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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Leipzig, Germany

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  1. Zoo Leipzig

    #1 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Zoo Leipzig

    Tags: Garden, Zoo, Historical Site, Nature

    Address: Pfaffendorfer Str. 29, 04105 Leipzig, Germany

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Founded in 1878, Leipzig zoo is said to be one of the oldest zoo in the world. It was founded by Ernst Pinkert, who was eager to transform his restaurant “the Pfaffendorfer Hof” into a zoo...Read more

  2. St. Thomas Church

    #2 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    St. Thomas Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Landmark, Historical Site

    Address: Evang.- Luth. Parish St. Thomas Leipzig, Thomaskirchhof 18, 04109 Leipzig

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Considered as one of the two houses of worship in Leipzig, St. Thomas Church is a worth visit place from a religious point of view as well as from a traveler’s view point. Located at the center ...Read more

  3. St. Nicholas Church

    #3 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    St. Nicholas Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Nikolaikirchhof 3, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony,Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Popularly known as Nikolaikirche (in Germany), St. Nicholas Church has been one of the popular churches of Leipzig for a long time. Though the church’s roots said to belong to the Romanesque and...Read more

  4. Bach-Museum

    #4 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Bach-Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Thomaskirchhof 15/16, 04109 Leipzig,Saxony, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Visit one of the oldest buildings of Leipzig, the museum displays the life and achievements by the famous heavyweight musician named Johann Sebastian Bach and his family. It is located just opposite t...Read more

  5. Museum In Der Runden Ecke

    #5 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Museum In Der Runden Ecke

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Historical Site, Heritage Building

    Address: Dittrichring 24 | North of Thomaskirche, 04003Leipzig, Saxony, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The museum occupies the former site of the district headquarters of the East Germany State Security service or “Stasi”. History says, the museum was used as the shelter by the Gestapo duri...Read more

  6. Asisi Panometer Leipzig

    #6 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Asisi Panometer Leipzig

    Tags: Tourist Center, Exhibition , Heritage Building

    Address: Richard-Lehmann-Straße 114, 04275 Leipzig, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    One of the popular tourist attractions of Leipzig, Asisi Panometer takes you on a virtual tour to the historical past of Leipzig. Step inside the studio and you will see that it is a visual panorama d...Read more

  7. Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig

    #7 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: Grimmaische Str. 6, 04109 Leipzig, Germany

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Located at the center of the city, this modern museum (also known as Forum of Contemporary History, Leipzig) memorializes the history of political oppression, resistance and peaceful revolution leadin...Read more

  8. Neues Gewandhaus

    #8 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Neues Gewandhaus

    Tags: Performance, Theatre, Concert

    Address: Augustusplatz 8, 04109 Leipzig, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Located with Augustusplatz, it is the concert hall of Leipzig. The hall is famous for its acoustic feature. It has been and still is the house of the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra. Till date, nearly 70...Read more

  9. Mendelssohn-Haus

    #9 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Mendelssohn-Haus

    Tags: Museum, Heritage Building

    Address: Goldschmidtstraße 12, 04103 Leipzig, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The museum is dedicated to Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, the music director of the Leipzig Gewandhausorchester in the year 1835. The museum was a residence for Mendelssohn and his family in the year 18...Read more

  10. Grassimuseum

    #10 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Grassimuseum

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: Johannisplatz 5-11, 04103 Leipzig, Saxony,Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    See the iconic museum complex of Leipzig, built in an Art-Deco style but still often overlooked while visiting Augustusplatz. It houses three fantastic museums; Museum of Applied Art (Museum für ...Read more

  11. Opernhaus

    #11 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Opernhaus

    Tags: Historical Site, Entertainment, Performance, Leisure

    Address: Augustusplatz 12, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony,Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    It is the home of the divisions Opera and Ballet of the Leipzig Opera, the Opera House has been holding opera shows for almost 320 years. It was in the year 1693, the first opera show was held over he...Read more

  12. Museum Der Bildenden Künste Leipzig

    #12 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Museum Der Bildenden Künste Leipzig

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Outdoors

    Address: Katharinenstraße 10, 04109 Leipzig, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Covering around 7000 square meter of area, the museum holds collection of 1000 sculptures, 60,000 graphical works and 3500 paintings. All the artwork preserved in the museum date back to Late Middle A...Read more

  13. Augustusplatz

    #13 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Augustusplatz

    Tags: Outdoors, Walking Area, Leisure, Square

    Address: Augustusplatz, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony,Germany

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located at the eastern side of the city, Augustusplatz is said to be the largest square in Leipzig and probably one of the largest one in Europe. However, most of the beautiful buildings of the square...Read more

  14. Museum Im Stasi Bunker

    #14 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    Museum Im Stasi Bunker

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Lubschutzer Teiche | Flurstück 439 / Machern,04827 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details

    Located 30 kilometer east of Leipzig, the museum was the former Dodge Implementing Agency (AFuSt) Leipzig Administration of State Security. The bunker was kept in disguise in the form of a holiday res...Read more

  15. New Town Hall

    #15 of 944 Things To Do in Leipzig
    New Town Hall

    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Heritage Building

    Address: Martin-Luther-Ring 4, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony,Germany

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Designated as the seat of the municipal government of Leipzig since 1905, the New Town Hall is considered as an important historical building as well one of the important municipal halls of Germany. T...Read more

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  • Alte Börse

    Naschmarkt 1

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • St. Nicholas Church

    Nikolaikirchhof 3

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Förderverein Völkerschlachtdenkmal

    Magazingasse 4

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Old City Hall

    Market 1

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Hainstraße

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Liebertwolkwitz - ein Dorf im Jahre 1813

    Markt 11

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Arno Jauck Ingenieur

    Zum Berg 1

    Mountains
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  • Cospudener See

    Hafenstraße 23

    Lakes
  • Markkleeberger See

    Lakes
  • Schladitzer Bucht

    Lakes
  • Gotthardteich

    Lakes
  • Mondsee

    Lakes
  • Grillensee

    Lakes
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  • Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig

    Katharinenstraße 10

    Museums
  • Museum für Musikinstrumente der Universität Leipzig

    Johannisplatz 5-11

    Museums Landmarks
  • Schillerhaus

    Menckestraße 42

    Museums
  • Museum in der Runden Ecke

    Dittrichring 24

    Museums Landmarks
  • Schulmuseum - Werkstatt für Schulgeschichte Leipzig

    Goerdelerring 20

    Museums
  • Ägyptisches Museum der Universität Leipzig

    Goethestraße 2

    Museums Landmarks
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  • BELANTIS Vergnügungspark Leipzig, EVENT PARK GmbH & Co

    Zur Weißen Mark 1

    Amusement Parks
  • Enterpos GmbH

    Kastanienweg 1

    Amusement Parks Restaurants
  • Freizeitpark Pirkau

    Am Stadion 99

    Amusement Parks
  • Heinz-Kurt Meyer Schausteller

    Nußweg 2

    Amusement Parks
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  • La Boum

    Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 43

    International Bars
  • Gaststätte Mittendrin

    Holzhäuser Straße 64

    Restaurants Bars
  • Killiwilly

    Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 44

    Restaurants Bars
  • Barfly

    Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 79

    Pizza Bars
  • Bellinis

    Barfußgäßchen 3

    Italian Bars
  • Basamo

    Nürnberger Straße 11

    International Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
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  • Casino Petersbogen

    Petersstraße 36-44

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Spiel-In Casino GmbH

    Georg-Schumann-Straße 261A

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Merkur Spielothek

    Torgauer Platz 3

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Metzger Spielhallen GmbH

    Schenkendorfstraße 11

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Metzger GmbH

    Berliner Straße 65

    Casinos and Gaming Bars
  • G und W Spielhallen GmbH

    Dieskaustraße 8

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Kleinmesse am Cottaweg

    Natural Parks
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  • Stötteritzer wäldchen

    Dog Parks
  • Erholungsgebiet Lößnig-Dölitz

    Dog Parks
  • Hundesportverein Knauthain

    Dog Parks
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  • Cospudener See

    Beaches
  • Nordstrand Cospuden

    Beaches
  • Strandbad Markranstädt

    Beaches
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