Prinzipalmarkt (Principal Market), Munster

Prinzipalmarkt (Principal Market), Munster (must see)

In the heart of Munster, you'll find the picturesque shopping street Principal Market (Prinzipalmarkt). This historic marketplace is lined with beautiful gabled houses and arcaded walkways. During World War II, this area was mostly destroyed and was reconstructed close to its original form in the decade after the war.

As you stroll along this charming cobbled roadway, you'll find a lively shopping district with restaurants and plenty of upscale shops. At the north end of Principal Market is the St. Lamberti Church (Lambertikirche), a stunning old church with a tall neo-Gothic steeple. Along the route, you'll also come across the Historical City Hall of Münster, a splendid historic building with beautiful Gothic architecture.

Enjoy the vibrant atmosphere as you explore and window shop in Munster's Principal Market. The street plays a central role in city activities, hosting festivals and cultural events. Be sure to look at the intriguing architecture and ornate designs of the gabled buildings, each unique. You'll love spending time at this charming location during your tour of Munster.

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Prinzipalmarkt (Principal Market) on Map

Sight Name: Prinzipalmarkt (Principal Market)
Sight Location: Munster, Germany (See walking tours in Munster)
Sight Type: Shopping
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