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10. September 2019

Preview: Frankfurt Highlights 2020

Frankfurt, the metropolis on the River Main, has plenty of highlights on offer all year round. For an overview of the most unmissable events of 2020, simply read on...

28. May 2019

Closure of the northern bank of the River Main in Frankfurt from August 2019

From 29th July 2019, certain sections of the Main Quay and Lower Main Quay between Lower Main Bridge (Untermainbrücke) and Old Bridge (Alte Brücke) will be closed off to traffic.

A Summer's Day in Frankfurt

If there’s one thing to be said about summer days in Frankfurt, it’s this: They are everything but boring! Oftentimes, the biggest problem is deciding what to actually do, a difficult proposition considering the countless options available. Now, should you ever encounter the same problem during your stay, here’s our tip for the perfect summer’s day in Frankfurt, starting with a bountiful breakfast and ending with a serene midnight stroll along the riverside. Our summertime motto? Outside is everything!

“New Frankfurt” – Between the Skyline and the Römerberg

Older than the city’s banking high-rises, newer than the old town centre: Frankfurt has the Bauhaus movement of the 1920s to thank for its very first high-rise … and the fitted kitchen.

17. May 2019

Conference and Congress Statistics 2018

Records tumble yet again for the local conference and congress industry

26. March 2019

Stars, Styles and Specialities

The Guide Michelin 2019 has just been released. This year’s edition sees two star-awarded restaurants returning to the city’s culinary honours list. Frankfurt naturally has much more to offer than sophisticated gourmet temples. All of the region’s chefs share a similar love of fresh produce and time-honoured recipes as well as a passion for cooking and the fine art of hospitality. The publicans of Frankfurt’s apple wine taverns are particularly renowned for their unique interpretations of cuisine and congeniality.

25. September 2018

“From the old, make new!” The project of the century is finally complete.

The New Old Town has brought a piece of Frankfurt history back to life!

05. September 2018

Discover Frankfurt!

What’s awaiting visitors in 2019?

19. June 2018

Major medical congresses to be held in Frankfurt

Reachability, infrastructure and quality of congress locations were key factors.

12. June 2018

Jewish Frankfurt

As a city that not only looks back on centuries of Jewish history but is also home to the third largest Jewish community in Germany, Frankfurt has once again become one of the places where Jewish culture plays an active part in city life. The heritage can be discovered in numerous places in Frankfurt, beginning at the cornerstones in the life of one of 20th century Frankfurt's most famous daughters: Anne Frank, who would be celebrating her 89th birthday on June, 12th

23. May 2018

Enjoying the sunny days of summer

Summer time in Frankfurt

04. May 2018

Frankfurt Congress Statistics 2017

Record results yet again: Frankfurt is becoming more and more popular!

28. February 2018

The New DomRömer Quarter – Grand opening from 28th to 30th September 2018

Frankfurt is reclaiming an integral part of its rich and colourful history: After years of construction, the new old town between Römer City Hall and Emperors’ Cathedral is close to completion. This coming May, the building site fences will finally be taken down, opening up the way to the “new old heart” of the city. A festive opening ceremony will be held at the end of September to commemorate this historical occasion.

17. October 2017

Bus parking during the 2017 Frankfurt Christmas Market

Due to security regulations, the bus parking spaces at Berliner Straße/St Paul’s Square will not be fully available as in previous years.

14. September 2017

Holiday traditions, beautiful markets and old-world charm - Christmastime in Frankfurt

When the Römerberg with its elegant Christmas tree illuminates the night sky with thousands of fairy lights, when Frankfurt’s traditional apple wine is served piping hot, when the bells of ten downtown churches ring harmoniously, then you know it’s Christmastime in Frankfurt!

15. August 2017

Outlook: Frankfurt Highlights 2018

Modern high-rise projects and a reconstructed old town, Peter Paul Rubens and Otto Waalkes, the women’s vote and social revolution, Jil Sander and a graffiti artist named Basquiat – these are just some of the things on offer in the metropolis on the River Main in 2018.


02. August 2017

Green Mobility

Travelling with a clear conscience

29. June 2017

Weekly Farmers’ Markets in Frankfurt

A veritable feast for the senses

16. May 2017

Frankfurt – Shopaholics are welcome!

Those who love to shop are sure to love Frankfurt, the shopping metropolis on the River Main. Here, you’ll find a wide range of famous brands, up-and-coming labels and much, much more.

12. May 2017

Congress and Conference Statistics 2016

The Frankfurt congress industry is maintaining a steady pace of growth.

04. May 2017

Summer in Mainhattan

Frankfurt and the great outdoors

With summer just around the corner, Frankfurt’s beer gardens and apple wine pubs are busy preparing for the al-fresco season and everything it brings with it. During summer, countless outdoor events and festivals attract locals and visitors to enjoy life beneath skies of blue. The offer spectrum ranges from open-air theatre and cinema to trendy beach clubs set along the River Main or even on the rooftop of a multi-storey car park.

20. April 2017

Health Magazine Frankfurt Rhine-Main

New publication aims to promote health tourism in the region

13. March 2017

Health and Wellbeing

Regeneration of body and soul in FrankfurtRhineMain

06. March 2017

Frankfurt Visitor and Accommodation Figures 2016

The Main metropolis breaks its tourism record for the seventh year in a row