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Christmas markets

of the region

Christmas time in the Teutoburg Forest

Every year in December, you can visit the various Christmas, advent and St. Nicholas markets in the Teutoburg Forest region. At the numerous huts, there are small treats to discover, hot mulled wine and creative Christmas gifts.


Christmas cheer abounds at the old market in Bielefeld, in the gingerbread town of Borgholzhausen, in the open-air museum in Detmold, as well as many other places in East Westphalia Lippe.  In the picture gallery, there is a small selection of Christmas impressions from the region.

There are wonderful Christmas markets, among others in:


Rietberg - Rheda-Wiedenbrück - Minden - Oerlinghausen - Bad Driburg - Bielefeld - Paderborn - Borgholzhausen - Detmold - Gütersloh - Halle (Westf.) - Horn Bad Meinberg -Bad Salzuflen - Bad Oeynhausen - Herford - Höxter - Blomberg - and - and - and ...

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Westphalian enjoyment in numbers

  • 4
    enjoyable museums in the Westphalian Culinarium at Nieheim
  • 6
    months - at least - is the time it takes to age a Westphalian ham on the bone
  • 24
    hours to bake pumpernickel bread
  • 38
    percent alcohol in a real Steinhäger
  • Countless
    number of recipes for Pickert
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