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Domplatz

99084, Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany
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Great view of the cathedral and church.

Quite a large square with the best view of the massive cathedral and church looming high above... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
PeterAZ
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Scottsdale
Nice Backdrop - But it's Just a Platz

When we visited - there wasn't anything actually happening in the Platz (Though I assume there are... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Ben H
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Ipswich, Australia
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  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“old town” (8 reviews)
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99084, Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

Quite a large square with the best view of the massive cathedral and church looming high above. There was a sort of farmers market the day we were there.

Thank PeterAZ
Reviewed 20 April 2017

When we visited - there wasn't anything actually happening in the Platz (Though I assume there are things from time to time). It has a lovely backdrop of the Cathedral, but when we were there - not a lot else was going on.

Thank Ben H
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We went to the Saturday market during the break from our business meetings.the market had a lot of fresh cheeses, meat and fish. The spring flowers were colourful and beautiful. They was lots of clothes and cheap Chinese imports. It was a pity there was...More

1  Thank fbtowa
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I was exploring Erfurt and came across the Cathedral and the town square in front of it. It is a large open area where they have Christmas Markets for the holiday. Off to the side are some small cafes for food and drink.

2  Thank ct-cruisers
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

For a nice walk through the old town area, this is a must have seen! Not only the old cathedral, also the castle next to it, makes it absolutely worth it! On a nice sunny day it's a really nice spot to hang around and...More

2  Thank Benjamin R
Reviewed 12 January 2017

When I came up to the platz from a side street my breath was taken away from the beauty. Of course we were there for the Christmas market and that help. But the massiveness of the area just stunning

2  Thank Kym-Marie P
Reviewed 6 January 2017

A lovely setting for the Christmas market with the cathedral towering over you. Great selection of stalls, in fact my favourite market and i have visited a few. Some nice authentic shops. Don't forget a ride of the Ferris Wheel!

2  Thank PeakDistrictStar
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Come to Erfurt and see our Domplatz with nice and old buildings e.g. the Cathedral, church, old civil small houses which includes lovely shops and cafes. It is not important to which time you will come, in summer or winter, spring or autumn. In every...More

2  Thank fkr_germany
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Having been to several Christmas Markets in Germany this was by far the most spectacular backdrop to the Domplatz. Worthwhile visiting just to see the magnificent site. The market was spread around the Domplatz offering a variety of events. Erfurt off the well run tracks...More

1  Thank shark939
Reviewed 21 December 2016

At Domplatz in Erfurt you find one of the most beautiful christmas markets in Germany. It becomes especially atmospheric at night when the cathedral is lit and some snowflakes are coming down. I like the pyramid and the fairytale forest which is nice for children...More

1  Thank dr_peace
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