One of Nuremberg’s most famous residents was Albrecht Dürer, the greatest artist of the Northern Renaissance. His timber-framed house in Nuremberg's Old Town, set underneath the Imperial Castle, is now a museum dedicated to the artist's life and work. On display are Dürer’s original etchings, woodcuts and paintings, and you can also tour the artist’s painting and printing workshop, where Dürer's working techniques are demonstrated.
Every Saturday at 2 p.m., there is a guided tour in English.
Albrecht-Dürer-Straße 39, 90403 Nuremberg
Tram line 4 Tiergärtnertor, U1/ U11: Lorenzkirche
Adults 5 euros
Tuesday - Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
between July and September and during Nuremberg's Christmas market also open Monday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Website of the Albrecht Durer Haus