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Your must-see guide – the Top 10

Imperial Castle in Nuremberg at night

We have put together the most important highlights of the magic city of Nuremberg for you. Come with us on a stroll through the eventful history of Nuremberg, from the Kaiserburg to underground Nuremberg...


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Zoological Garden Nuremberg, Photo: Christine Dierenbach

Zoological Garden

Whoever has experienced the wide variety and idylls of Nuremberg Zoo will come back again. The elegant movements of the dolphins and sea lions in the dolphin lagoon, the tropical atmosphere in the manatee house and the feeding of the...[more]

PLAYMOBIL - Dürer as Ambassador for Nuremberg

The exhibit "The Early Dürer" in the Germanisches Nationalmuseum and the Year of Art 2012 had a well-known ambassador: The “little Dürer” from PLAYMOBIL.
In cooperation with the Nuremberg Convention and Tourist...[more]

Climbing frame at the PLAYMOBIL FunPark (© PLAYMOBIL)


What child doesn’t dream of sharing in the adventures of the PLAYMOBIL figures? Not very far from Nuremberg, in the city of Zirndorf, the PLAYMOBIL FunPark welcomes little knights, pirates and farmers the whole year...[more]

Tower of the Senses Nuremberg

Tower of the Senses

The Nuremberg Tower of the Senses is not a museum in the classic sense, but an experimental science center. In six stories of the "Mohrenturm" in the Nuremberg city wall, visitors can – through their own...[more]

Fun Water Park Fürthermare(© Fotostudio Wilke, Wien / TFB Fürth Objektgesellschaft mbH und Vitaplan Thermalplan GmbH & Co. KG)

Adventure Water Parks

For families with children, a trip to one of the many water parks in the area around Nuremberg is a good idea … and not only when the weather is bad. A water slide with double looping or freefall, water play gardens...[more]


Amusement Parks

If you are looking for a great place to play, have fun or experience an adventure, visit one of the many amusement parks in the region … or one of the many indoor play areas in Nuremberg.

Bardentreffen at the Main Market Square (© Uwe Niklas)

Bardentreffen Music Festival

July 29 to 31, 2016

For three days, music from all over the world will fill the streets of Nuremberg during the famous Bardentreffen music festival. Here, you can hear world music, blues, folk, soul and pop. Seventy bands –...[more]

"The little Dürer" from PLAYMOBIL

The little 7.5-cm-high PLAYMOBIL figure The little Dürer is an ideal souvenir from Nuremberg.

Field of Experiences of the Senses (© Steffen Oliver Riese)

Field of Experiences for the Senses

May 1 to September 12, 2016

Since 1994, the “Field of Experiences for the Senses” has amazed children. Between May and September each year, almost 100,000 visitors find things to smell, touch, taste, hear and...[more]