We use our own and third party cookies to improve your experience and our services. If you continue, we consider that you accept their use. You can get more information on our website at cookies policy[Open in a new window].

Close

Its location is dominated by St. Paul's Church and both the square and this church have experienced key moments in the history of Frankfurt.

Add to my guide

Paulsplatz

A remarkable square.

This square is one of the most important and symbolic in the city and it's located at the foot of the church which it takes its name - the protestant church of St. Paul. This place was the scene of one of Frankfurt's most special historical moments, which occurred during 1848 and 1849 when it was appointed as the city Parliament. Decisions were made in the church and in the square regarding a city that confronted what was known as the Spring of Nations, just like a good few other cities in the country and the continent had to do. In 1903, the Unity Monument was erected in the middle of the square to symbolize the new spirit of the city and to represent how the residents wanted to bury the conflicts without forgetting the past. 'Paulsplatz' is one of the key places to visit, in order to get to know more about this city.



Your customised guide

Add files to start to configure your guide

Book your flight to Frankfurt
Consult prices and dates

10 tips to keep your hand baggage

Find out what type of packs are considered hand baggage and how to can change them so that they can go in the cabin with you during the flight.

Free download