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Address: 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Phone Number: +49 651 978080
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This public square has served as Trier's main marketplace since medieval...

This public square has served as Trier's main marketplace since medieval times.

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Currently a fantastic Christmas market

A buzzing Christmas market with everything you would expect in Germany. Expect to queue as it is constantly busy.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Wiltshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A buzzing Christmas market with everything you would expect in Germany. Expect to queue as it is constantly busy.

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Mons, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a lovely Christmas market is so nice. The setting is lovely, the vendors varied and friendly and the food and gluhwein delicious. It does get crowded but that just adds to the fun and festive atmosphere.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful market square, lovely buildings, central and easy to get there from the trainstation, easy distance to all attractions.

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Thank tokapu1961
Wiesbaden, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed spending an afternoon walking through the market and window shopping. Lots of different types of stores. Great architecture!

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Thank Jeff S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

While I am sure the Hauptmarkt is lovely any time of the year it really comes into its own when the Christmas Market is on. Trier was our first experience of a Christmas Market and really we were spoilt. By the town and its Market. For a relatively unknown and small town its Christmas Markets, while smaller, are exceptional. The... More 

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Thank EmilyPeckover
Split, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Beautiful square with impressive houses, stores, restaurants....so live with many people...fantastic

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We travelled here on a very rainy day but this did not stop our enjoyment of this charming, medieval square. There is a very interesting Celtic cross sculpture in the centre of the square as well as a water fountain from the 16th century. There is a Church overlooking the square and lots of nice shops and cafes/ stalls. There... More 

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Cusco, Peru
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This plaza is a good place to shop, eat, meet, congregate, etc. The small fruit/flower stands give it a nice feel. Interesting architectural backdrop. I got a kick out of the open-air wine stands which serve glasses of wine....not sure if these would work in the U.S.....

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Chico, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

One of the top four places to spend some time in Trier, with market obelisk, fountains, period architecture, great shops, nearby restaurants (reviewed separately), and opportunities to walk and lounge. Must-see in this town

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

From the 13th century colorful city hall over Germany's oldest farmacies from 1241 to the 20th century Jugendstil houses, one can find all styles within one hundred meters!

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