. Tues. – Sun. 10 a.m. – 4.30 p.m., Nov. – Mar. Tues. – Fri, 10 a.m. – 4.30 p.m. The town hall was built between 1616 and 1622 and was the last large secular building in Nuremberg. This is one of the most important buildings […]

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Nuremberg Metro Map

Nuremberg Metro Map – U1, U2, U3 Stations List: Hardhöhe Klinikum Stadthalle Rathaus Fürth Hauptbahnhof Jakobinenstraße Stadtgrenze Muggenhof Eberhardshof Maximilianstraße Bärenschanze Gostenhof Plärrer Weißer Turm Lorenzkirche Hauptbahnhof Nuremberg Aufseßplatz Maffeiplatz Frankenstraße Hasenbuck Bauernfeindstraße Messe Langwasser Nord Scharfreiterring Langwasser Mitte Gemeinschaftshaus Langwasser Süd Stations List: Röthenbach Hohe Marter Schweinau St. Leonhard Rothenburger Straße Plärrer Opernhaus Hauptbahnhof […]

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Nuremberg Fountains

Nuremberg Fountains Ehekarussell Fountain Am LudwigsplatzThis city has a lot to offer to the tourists, as well as for domestic people. Nurenberg is not only the second largest city in Bavaria, but it also hides a lot of ancient treasures, of which many are restored, and can be seen today, some of them even better […]

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Nuremberg City Map for Tourists

Nuremberg City Map – Nuremberg old town 66 – Vestnertorgraben is a street where they say that you can find every single thing you want. Besides parking spaces and restaurants for every taste, you can also find restful places where you can stay. ATM machines are on every corner so if need of cash quick, […]

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