As a city with a museum dedicated to Christmas, it’s no surprise that the medieval town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber goes all out when it comes to the festive period.
And while the Christmas Market here is perhaps on the smaller side when compared to bigger markets in the country, what makes Christmas here so special is the historic setting and backdrop. Truly this town was ripped straight out of a snowglobe, with postcard views around every turn.
If you’re currently planning your own trip, or simply curious about what Rothenburg ob der Tauber Christmas Market is like, then we’re here to help.
Read on for an overview of the Rothenburg ob der Tauber Christmas Market in Bavaria, with official dates, hotel recommendations, and locations.
NOTE: This is a Christmas market we haven’t personally visited yet, so all the information below is taken from official sources for your reference! If you have any personal tips from first-hand experience to add, let us know in the comments so we can improve this guide!
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Rothenburg ob der Tauber Christmas Market Dates
According to the event’s official website, this year’s edition of the Rothenburg ob der Tauber Christmas Market will take place from December 1 – December 23, 2023.
Rothenburg ob der Tauber Christmas Market Locations
You can typically find Christmas market stalls in Rothenburg ob der Tauber at Marktplatz (Market Square), Grüner Markt (Green Market), Kirchplatz (Church Square) and the Rathaus (City Hall).
Rothenburg ob der Tauber Christmas Market 2023 Hotels
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Official Rothenburg ob der Tauber Christmas Market Website
For the most up-to-date information and announcements, be sure to visit the event’s official website.
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