Destination Nuremberg

Tourismusort Nürnberg (Florian Trykowski /

#Happiness in Nuremberg

Culture and History in a Medieval City

Feel like the king of the Middle Ages with a view from Nuremberg’s landmark, the Imperial Castle. Or stroll along the city walls and breathe in the medieval spirit. Get to know the city’s most famous son in the Albrecht Dürer House. Discover reminders of Nuremberg’s past in the Renaissance and during industrialization in the city’s museums. And learn more about causes and connections in a frank discussion about the Third Reich.

A multitude of events, such as the free-of-charge outdoor Bardentreffen festival, the Classic Open Airs in Luitpoldhain, the Old Town Festival or the famous Christkindlesmarkt – Nuremberg can offer its guests this and much more.

Finest Culinary Delights

When tradition und trends come together, food is not just something to enjoy – but also an experience. The famous Nuremberg bratwurst are turned into ragout or sushi. Award winning gastronomy will charm your palate. Food trucks serve unusual creations. Burger shops compete to be the best in town. Refreshing beer from various breweries, aromatic gingerbread and Franconian specialties enchant every visitor.

Discover the Variety of Nuremberg with these Vacation Inspirations:

  • Vacation Inspiration      "Nuremberg’s Obligation to the Past"
  • Vacation Inspiration      "Tradition and Modernity - Southern Old Town"
  • Vacation Inspiration      "Time Travel Nuremberg Trials - Western Old Town"
  • Vacation Inspiration      "Nuremberg’s Culture – St. Sebald"
  • Vacation Inspiration      "Design and Progress – Around the Augustinerhof"

Getting there

Half-way between Munich and Frankfurt, Nuremberg is easy to reach via road, rail, air or water.

  • In the city and the region, an optimally developed public transportation system is available for      you. You can find tips and assistance for people with limited mobility at:

Our Tip: Use our digital NUREMBERG CARD. This gives you 48 hours free use of public transportation. You also receive free admission to the most important museums and sights in the city and get 50% off many popular activities. You can find more information about the NUREMBERG CARD at:

  • Nuremberg is a hub in the national train network. The modern Main Train Station is located at the gateway to the Old Town can be reached by a 15-minute walk from the heart of the Old Town. All platforms have stair-free access (elevators), dynamic train information screens, public address systems, tactile handrail signage and tactile guidance systems (except for Platforms 2 and 3), high-contrast routing systems and stair markings. The platform height on almost all platforms is ≥ 55 cm.
  • National and international bus transportation to and from Nuremberg arrives at the Central Bus Station (ZOB). From here, it is only a 15-minute walk to the historic heart of the Old Town. The Central Bus Station has tactile paving for the blind and a barrier-free toilet.
  • The international Albrecht Dürer Airport is only a 12-minute underground ride from the city center. An underground station (Line U2) and taxi stands are located directly in front of the terminals.
  • Nuremberg has optimal connections by road – Via motorways (Autobahn) A3, A6, A9 and A 73 you can easily arrive in the city. A parking guidance system around the Old Town provides information about available parking spots.

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July 2023 - June 2026

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