Specialty Shops And Services
Rothenburg shops offer a wide range of products made in Germany, from Franken wine to original antique etchings to fine traditional German Christmas decorations to the famous Rothenburg Schneeballen (snowballs) to name only a few. Although over a million tourists visit Rothenburg each year, the large number of competitive shops keeps prices low, making Rothenburg one of the best towns in Germany to make your purchase. The Rothenburg shops shown on the click-map below are known for their fine products, excellent service and very competitive prices. Most products are shipped worldwide.
The Ernst Geissendörfer Art Shop offers original etchings on-line as well as in its showrooms. Located on Rothenburg's market
square, you will find a large selection of fine original etchings of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany and elsewhere, both colored and uncolored. Prices are very reasonable. If you are visiting
Rothenburg, you are welcome to come-in and browse through their collections. Ernst Geissendörfer Artshop, Am Markplatz, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Tel: 09861-2005, fax: 09861-
Enjoy the sights, sounds and traditions of Christmas all
year around. The heart of the village is the old fashion German market place complete with timber frame, snow covered houses. Walk the winding cobble stone "streets" under a thousand
twinkling stars. German Christmas traditions come alive. Explore the hundreds of nutcrackers, incense smokers, pyramids, swibbogen, Christmas tree ornaments, Rauschgold angels,
Christmas nativity scenes and other fine Christmas decorations available to purchase. Located a few steps from the Rathaus (town hall) at Herrngasse 1. Open all year around. hours:
Weekdays 10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m., Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (May - 24 Dec.). You also can purchase the products on-line.
Home of the original Rothenburger Schneeball
(now available on-line), this family run bakery produces excellent bread and pastry using ancient recipes and the finest ingrediants. Bread is doubled baked in the old fashioned
manner to insure the best taste. You can enjoy the fresh pastry and sandwich rolls with coffee or cappuccino in the adjoining Stehcafe (stand-up cafe). Don't miss the local
art on the walls. Bäckerei Striffler, Untere Schmiedgasse 1, D-91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Tel.09861-6788, fax 09861-6733
The Rothenburg wood branding workshop offers a myriad of
wood products from exquisite hand caved figures to hand-painted and branded oak plates. Have your selection branded with the inscription that you desire at no additional charge.