Thermen am Viehmarkt
Found by accident in the 1980s during the construction of a parking garage, these thermal baths are sheltered by a dramatic glass cube....
Karl Marx Haus
The early-18th-century baroque town house in which the author of Das Kapital was born in 1818 now houses exhibits that take a highbrow,...
Constructed around AD 310 as Constantine’s throne hall, the brick-built Konstantin Basilika (Aula Palatina) is now a typically austere...
This vibrant cultural events venue, housed in a former Tuchfabrik (towel factory) – thus the name – hosts cabaret, live music of all...
The city centre's largest outdoor market makes it easy to assemble a tasty picnic.
Kartoffel Kiste information
Lonely Planet review
A local favourite, this place specialises in baked, breaded, gratineed, soupified and sauce-engulfed potatoes, as well as schnitzel and steaks. Check out the extraordinary bronze fountain out front. Situated 400m south of the Hauptmarkt, half a block west of Brotstrasse.