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Handwerkerhof

Am Koenigstor, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 171 8677820
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Small but a nice place to wander around

There's an array of craft stores here from woodwork to toy shops. It wasn't particularly big but... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
TheCautiousTraveller
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Goole, United Kingdom
Small but nice place

A small place filled with nice stall like shops selling and showing the local talents. A charming... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
mcvella
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Dingli, Malta
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Am Koenigstor, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 171 8677820
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

There's an array of craft stores here from woodwork to toy shops. It wasn't particularly big but worth a visit. I suppose it's a bit like a German Christmas market for all year round.

Thank TheCautiousTraveller
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

A small place filled with nice stall like shops selling and showing the local talents. A charming place to visit and excellent place to have a quality local snack and buy quality local souvenir.

Thank mcvella
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We enjoyed a short visit to the small craft stores. Just outside the old city, but within the city wall is a step back in time. We ate lunch there twice during our visit in December, a slower pace and away from the Christmas market...More

1  Thank Sandra N
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Small square shaped alleyway with hand crafted goods, well made but on the expensive side. Quaint bar at entrance with locals and tourists.

Thank aldosda
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Came to the Christmas market and chanced upon this gem. There are just a few shops, run by the crafters, who are so proud of their work! Did more shopping there than at Christmas markets. Especially loved the pewter shop, where I met the crafter.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Beautiful cobbled courtyard housing a variety of craft workshops. Cute little traditional shops selling lovely handmade items from pottery, glass, pewter and many more, with the actual crafts people there selling their wares. It's very authentic and atmospheric. There's also a few places to eat,...More

Thank llpasah
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Just inside the Old Town walls at the Frauentor gateway,this is a small collection of craftsmen's shops displaying and selling their wares. These are handmade items from folks who practice the old trades---pottery makers, pewterers, leather workers, glass cutters...We purchased a beautiful hand forged pewter...More

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 15 November 2016

You will see craftspeople making hand-made products like pewter, glassware, basketwork, wood carvings, and toys. It's nice to walk around and visit the stores.

Thank Joseph20131008
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

It somehow reminded us of the past. That's how we would imagine it was in the past. Small shops with different repair services and other things to see.

Thank bahrawia
Reviewed 21 August 2016

A small courtyard of shops that offered handcrafted items alongside a few rustic restaurants. It was a cute area to walk around, despite the fact we didn't see anything we wanted to buy.

Thank Chelsea B
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