Leipzig Germany

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Leipzig is the most populous city in the German federal state of Saxony. With a population of 600,000 inhabitants as of 2019, it is Germany's eighth most populous city as well as the second most populous city in the area of former East Germany after Berlin.

What is Leipzig Germany famous for?

It is famous for St. Thomas Church, where Johann Sebastian Bach worked as music director (Kantor) from 1723 until his death in 1750. In 1813 near Leipzig, the Battle of Leipzig was fought between the French army led by Napoleon Bonaparte and the allied armies of Austria, Prussia and Russia.

Is Leipzig worth visiting?

Leipzig is known for it's university. I have never seen a university that is made mostly of glass. The history of the town is also very important especially during the DDR. The Contemporary Historical Museum is definitely worth visiting since is will drive you through the history of the DDR in detail.

What is there to see in Leipzig?

Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Leipzig

  • 1 Markt and Old City Hall. Markt and Old City Hall | Photo Copyright: Stillman D. ...
  • 2 St. Thomas Church. ...
  • 3 St. Nicholas Church and the Miracle of Leipzig Monument. ...
  • 4 Battle of the Nations Monument. Battle of the Nations Monument. ...
  • 5 Mädlerpassage and Naschmarkt. ...
  • 6 Leipzig Zoo. ...
  • 7 Museum of Fine Arts. ...
  • 8 Coffe Baum Coffee Museum.

How many days is enough for Berlin?

Sure, you can run through the best of Berlin in one day, but it takes at least three full days to just scratch the surface of Berlin. Add in a day trip or two and before you know it, you need four to five days to explore this city.

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