The Mercedes showroom on Kaiserplatz became symbolic of the 1950s economical miracle in Germany. Even today, the ... More
The Mercedes showroom on Kaiserplatz became symbolic of the 1950s economical miracle in Germany. Even today, the semi-circular glass facade is an outstanding example of classical modernism. The showroom has recently undergone major renovation work and has been brought in line with 21st century tastes. If you haven't got enough cash to buy the latest Mercedes, maybe you could manage to splash out on one of the baseball caps, umbrellas or scarves sold here.
The Old Opera House still looks as magnificent and imposing as it did when it was opened by Kaiser Wilhelm
I in 1880. The building was financed by wealthy Frankfurt citizens and was designed in an Italian Renaissance style ...
In the Middle Ages, this steep roofed Gothic building was the center of Frankfurt's rag trade and was the place
where cloth was stored, weighed and measured. At the outer wall you can still see the measuring cylinder used ...
Wertheim House was built in 1600 and lies opposite the Museum of History. It is the only half timbered building
in the old town that survived the Second World War undamaged. While nearby houses were destroyed by fire after ...