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Franconian in Dinkelsbühl

Haus Appelberg

At this 40-cover wine restaurant owners double up as cooks to keep tables supplied with traditional dishes such as local fish, Franconian sausages and Maultaschen (pork and spinach ravioli). On warm days swap the ru…
Church in Dinkelsbühl

Münster St Georg

Standing sentry over the heart of Dinkelsbühl is one of southern Germany’s purest late-Gothic hall churches. Rather austere from the outside, the interior stuns with an incredible fan-vaulted ceiling. A curiosity is…
Museum in Dinkelsbühl

Haus der Geschichte

Dinkelsbühl’s history comes under the microscope at the Haus der Geschichte, which occupies the 14th-century former town hall. Highlights include an interesting section on the Thirty Years' War and a gallery with pa…
Cultural in Dinkelsbühl

Kinderzeche

In the third week of July, the 10-day Kinderzeche celebrates how, during the Thirty Years' War, the town’s children persuaded the invading Swedish troops to spare Dinkelsbühl from a ransacking. The festivities inclu…
Pub Food in Dinkelsbühl

Weib’s Brauhaus

A female brewmaster presides over the copper vats at this half-timbered pub-restaurant, which has a good-time vibe thanks to its friendly crowd of regulars. Many dishes are made with the house brew, including the po…
Museum in Dinkelsbühl

Museum of the 3rd Dimension

Located just outside the easternmost town gate, this is an engaging place to entertain young minds, bored with the Romantic Road's twee medieval pageant. Inside there are three floors of holographic images, stereosc…