Handwerkerhof, Nuremberg

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Step into the past at Handwerkerhof, a medieval village that preserves the ways of life and craftsmanship from the Middle Ages. Wander down the cobblestone streets lined with picturesque, half-timber houses to learn about medieval pottery and glass-blowing, and meet leather makers, goldsmiths, and doll makers. Enjoy wine, beer, and sausages as you explore woodwind and brass toy creations. Stop at the gingerbread factory on your way out for a tasty souvenir. Use our Nuremberg trip itinerary builder website to add Handwerkerhof and other attractions to your Nuremberg vacation plans.
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  • As your leaving the main rail station in Nuremberg across the street you will find this beautiful courtyard filled with many different shops and places to eat and sit and enjoy a beer. Showed up as...  more »
  • Handwerkhof is a recreation of a medieval shopping village, making use of the tower and landmark Frauentor, which would have formed part of the historic city wall during the Middle Ages. You can...  more »
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  • My thought was it's a place with lots of shop selling handmade stuff but... I mean there were few more eatery. Good place though
  • In such a beautiful city as Nuremberg is, just a tiny super-touristic place. Better spots for eating and shopping can be found, but if it's on your way you can pay a visit, nice city walls area.
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