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Heidelberg Christmas Market

Experience one of the most beautiful Christmas markets in Germany

During the Advent stroll, you can discover numerous Christmas stalls in addition to the picturesque alleys and sights, which sell enchanting gift ideas in various places in the old town. Anyone looking for sporting activity will find one of the most beautiful ice rinks in Germany with a view of the world-famous castle ruins on Karlsplatz.

Opening Hours 2022

Heidelberg Christmas Market:
November 21 - December 22, 2022

Winterwäldchen (Kornmarkt):
November 21, 2022 - January 1, 2023
December 24 cosed

Ice rink (Karlsplatz)
November 21, 2022 - January 8, 2023
December 24 cosed

Subject to changes.

The places of the Heidelberg Christmas Market

As the entrance to the old town, Bismarckplatz with its pre-Christmas flair sets the mood for an unforgettable visit to the Christmas Market.

In front of the monument to chemist Robert Bunsen festively decorated huts invite for a visit.

You will find everything that makes you happy on the largest square of the Heidelberg Christmas Market. While the little ones have fun on the antique carousel, the parents treat themselves to a little break from the hustle and bustle with mulled wine and bratwurst.

The highlight of the square is the Heidelberg barrel. A large wooden barrel with a capacity of 120,000 liters. This makes it about half the size of the original, namely the large barrel in Heidelberg Castle. Inside the barrel there is a room above the sales booth with a wonderful view of the box overlooking the market.

Illuminated fir trees and illuminated pointed tents create an atmospheric atmosphere.

Framed by the romantic castle backdrop, one of the most beautiful ice rinks in Germany. Further information you find here.

You are interested to become a part of the Heidelberg Christmas Market?

You find the application forms here.

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69117 Heidelberg

Phone: +49 6221 5840269

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