HIGHLIGHTS

 

Römerberg

Central square of the medieval quarter of the city. It is surrounded by the City Hall houses, one of the main attractions of the city.

Built where the old Roman city used to stand, the square has a fountain at its centre, topped by a statue. This main square of the city serves as a stage for numerous events like the traditional Christmas market, fairs and various outdoors shows.

St Bartholomaus Cathedral

This Gothic-style building was a relevant site in the history of Germany, and was the symbol of national unity in Germany during the 19th century.

Rebuilt in 1867 after a fire, the Cathedral contains remains of the ancient Gothic cloister that have been turned into a museum featuring exquisite gold pieces and regal clothing items dating back to the Middle Ages.

Sachsenhausen District

Located on the left bank of the Main river, it is a very lively area of the city with pubs and bars where you'll be able to taste Frankfurt's traditional drink (Apfelwein), and its culinary specialty like ox in green sauce, traditional cheese and pretzels

Cobblestone streets and small squares surrounded by old houses carry the traveller to the this German city’s remote past.

WHAT TO DO

 

Goethe Museum and Goethe House

Goethe Museum and Goethe House

Until 30th December

Come and visit the Frankfurt Goethe Museum. This is where Johann Wolfgang Goethe was born on the 28th of August 1749 "at midday, as the clock was striking twelve", and where he grew up with his sister Cornelia.

Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest

From 11th September to 6th October

It is the most popular festival in Germany. The main focus is beer, which abounds, as well as the food, fun and good atmosphere.

CONNECTIONS AND RELATED DESTINATIONS

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