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1. Deutsche Bank Park

Join the throngs of spectators as they cheer on their home team of Eintracht Frankfurt at the Commerzbank-Arena. The newly rebuilt stadium plays host not only to soccer games, but also to concerts and business events. It is a true slice of Frankfurt culture and a great place to feel the passion and energy of the city’s residents.
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Experience the excitement of a sporting event or concert at this iconic stadium, which has hosted World Cup and Confederations Cup games. 

2. Frankfurt Christmas Market

You can find the perfect gifts to bring home at Frankfurt Christmas Market during your stay in Frankfurt. Experience the fascinating museums or attend a sporting event in this vibrant area.
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You can find the perfect gifts to bring home at Frankfurt Christmas Market during your stay in Frankfurt. Experience the fascinating museums or attend a sporting event in this vibrant area.

3. Romerberg

Picture-perfect Römerberg is the gateway to Frankfurt’s atmospheric Old Town (Altstadt). Ever since the 9th century, this vast square has been the heart of the city’s historic center and a location for coronations, executions, markets, pompous festivals and royal tournaments. Today, the stepped gable and half-timbered houses of Römerberg present a wonderful snapshot of Frankfurt’s medieval cityscape.
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Admire the medieval architecture and experience the charm of a magical Christmas market at this pretty square, which marks the center of the Old Town.

4. Frankfurt Trade Fair

Learn about the events happening at Frankfurt Trade Fair during your trip to Frankfurt. Check out the shops and top-notch restaurants in this family-friendly area.
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Learn about the events happening at Frankfurt Trade Fair during your trip to Frankfurt. Check out the shops and top-notch restaurants in this family-friendly area.

5. Alte Oper

The Alte Oper is a faithful reconstruction of a building that was originally opened in 1880, but destroyed in World War II. Take a tour around the building to see its many lavish sculptures, balconies and columns or reserve a seat to attend a performance in this beautiful venue.
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Once the city’s opera house, this building is now a concert hall that hosts some of the world’s greatest classical music ensembles.

6. Staedel Museum

The Städel Museum is located on Frankfurt’s Museumsufer, or museum embankment, and is one of the oldest museums in Germany. This home of fine artworks was founded in 1815 as a directive of the will of Frankfurt banker Johann Friedrich Städel, who donated his paintings to form its first collection. Today, the Städel Museum’s collection contains over 2,900 paintings, 600 sculptures and 500 photographs from over 700 years of art history.
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Browse through more than 700 years of art history in the extensive collection of this museum of fine art, which was initiated by a Frankfurt banker.

7. Congress Center Messe Frankfurt

Attend one of the vast and superbly organized conferences at the Congress Center Messe Frankfurt. Located in the heart of the thriving business city, the conference center is a specially designed venue which plays host to a wide range of events.
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Join thousands of fellow participants at one of the many events held at Frankfurt’s largest conference center, and enjoy its state-of-the-art facilities and impressive architecture. 

8. Skyline Plaza

You can find the perfect gifts to bring home at Skyline Plaza during your stay in Frankfurt. Discover the fascinating museums in this vibrant area, or seek out the jogging trails.
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You can find the perfect gifts to bring home at Skyline Plaza during your stay in Frankfurt. Discover the fascinating museums in this vibrant area, or seek out the jogging trails.

9. Zeil Shopping District

The area around Zeil in Frankfurt’s city center is a shopper’s paradise. Although its origins date back to the 14th century, it wasn’t until the 1800s that this street found its current calling. Since then, the Zeil Shopping District has been one of Germany’s most popular retail destinations. Whether you are searching for a unique German gift idea or the latest in high street fashion, you will find plenty to fill your bags with around Zeil.
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Browse high street retailers and boutique fashion outlets and pick up local produce at a farmer’s market as you explore Frankfurt’s premier shopping district.

10. Römer

The Römer marks the center of Frankfurt’s Old Town. For six centuries, it has been the local town hall, where the city council regularly meets, just as it did in 1405. Over the centuries, it has grown into a large council complex, taking up an entire block of old Frankfurt townhouses.
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Frankfurt’s vast town hall is a city landmark with a three-gabled facade and a rich history dating back over six centuries.

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