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Handwerkerhof

Am Koenigstor, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 171 8677820
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Cute little area to spend some time before catching a train

This is directly across from the train station. Has a few little curio like shops and some little... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Scottie96
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USA
Very expensive little area

It was lovely to see some hand made ‘craft’ but all too expensive. Felt a little overwhelmed by the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jackie B
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Chichester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cute area” (2 reviews)
“craft stores” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Am Koenigstor, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is directly across from the train station. Has a few little curio like shops and some little cute store selling cute handmade items. Not a destination but certainly worth a wee visit in passing.

Thank Scottie96
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was lovely to see some hand made ‘craft’ but all too expensive. Felt a little overwhelmed by the owner of the metal/silver shop.

1  Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Very near the Hauptbahnhof, the Handwerkhof has lots of little craft shops, plus bars and restaurants, all with a local flavor. We especially like the little toy shop. Most of the toys are antique, and we have no idea where they acquire them, but we...More

Thank johnmM754OI
Reviewed 12 August 2017

There's an array of craft stores here from woodwork to toy shops. It wasn't particularly big but worth a visit. I suppose it's a bit like a German Christmas market for all year round.

Thank TheCautiousTraveller
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

A small place filled with nice stall like shops selling and showing the local talents. A charming place to visit and excellent place to have a quality local snack and buy quality local souvenir.

Thank mcvella
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We enjoyed a short visit to the small craft stores. Just outside the old city, but within the city wall is a step back in time. We ate lunch there twice during our visit in December, a slower pace and away from the Christmas market...More

1  Thank Sandra N
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Small square shaped alleyway with hand crafted goods, well made but on the expensive side. Quaint bar at entrance with locals and tourists.

Thank aldosda
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Came to the Christmas market and chanced upon this gem. There are just a few shops, run by the crafters, who are so proud of their work! Did more shopping there than at Christmas markets. Especially loved the pewter shop, where I met the crafter.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Beautiful cobbled courtyard housing a variety of craft workshops. Cute little traditional shops selling lovely handmade items from pottery, glass, pewter and many more, with the actual crafts people there selling their wares. It's very authentic and atmospheric. There's also a few places to eat,...More

Thank llpasah
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Just inside the Old Town walls at the Frauentor gateway,this is a small collection of craftsmen's shops displaying and selling their wares. These are handmade items from folks who practice the old trades---pottery makers, pewterers, leather workers, glass cutters...We purchased a beautiful hand forged pewter...More

Thank jaybeeFL
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