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The Hauptwache

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“central point”(6 reviews)
An outdoor shopping area amidst historic buildings in the city center of Frankfurt.
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An der Hauptwache, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 24248024
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All reviews police station shopping street central point catherine's church guard house pedestrian zone kaufhof department store u bahn and s bahn great shopping the heart of the city nice street starting point top floor nice area sunny day old town sausage
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In a large square in the city center the Hauptwache is a nice top off for a lunch to watch the world (Frankfurt) go by.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The old guard station is not so spectacular in itself but the square is the center of Frankfurt and start for a big shopping spree on Goethestrasse (high end) Fressgasse (food) and Zeil (popular brands).

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the major shopping districts of Frankfurt, it is in the city centre, with a U Bahn station connection

Thank BlrTravR
Reviewed 13 September 2018

The Hauptwache is a central point of Frankfurt am Main and is one of the most famous plazas in the city. The original name Schillerplatz was superseded in the early 1900s. It lies to the west of Konstablerwache with both squares linked by the Zeil,...More

Thank TaherAlbaghliJulian
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is the station on the S and U bahn you can get off if you want to go shopping. It has all the high end stores such as Wellendorf, Cartier, Hermes and a large Nespresso shop. A wide variety of places to eat to...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018

Near to the central of Frankfurt, very good variety of markets & shopping in area of Zeil. Takes only few minutes walk from main train station, you will enjoy the city view from top. One of my friends told me that it was built as...More

Thank VictorMahfouz
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Is a central point of Frankfurt am Main and is one of the most famous plazas. A must see in Frankfurt. Nearby shopping mall provides a beautiful (free) view from the terrace.

Thank Cres
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This is the central place of Frankfurt. Important shops and restaurants around. From the Kaufhof last floor you have a beautiful sight on the town.

Thank ogibot
Reviewed 12 August 2018

It is few minutes walk from main train station. You can climb one of the complex and can enjoy the city from the top. It is the best place to take photographs.

Thank kanchansubedi7
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The Hauptwache is the main square of the city with a lot of shopping possibility. Only a few steps away from River Main.

Thank Tamas S
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