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. To visit Handwerkerhof and get the most from your holiday in Nuremberg, create itinerary details personal to you using our Nuremberg trip itinerary builder website.
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  • I was really surprised that we were able to head into this area since it looked quite historic. It was even better when I noticed that the village had actual shops and restaurants. The shops inside.....  more »
  • Great market in a medieval setting close to the main railway station in Nuremberg. Good variety of small shops with a great selection of gifts. You should include a visit to the silversmith shop...  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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