Market days at the Old Market
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Market days at the Old Market

Magdeburg has a wide variety of weekly markets. The city’s most centrally located market is at the Old Market (Alter Markt) in front of the newly restored Old Town Hall.

Wochenmarkt in Magdeburg ©
Wochenmarkt mit Händler © MMKT GmbH
Wochenmarkt in Magdeburg © MMKT GmbH
Wochenmarkt in Magdeburg © MMKT GmbH
Wochenmarkt in Magdeburg © MMKT GmbH

Market days and times are Tuesday to Friday, 9am to 5pm and Saturday, 9am to 1pm. The market is closed on Mondays. Special attractions are the so-called “Farmers’ Market” which takes place every Tuesday as well as the “Green Market” every Saturday.

There is something to choose from for every taste and budget:

  •         farmers’ products and homemade sausages and cold cuts
  •         asparagus, strawberries and cherries
  •         vast selection of fresh fruits and vegetables
  •         flowers, plants and shrubs
  •         pastries, cakes and dairy products
  •         vast selection of quality sausages and meat products
  •         poultry products
  •         household supplies
  •         gifts and presents
  •         lingerie and hosiery
  •         table cloths, placemats, napkins and accessories as well as textiles

If you feel hungry or peckish, there are a number of snack stands offering light meals and snacks to accommodate your needs.
Easy access is provided by public transport, and parking places are available in Julius-Bremer-Strasse as well as behind the Karstadt building.


Breiter Weg

line: 1, 2, 5, 8, 9 and 10


line: 4 and 6

Facts & Figures:

Opening hours:

Tuesday to Friday

9am – 5pm
9am – 1pm

Special attractions:


Farmers’ Market
Green Market

Parking facilities


Karstadt parking

Public transport


Alter Markt stop