Krämerbrücke in Erfurt

Wanna join the Sandman, Mouse and Elephant watching at the Krämerbrücke in Erfurt, Germany?

Wanna join the Sandman, Mouse and Elephant watching at the Krämerbrücke in Erfurt, Germany? The three fellows are icons of German children television, which has its head office in Erfurt. Therefore you can find them right next to the historical Krämerbrücke in the center of the medieval part of Erfurt.

This bridge is covered with houses without gaps on both sides. Little restaurants, cafés, a cosy children book store, a chocolate and other little shops wait for visitors. But there are also normal flats on the first and second floors of the houses and people live there.

You can even walk under the houses as it is … a bridge. In addition it’s the longest built up bridge in Europe. You can also climb up several stairs of the church which is situated on one end of the bridge and enjoy the bird’s eye view of the Krämerbrücke and whole Erfurt. But be aware: claustrophobic and unfit people won’t like it in the confined steeple.

written by annegreat on 2008-11-06 in #world #locations #houses #medieval #shops #historical #bridge #erfurt #lc-a #holga

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