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Christmas Markets


Osnabrück has the world?s biggest musical box; copyright: Osnabrück ? Marketing und Tourismus GmbH
Osnabrück's historical Christmas market, held in the festively illuminated old quarter, has twice been named one of the prettiest of its kind. The market square and the area outside the cathedral are taken over by stalls offering gifts, souvenirs and seasonal food and drink - what better way to get in the Christmas mood? See the world's largest musical box, which plays 25 different Christmas songs, and a fully functional nutcracker that stands six metres tall. There is even more Christmas magic to discover outside St. John's Church, as well as the 'quiet' Christmas market near the Heger Tor gate, where wooden huts offer a taste of the Renaissance in the glow of lamps and candlelight.

Opening times
11/24/2010 - 12/22/2010
Mon - Sun 12:00 - 21:00