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Marktplatz

Markt, 96450, Coburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9561 898000
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Quintessentially German

Coburg is your quintessential German town: picturesque, great food/wine/beer/coffee/cakes, plenty... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
NYFoodlovers
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Washington, D.C.
Great European town square

There is always something happening in the square, on Saturdays there is always a flower/farmers... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Friday13th_9
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Lisle, Illinois
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In the centre of the historical old town with historically preserved architecture: City Hall, City House, court pharmacy (first and therefore Coburg’s oldest pharmacy), statue of Prince Albert. Every Wednesday and Saturday a weekly market takes place here and during Advent is the Coburg Christmas market.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“town square” (2 reviews)
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Markt, 96450, Coburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Coburg is your quintessential German town: picturesque, great food/wine/beer/coffee/cakes, plenty to see and do. The vibrant "Marktplatz" is the center of the Old Town and a happy, bustling place. In the five days we were here, it was full-to-capacity with a "Klöße (dumpling) Markt" and...More

Thank NYFoodlovers
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

There is always something happening in the square, on Saturdays there is always a flower/farmers market. During different times of the year there are different events such as a kindlemarket during Christmas time, there is also a small carnival at other times. If I lived...More

Thank Friday13th_9
Reviewed 22 May 2017

It was a pleasure to tour the place and visit with the statue of Albert. One of the better and more lively market squares so far.

Thank Wilfrid L
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We have been to most major cities and a lot of towns in Germany and this was the prettiest. The town square has so much colour and none of the buildings are ugly 60's concrete replacements. I took a beautiful 360 degree picture using the...More

1  Thank LivingTheDream247
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This is in the heart of Coburg town center. It is a beautiful square or Platz surrounded by many beautiful historical buildings, including the Rathaus. There is a small food cart in the square selling Coburg bratwurst, which is a rather delicious snack.

Thank Phi S
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I would not miss the walking guided tour as you are informed about all the interesting historical events while walking around the city... well town...

Thank Niala O
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Walked into the town square and enjoyed the architecture of the surrounding buildings. Got to see the buildings with lights as well, well worth the wait.

Thank Marathon59
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The best time to visit the marketplatz would be Saturday early morning. The farmers and bakers and honey sellers set up their tiny stalls of local organic produce in the Marketplatz every saturday early morning from 6 am to 12 noon. Go here early morning...More

1  Thank Deepa J
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Go to the Information Center where you will get a great list of things to do here in Coburg even a self guided tour! The market place has lots of nice restaurants and shops in and around this spot !

Thank Leanne G
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Arrived to find the market place full of seating and food and drink vendors all around and a great band in full swing. A beautiful square with lovely old buildings all around. Chose our food and drink and found a seat in the very busy...More

Thank supergran11
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