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Address: Augustusplatz, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: +49 4934 17104260

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I think it is the most interesting part of Leipzig. I visited it time and again, drawn to it like a magnet.

I visited it several times over a period of ten days. There was a farmers market one day, where I bought several farm products, including fruits, vegetables,spices, bakes, etc... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 September 2016
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New Delhi, India
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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I visited it several times over a period of ten days. There was a farmers market one day, where I bought several farm products, including fruits, vegetables,spices, bakes, etc. Another time to visit it is at night when the whole place is lit up. One can sit for hours on the many benches, near the fountain with the backdrop of... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Probably the biggest square in town. Interesting with some old and new unique buildings. Easy to reach from the pedestrian zone. Trams are also passing by

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

The platz is interesting and lively but new university building is the real centre piece, stunning to look at

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Ayr
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Beautiful square with the opera house as its focal point. Immediately in front a lovely fountain so relaxing to sit there while waiting for a performance or tram---the tram stop is right there so convenient --the Hauptbahnhof is just a short ride away.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Ein Guter Treffpunkt! When the sun is shining, a coffee or beer on the steps of the opera makes for a great chilled place to sit!

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Grimbergen, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

We went there to see Wagners' Ring... It was fabulous, breathtaking, grossartig!! Finaly I enjoyed Wagner!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Four nice buildings on a square is as good as most cities can boast: the austere Opera House, the DDR-style Gewandhaus concert hall, a modern crystal of a church, and one of Leipzig's Tyler skyscrapers

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Hamburg, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Very nice cellar restaurant. Great food. Not too expensive. Try the local dark beer and the daily special!

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

with a short walk from many of hotels located in city centre you will reach Augustusplatz where the Opera House and Gewandhaus is located. Recommended to visit on your trip to Leippzig.

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

with interesting architecture around it, a mixture of ancient, stalinistic, highly modern. And very lively.

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