City in Germany


Nuremberg, a city in Bavaria, is distinguished by its medieval architecture, including the fortifications and stone towers of its Altstadt (Old Town). At the northern edge of the Altstadt, surrounded by red-roofed buildings, stands Kaiserburg Castle. The Hauptmarkt (central square) contains the Schöner Brunnen, the gilded “beautiful fountain” with tiers of figures, and Frauenkirche, a 14th-century Gothic church.


Area: 186.4 km²


Elevation: 309 m


Founded: 1050


Weather: 12°C, Wind W at 16 km/h, 87% Humidity


Local time: Monday 12:54 PM


Getting there: 13 h 45 min flight. View flights


Population: 495,121 (2013) UNdata