Are you planning to travel to Memmingen, Germany soon? Read our tips below on the things to do in Memmingen, Germany with suggested tours! You’ll surely have a lot of fun!
Memmingen is a small town located in Swabia, Bavaria, Germany. Despite its small size, it offers a lot of unique and awesome landmarks that would teach us about Germany’s great history. Not only that, Memmingen, Germany also has varieties of restaurants that travelers can choose from. With all these aspects, we should really include this wonderful city into our bucket list.
15 Things that you should do and visit in Memmingen, Germany
1. Altstadt Memmingen
This old town in Memmingen, Germany is well preserved that you would really feel like you’re back in the past. You’d see beautiful and colorful scenery, you’d learn something about German history, with the help of your tour guide. A very interesting place!
2. Rathaus Memmingen
A very beautiful historic building with a stunning facade. The awesome interior and magnificent exterior are a perfect match that makes this building more interesting. The building is so picturesque that it’s breathtaking.
3. Sankt Martinskirche
This church is dedicated to St. Martin. It is a very old church that holds free organ concerts for visitors. The exterior of it would show you how old this church is, however, it’s still beautiful that taking pictures of it would look really stunning.
4. MEWO Kunsthalle
A gallery that has a lot of great and interesting exhibitions that visitors can enjoy. The entrance fee is also very cheap, and it’s very accessible because it has a great location, just next to Bahnhof. A time spent in this gallery would be all worth it.
This unique building has 7 roofs. It was built in the early 17th century. However, during World War II, it was bombed hardly and left big damage in the whole building. Fortunately, it was renovated with the use of the original parts and the building was maintained.
6. Stadtpark Neue Welt
A very relaxing place. This park is indeed the best place to spend your day with your friends or family, especially if you’re tired of going around the city and you just want a quiet place to feel calm. You could also enjoy the very beautiful scenery while you’re walking or just sitting.
There’s a lot to see in this museum. The collections are really interesting. You could spend hours roaming around this museum, and still, you won’t get bored. Nice place to spend your afternoon.
This is a very huge and gorgeous hall. A high ceiling and interiors made from marbles make this hall more stunning. Going inside would make you feel like you’re invited to a royal ball and ready to dance in the middle of the hall.
It’s a tax house in Memmingen that was built in the late 15th century. What’s interesting about this place is, it has a shop on the ground floor in which you can buy a souvenir and a cafe that you could stay on while chilling. A very interesting place to go to.
10. Hexenturm (Memmingen)
Hexenturm or “The Witches Tower” is the oldest and the former prison tower in Memmingen. The structure comes from the second city expansion in the 14th century. This tower is quite high, which makes it more fascinating.
It’s the fisher’s fountain and was donated in 1955 and is the symbol for “Fishers’ Day” – the festival with a long tradition, celebrated annually in July.
12. Landestheater Schwaben
Landestheater Schwaben is a theatre in Memmingen in Bavaria, Germany. The building itself is fabulous that everyone would really enjoy it.
13. Kempter Tor
A unique old city gates in the old city wall of Memmingen. History is alive and worth checking out! This place is very picturesque that you shouldn’t forget your camera.
14. Ulmer Tor
City gate from the 15th century. You shouldn’t miss the old town wall and towers. The style of the gate is typical of the time before the 30 Years War. You shouldn’t miss this place.
It is a unique gate tower. When you go here, you should bring a map. The towers are all very different. We found a park area and a department store through this gate!
These are the possible things you can do in Memmingen, Germany. So if you are ready to have a fun and exciting trip, you know what to do and where to go! So pack your things now and prepare yourself for a wonderful adventure in Memmingen.
How to go to Memmingen, Germany from the UK
Via Ryanair: (one way)
*From London Stansted to Memmingen, Germany
Ticket Price: £16.99
* Prices are subject to change. You can visit Skyscanner for more details about the ticket prices.
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Hi there! I’m Fatima. My first major travel was in 2016 in the beautiful city of Cebu. After that, I got interested in traveling. Now I enjoy learning languages and other country’s cultures. My goal is to visit at least one country each year and to share my experiences with other people through writing or blogging. Witness my journey by following me on Instagram.