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The Hauptwache, Frankfurt

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Frankfurt's main plaza, The Hauptwache is named after the Baroque building that is the plaza's centerpiece. The building was the home of Frankfurt's militia when it was a free city, and later it was a prison and a police station. Nowadays, it is a much friendlier place, with a cafe that been in operation since 1904. The Hauptwache Train Station in the plaza is one of the city's major transfer points between train lines, so locals often use the plaza as a meeting place. Plan to visit The Hauptwache during your Frankfurt vacation using our convenient Frankfurt visit planner.
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  • We passed through the Hauptwache on several occasions, which highlights how central it is Frankfurt, and most anywhere you're going in the middle of the city will probably lead you through here. The.....  more »
  • I highly recommend this Area to Visit. It is a very Historical Part of Frankfurt am Main, Check out the Site and have Fun Learning About the History of this Great City. Also learn Everything About.....  more »
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