Discover Schwäbisch Gmünd – the ideal place to stroll, shop and enjoy!
Succumb to the temptation of Schwäbisch Gmünd's 300 specialist retail stores and the wide range of goods on offer. Of particular appeal are the many little attractive, individual shops with an enticing assortment of items, including textiles, shoes, jewellery, flowers etc. But there's also plenty on offer in the way of food and drink in Gmünd's specialist shops. Wonderful wine stores, Italian delicacies, health food shops and lots more besides guarantee culinary enjoyment, and not just for gourmets.
In addition to the retail shops, the weekly market on the cathedral square is also a popular meeting point for young and old alike. Every Wednesday and Saturday the hustle and bustle of the market surrounds the Minster of the Holy Cross, built by the famous master builders of the Parler family, so you can take the opportunity of enjoying some sightseeing while you shop.
Core shopping hours
from 9.30 am to 6 pm