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This public square has served as Trier's main marketplace since medieval times.
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54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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+49 651 978080
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were there on a saturday a bit past lunch time, and the weather was great for lunch in a terrace. As many markets there were stalls with souvenirs and interesting crafts. great for a quick baked snack if you are on a budget and...More

Thank TicaCelt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking distance from Port Nigra. Oldest market with plenty of places & shops to buy local souvenirs , sip wine or beer & relax. There is a spectacular market fountain . Clean rest rooms .

Thank Rama1004
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice square. Lots of lovely buldings and churches nearby. Sit back and enjoy the cafes. Or have a glass or two of local wine at the wine stand. Showcasing a different local vineyard every three days. People are drinking from 10am daily....More

Thank catherineorkate
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice architecture, lots of cafés, statues, fountains and shopping. Good place to people watch. This is right next to Porta Nigra, so you should do both while you are there. Also, the TI is in the Hauptmarkt in case you need any tourist information, as...More

Thank Joe T
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This square with all the well preserved picturesque old buildings is a real heart of Trier. It is busy but never overcrowded, always enjoyable. There are plenty of restaurants and cafes and also public toilets at the square.

Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

What a great experience! And authentic. Inhabitants and tourists in harmony. Good food and drinks for reasonable prices. We liked the atmosphere very much

Thank Antonsinke
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

I love, love coming here. It is pedestrian zoned with lots to see and buy. A wine booth with local wine anytime you feel like it. Fresh fruits and beautiful flowers. And lots of shopping opps. From here you can access many of Trier’s best...More

Thank Lilredridnghood
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Trier has a very nice old Center. With lots of history, partly going back to the Roman Empire, but also 16-17th Century. The „Haubtmarkt“ is just one of many nice things to visit in Trier. We passed Trier often on the motorway, but never went...More

Thank F3116JNmarch
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Classic German architecture from several periods in the county's history. Influences seem to come from round Europe, including Venice and even the Moors.

Thank trevor494
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We were lucky enough to be there for Christmas market, the mulled wine, different vendors and watching the community was great fun. One morning we strolled through while the carolers were singing-amazing! There are many interesting shops and right behind them are several beautiful churches,...More

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Higa Sakura B
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Response from Trainbleu | Reviewed this property |
The main attraction about the Hauptmarkt is the general impression of the square with the reconstructed historic facades and the views on the cathedral, the Porta Nigra, St Gangolf church as you walk around it . In that... More
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Cathryn B
29 March 2016|
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Response from EvHoof | Reviewed this property |
If you mean the regular week-market that one is on: Tuesdays and Thursdays at the 'Markt' (at the middle of the center) , or alternatively, on Saturdays on the 'Münsterplatz'. The christmas market can best be visited... More
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