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Erfurt Christmas Markets 2017
28.11. – 22.12.2017
Sunday to Thursday from 10.00 to 20.00
Thursday to Saturday from 10.00 to 21.00
The Erfurt Christmas market with around 200 stalls of the largest Christmas markets in Germany. The 2008 selected the most popular Christmas market in Germany Erfurt Christmas market justifies its popularity with beautiful attractions, such as the 20-meter-high Christmas tree, the Christmas crib with 14 life-size wooden figures, which were made by hand; a 12-meter high Christmas pyramid and a huge wreath on the cathedral steps.
Set within the historic capital of Thuringia located provides the Erfurt Christmas market a very special flair: numerous mansions, half-timbered buildings and medieval streets and Erfurt’s landmark St. Mary’s Cathedral and St. Severus cast a nostalgic atmosphere, where visitors come quickly in a Christmas mood.
To find the 200 stalls, visitors to the Erfurt Christmas Market alongside classics such as the Thuringian Bratwurst, tree ornaments and blue print textiles also numerous gift ideas from the fields of arts and crafts, jewelry, fashion, ceramics and toys.
Among the highlights for the kids fairytale forest belongs to the Erfurt Christmas market, reflected in the lovingly crafted fairy tale characters who told fairy tales particularly impressive and tangible. There is also a petting zoo, which follows its own rhythm just like the fairy-tale forest and the area takes you for a moment from the Christmas hustle and bustle in a rapt world. Another highlight of the Erfurt Christmas Market for children and adults is the Christmas baking in the Ökobackstube in which children and adults from 15 clock and on weekends from 10 clock can bake delicious cookies together every day.
Musical performances round out the diverse range of Erfurt’s Christmas market.
Conclusion: One of the most beautiful Christmas markets in Germany in the historic ambience and with enchanting offerings such as the fairy forest.