Fifth largest city in Germany, Frankfurt has some really stunning views which will definitely give you an eye soothing experience. And we’re not over exaggerating! There is a huge number of attractions to visit and some incredible things to do, during your trip to Frankfurt. But if you’re wondering, what exactly to do, then here is an exhaustive list of things to do in Frankfurt.
If you are an art lover, then visiting the Stadel Museum or Museum of Modern Art will be worth it. You can also indulge in some shopping by visiting the very popular Zeil Shopping Street. You can also spend some quality time, introspecting at the scenic Palm Garden. Other major attractions include Luna Bark, Berger Street, Mankai Street, Atschel and Surf N Turf.
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What to Do in and around Frankfurt
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Neue Mainzer Straße 52, 60311 Frankfurt, Germany
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
This is a 200 meter tall skyscraper, which provides you with an amazing view of the Frankfurt, Germany. In fact, this is one of the highest skyscrapers in Frankfurt. This high-rise building is particularly popular with the people of Frankfurt as well as the tourists. It is the only one in the city that has a publicly accessible viewing platform as well as a restaurant. Furthermore, Europe’s highest radio and television studio is located on its 53rd and 54th floor. It provides a 360 degree view of the city, which is worthy and something that you will definitely relish as a tourist.
Bill Viola and Stephan Hubber are two artists who have embellished the entrance of the building with two artworks. These modern works of art can be freely accessed and viewed by the public so be sure to go and see them.
The Frankfurt Goethe House, birthplace of Germany´s most famous author and poet, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, was built in the typical 18th-century bourgeois style. It is decorated with period furniture and paintings, providing an authentic and striking impression of the environment in which Goethe spent his youth. The Goethe Museum, a gallery of paintings from the Goethe era, elucidates Goethe´s relationship to the art and artists of his epoch. A tour of the Goethe-House gives visitors a vivid impression of everyday life during the Goethe era. Visitors can and should hire a guide, who provides expert guidance and instruction.
Get an inside look into the everyday life during the Goethe era at the 18th-century bourgeois style Goethe House with the help of the Goethe House tickets. While it is easy to buy tickets for Goethe House right at the museum, it is advisable to book tickets for Goethe House prior, in a guided tour. Tour tickets for Goethe House can be bought under the tickets section and they come with amazing deals, costing lesser than the Goethe House ticket prices.
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Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Sachsenhausen-Sud)
The Sachsenhausen - one of the most famous districts in Frankfurt is located on the opposite side of the River Main. This is a large area, where you can come across numerous impressive buildings, such as the church Dreikoenigskirche. It's impressive Gothic style is an inspiring addition to the whole green landscape and consoling views from the river. The place is well connected with the local transport.
However, the most fascinating part about the SachenHausen are apple wine bars. Within the district you can find plenty of bars and restaurants serving apple wine. The local cider houses and apple wineries are a historical and refreshing accent to the cosmopolitan life in Sachsenhausen and a must visit for just about anyone travelling to the city.
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Romerberg, 60311 Frankfurt, Germany
The Romerberg Square is an appealing place, situated in the Old Town, next to the northern bank of the River Main. This is arguably the most picturesque historical district in the city, thanks to its numerous surrounding buildings, which include the famous Romer building - the City Hall of Frankfurt.
The place is one of the most famous tourist's spots in Frankfurt, thus you can ask anyone to reach this place, which is a few minutes away, in a short and calm walking distance from the station. It can be a good experience for you.
Located in the old town, romerberg in Frankfurt is a famous square, always flocked by tourists. The best way to know the history and significance of this place is to buy tickets for Romerberg tours and get introduced to it in the best way possible. Getting Romerberg tickets is one of the ways to know the city better. Tickets for Romerberg tours are always in demand, thus, hurry and get Romerberg ticket prices at discounted rates from us.
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PaulskirchePaulsplatz 11, 60311 Frankfurt am Main
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
This is another symbol of excellence in Frankfurt – the church is old and worn on the exterior but a modern style interior which will make you spellbound! Thus, it is one of the must visit places in Frankfurt. Reaching the place is easy as it is one of the important landmarks in Frankfurt, well connected with the local transport. You will get buses, metro rail and local cabs for this place. You are allowed to take a guide with you. Today St. Paul's is no longer used as a church; instead it became a venue used for public functions, various displays and special events.
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Schaumainkai 63, 60596 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
One of the most important art museums in Frankfurt, the museum houses a collection of 2700 paintings, 100,000 drawings and 600 sculptures. There are shuffled displays of various art works from time to time. The paintings belong to a varied range of seven centuries and with early 14th, late gothic, renaissance, Baroque, 19th and 20th century.
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Siesmayerstrasse 61, 60323 Frankfurt, Germany
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
This is a botanical garden, where you can enjoy some of the most spectacular vistas in Frankfurt. The green landscaping of the Palm Garden is truly captivating, while a number of botanical exhibits provide countless unforgettable moments. Hundreds of plant species from the tropical flora and the exotic plants of rainforests, as well as a wide variety of green houses, water basins, scenic walking trails and other facilities, transform the Palm Garden into a tempting place for relaxation among nature. The Garden takes you on a horticultural journey from the African savanna, to the blooming flower gardens in Europe.
The Palm Garden of Frankfurt has some of the most spectacular views in Germany. In good weather, the place comes alive with its beautiful botanical exhibits that are open for visitors with a little entrance fee. Since The Palm Garden Ticket Prices are quite affordable, you can just skip searching the internet for more info on the Tickets for The Palm Garden and directly come for visit. The Palm Garden Tickets are available in general criteria and can be easily availed from the premises. You can directly go there, Buy Tickets for The Palm Garden and have fun strolling through the displayed plants and flowers throughout the day.
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Bruckenstrasse 3 - 7, D 60594 Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Take a walk along the river Main, is lined on both sides by some of best museums in the country, among them the superb Ikon museum and the fine art Stadel Museum.You can buy a Museumsufer discount ticket at the first museum you visit. There is a Saturday morning flea market here as well. The Museum recognized exhibitions and events on the issues of social integration and exclusion, status and power as well as concepts like nature and culture are also explored. This is one of the must visit places in Frankfurt.
German Architecture Museum, Film Museum, And the Sculpture museum called Liebighaus are just some of the many museums that are a part of the Museum Embankment.
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Senckenberganlage 25, 60325 Frankfurt, Germany
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Get a load of history by taking a tour of the Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Goerlitz with the aid of Senckenberg Museum of Natural History tickets. Instead of getting tickets for Senckenberg Museum of Natural History directly from the museum counter, buy tickets for Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz from our tickets section as it comes with a well-versed who will make the Senckenberg Museum of Natural History ticket prices worth it with his impeccable narration.
The Senckenberg Museen is the largest museum of natural history in Germany. It showcases thousands of exhibits, ranging from fossil amphibians, and Egyptian mummies, to the museum's most famous attraction- its exhibition of large dinosaur skeletons, one of the biggest in Europe. It is one of the must visit places in Frankfurt. Reaching the Naturmuseum Senckenberg in Frankfurt Am Main is easy as it is one of the important landmarks in Frankfurt, well connected with the local transport. You will get buses, metro rail and local cabs for this place. Visitors of all ages would enjoy this museum.
Opening hours & tickets - Senckenberg are also provided for the visitors to glance through.
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Zeil, 60313, Frankfurt Am Main
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
The premier place to shop in Frankfurt is the bustling pedestrian zone called "Zeil". This street offers everything from chic boutiques, and international department chains, to a modern 10 floor shopping center, the "ZeilGalerie". This shopping street avoids repetitive products being sold in different shops. Here, each shop stock luxury articles such as perfume or jewelry to fashion by the world’s top designers, from handicrafts and pieces of art offered by a large number of galleries to funny and cute clothes and items created by young designers from Frankfurt. It's rooftop terrace offers great view over the city.
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MMK Museum fur Moderne Kunst, Domstrasse 10, 60311 Frankfurt am Main
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Museum of Modern Art is not only famous for its extensive art collection, which includes artists like Roy Lichtenstein, Joseph Beuys, Andy Warhol, and Gerhardt Richter, but also for its bold architecture.
The museum has a triangular shape and is called "the slice of cake" by locals. The outside of the Museum of Modern Art alone would count as one of the city's major attractions. You are allowed to take a guide with you. If you are going with your child, then it would be a great idea as children often love this place.
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Domplatz 1, 60311 Frankfurt, Germany
09:00 am - 08:00 pm
The Gothic St. Bartholomew’s Cathedral, erected in the 14th and 15th century, is one of the oldest and most important churches in Frankfurt. You can visit a museum, set in the medieval cloister that shows exhibits from the cathedral’s treasury. The Catholic Dome Saint Bartholomew belongs to the time of the German Emperors. The tower, which stands at 310 feet, offers a magnificent view over the surrounding areas. From April to October, it is possible to climb the tower. Though, if you believe in your deity and being a proud Christian, it can be a good experience for you.