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if you want to go to Leipzig and you are at odds as to where to go then the Marktplatz (market... read more

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Diana Z
Fine old buildings

The Market Square is a good place to visit to see the old buildings of Leipzig. The old Town Hall... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

if you want to go to Leipzig and you are at odds as to where to go then the Marktplatz (market square) might be a good start. besides the Rathouse with excellent exhibitions most things are very near or right at the Marktplatz. starting with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Diana Z
Reviewed 18 February 2019

Leipzig is known as a trading city, so the main square of the city must be the market square. Where trade was - there public life was. It is logical that the court was made the same here. Executions also were carried out at this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 February 2019

The Market Square is a good place to visit to see the old buildings of Leipzig. The old Town Hall is particularly interesting and there are many other fine old buildings around three sides of the square

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gareth J
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

Many visitors do not know of the museum inside the town hall. It’s is roughly 6 or 8 euro to enter and is a great history museum about Leipzig and German history. Is worth the visit. In Leipzig town square there are many shops and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 12 January 2019

Relax here with a coffee or beer at a cafe and enjoy the old architecture of the city hall. An absolute center of activity that should be seen for the architecture and special events. There are a number of interesting book and art stores across...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

We saw the Market Square during the Christmas market season so we were unable to see the beautiful buildings that surrounded the square. Definitely will go back to see the square in it's more natural state.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

Having visited Nurnberg, Erlangen and Hersbruck Christmas markets, I have to rate Leipzig as my favorite. The stalls were unique (there wasn't redundancy), and they weren't extremely crowded. I had a wonderful time!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DrPiggy
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

The Leipzig Christmas Market is set up in the Market Square. Hundreds of booths. Tens of thousands of people at night. This is everything that I heard about with German Christmas Markets. Glad we planned our trip so we could experience this. Worth traveling to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stephrab
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Loved these markets - just happened to be there around Octoberfest so heaps of cool stuff happening everywhere - great food, good beer, nice people - loved it

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank scumma
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

The Market Square in Leipzig looks like many if significant European cities. It is ringed with important buildings, shop and restaurants. It is also the site of a fascinating market selling fruits and vegetables, meats, cheeses, curios, fish, baked goods and many other items. It...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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No. Six days a week, I think.
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Response from beardedheart91 | Reviewed this property |
I just looked it up to be sure and the Markt is on Tuesdays and Fridays :)
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