Frankfurt, or Frankfurt am Main, is the largest city within Hesse, one of the German states. In the entire country, it is the fifth largest and this fact combined with its rich history means that there are plenty of things to do while there. Many people consider Frankfurt to be the most international of all German cities, providing attractions from all cultures. Many of the things to do, however, focus on enjoying the rich history and culture of the city itself. Following is our pick of the top 10 best places to visit in Frankfurt.
1: The Römerberg
2: Goethe House & Museum (Goethehaus)
As one of the most famous German writers, people around the world have heard of Johann Wolfgang Goethe. He was born in the building now known as Goethehaus on August 28, 1749 at exactly noon. You can visit the house and take a tour which covers every floor in order. There is also an exhibition inside the home that details the history of the residents and the house itself.
3: The Old Opera House (Alte Oper)
4: Städel Museum
5: Senckenberg Natural History Museum (Naturmuseum Senckenberg)
6: Main Tower
7: Frankfurt Cathedral (Frankfurter Dom)
8: Palm Garden (Palmengarten)
9: St. Paul’s Church (Paulskirche)