Things to see and do - Leipzig
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The city is well-known for its fairs and many cultural activities. Music is a real tradition here and occupies a special place in the life of its inhabitants. Before going to listen to the Gewandhaus orchestra, one of the most prestigious in Europe, visit the many museums in the city, or just wander under the glass arcades through the typical Leipzig passages. You will appreciate the mixture of their shops and cafés.
Tourist attractions Leipzig : Things to see and do
Grimmaische Str. 6 D - Leipzig
This interesting museum, dedicated to the history of the city and of East Germany after the war, was designed as a heritage site and features a library and information centre. After an introduction highlighting the war and its atrocities, the exhibit..
Katharinenstr. 10 D - 04109 Leipzig
The Museum der Bildenden Kunste houses one of the largest collections of fine art in Europe, with works from the late Middle Ages to the present day. Designed by a firm of architects from Berlin (Hufnagel, Pütz and Rafaelian), the 34m-high glass cube..
Thomaskirchhof D - 04103 Leipzig
This 13C church took on its current three-nave form as a church in the late 15C. It is famous for Johann Sebastian Bach, who was «cantor» here and who rests in the church, but also for the Thomanerchors, a choir from the school of St Thomas founded i..
Nikolaistr. 23 D - 04109 Leipzig
Prix Prices from : 69 €
This design hotel is directly opposite the Nikolaikirche church in central Leipzig. It offers air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen TV, a 24-hour bar, and free Wi-Fi. All of the non-smoking rooms at the Motel One Leipzig feature a mobile desk, and ..
Tröndlinring 8 D - 04105 Leipzig
Prix Prices from : 130 €
One of Germany’s most exclusive hotels, this historic hotel in Leipzig features a stylish spa area and a gourmet restaurant. The Old Town district is a 5-minute walk away. The Hotel Fürstenhof - A Luxury Collection offers luxurious rooms and suites ..
Katharinenstraße 11 D - 04109 Leipzig
Hotel Fregehaus features a historic façade and free WiFi. It is located in the centre of Leipzig, just 50 metres from the Leipzig Museum of Fine Arts. Each of the rooms at the hotel features a private bathroom with a walk-in shower. Guests are welco..
Schillerweg 36 D - 04155 Leipzig-Gohlis
As various decorative details suggest, this friendly and attractive restaurant really was once a 'drugstore'. Try the breast of guinea fowl with green beans or the fillet of zander with vanilla, horseradish and cranberry risotto.
Thomaskirchhof 13/14 D - 04109 Leipzig
Augustusplatz 8 D - 04109 LEIPZIG
Behind the glass façade of the famous Gewandhaus concert hall, friendly and accomplished host Petra Schlegel takes charge front of house in this elegant restaurant. While Detlef Schlegel cooks fine classic cuisine in the form of two seasonal menus. Y..
Grimmaische Str. 2 D - 04109 LEIPZIG
This Leipzig institution has beautifully restored rooms oozing historic flair right in the middle of the old town. Goethe was once a guest here too. The cuisine is classic. Art Nouveau ambience and regional menu in the Grosser Keller.
Neumarkt 9 D - 04109 Leipzig
This elegant restaurant in an attractive courtyard is set on the site of Leipzig's former state department store. The menu includes local speciality Leipziger Allerlei (a dish of peas, carrots, asparagus, morels and crayfish), Wiener schnitzel and va..
Grimmaische Str. 2 D - 04109 LEIPZIG
Gerberstr. 15 D - 04105 Leipzig
He has his own personal style and it makes him one of the most creative chefs in German gastronomy. Peter Maria Schnurr's brand of cooking is referred to as 'cuisine passion légère'. The composition of the dishes could hardly be more harmonious, and ..