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54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 978080
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This public square has served as Trier's main marketplace since medieval times.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 978080
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While strolling through Trier it is pretty easy to spot this large, beautiful and picturesque market square. Definitely spend a few minutes soaking it all in. ...it is bordered by St. Peter's Cathedral on one side.

Thank ChitchatCanada
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hauptmarkt is at the center of the pedestrian zone in the middle of Trier. Since I first moved to Schweich, which is just outside the city, my wife and I have oft visited here just to watch locals and tourists pass. Everything is a...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful stroll through this spot while on a walking tour near our hotel. The wine bar in the middle is clearly a highlight with visitors.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful mix of eclectic stores and high street names. All within easy access. Lots of bars and ice cream spots when it's hot and you need a break!

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great hang-out spot with plenty to see. Surrounded by beautiful old houses and many sitting/eating options. Definitely a place to visit.

Thank DadaSuzzy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were station in Bitburg Germany , about 40 miles away from Trier many time we would go down there for the fresh fruit and vegetables also they had a pretty Christmas market to it was Awesome! If you go to Germany got to go...More

Thank havlik m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really interesting Square ( or Plaza, Market Place ...) in the middle of the Old Town . You find fruits and vegetables stalls , fountains , beautiful buildings , shops , restaurants , terraces , sculptures and a lot of beautiful PEOPLE . A great...More

Thank belleretraite
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of shopping stores, ice cream shops, cafes and restaurants. Beautiful architecture. It gets crowded but worth a visit if in Trier.

Thank tcadventures
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This is where the main action takes place in Trier. The market place held a number of fruit and vegetable stalls when we visited, selling the wonderful white asparagus and luscious strawberries. In fact all the produce looked appealing, which isn't always the case in...More

Thank Father-Brian
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We loved this animated and historic center of pedestrian-only Trier. My only alert is that it's HOT there in warm weather, thanks to the solar-collector cobblestones and close buildings. The food and flower stalls are marvelous. We took refreshment at one of the main cafés...More

Thank msjcurry
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Higa Sakura B
3 May 2017|
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Response from Trainbleu | Reviewed this property |
The main attraction about the Hauptmarkt is the general impression of the square with the reconstructed historic facades and the views on the cathedral, the Porta Nigra, St Gangolf church as you walk around it . In that... More
Cathryn B
28 March 2016|
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Response from EvHoof | Reviewed this property |
If you mean the regular week-market that one is on: Tuesdays and Thursdays at the 'Markt' (at the middle of the center) , or alternatively, on Saturdays on the 'Münsterplatz'. The christmas market can best be visited... More