Amid the medieval surroundings of Hauptmarkt square and in front of the mighty cathedral, 95 beautifully decorated wooden huts create an enchanting Christmas atmosphere in Germany's oldest town, renowned for its UNESCO World Heritage Roman Monuments, Cathedral and Church of Our Lady. Delicious white or red mulled wine is presented by Germany's first 'Glühwein Queen', who is crowned at the opening ceremony. Listen to the seasonal music of brass bands and browse for beautiful craft items and freshly made regional specialities from the Christmas bakery – what better way to get into the festive spirit?
Christmas market - opening times
24 Nov - 22 Dec 2014
Mon - Wed 10.30am - 8.30pm,
Thu - Sat 10.30am - 9.30pm,
Sun 11am - 8.30pm