Christmas market at Marienplatz

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From 25.11.2011 – 24.12.2011

This “Christkindlmarkt” counts to the most popular of the city - which most probably is because of its central location.

Besides traditional Christmas tree decorations and handicrafts, a lot of stands provide sustenance - Mulled wine, baked apples, roast almonds and gingerbread or if you prefer something solid, try sausages or potato pancakes (Reiberdatschi).


The market takes place in the Kaufinger Street, starting at the Marienplatz and ending at Karlsplatz (Stachus);

Opening hours:

Monday -Saturday:  10.00 - 20.30 h

Sundays: 10.00 - 19.30 h

24.12.2010: 10.00 -14.00 h

Framework programme daily starting at 17.30 h.

There is also a special daily programme for kids in the age of 6-12 years from the 29.11.10 to the 19.12.10 at the Ratstrinkstube (at the new town-hall) between14.30 h and 16.30 h; Duration: ca. 1,5 h

How to get there:

The best way to get there is by  public transport. You can take the train (S-Bahn) or underground (U-Bahn)

Station: Marienplatz or Karlsplatz (Stachus)