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Domplatz, Erfurt

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Landmark · Tourist Spot
Domplatz, one of the largest markets in Germany, was once the main market square and Courthouse Square--so a trip here allows you to shop where people have been trading since the 12th century. Enjoy the view of Cathedral Hill and the fortress, or stop and see the Minerva Fountain or Erthal obelisk. Various festivals are held here throughout the year, including one of the largest and best-known Christmas markets in Germany. Several restaurants are sprinkled throughout the area. If you don't speak German well, consider skipping this site; few people here speak English. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Domplatz and many more Erfurt attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Erfurt vacation planner.
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  • Beautiful platz in front of the Dom. These days there is a small amusement park, soon will be a christmas market.  more »
  • My wife and I visited during the Christmas Market Season. The location was close to our hotel (Dorint Am Dom) and we walked several times and used public transportation also. The Platz with the...  more »
  • A beauty place to visit. It's a multi function arena. A lot of events are happens at Domplatz. From concerts to Festivals to flea market everything occurs there.
  • Really beautiful cathedral's with a great story behind them. Right in the center or erfurt it's definitely something you should see when you are there!
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