Münster / Osnabrück

The Design Surgery July 2014

Münster / Osnabrück

CUISINE
If you're in Münster on a Wednesday or Saturday, you could also go to the farmer's market at the Domplatz and discover some fresh local bread, cheese and sweets.

SHOPPING
Shop and bask in the historic ambience on the Prinzipalmarkt, one of the city’s main thoroughfares, jam-packed with authentic old buildings.

CLIMATE
Winters mild with no snowfall, summers warm.

PLACES TO SEE
Be sure to visit the Kunstmuseum Picasso with its upwards of 800 graphic works by the artist, including his lithographs. To learn about the history of Munster, pay a visit to the town museum (Stadtmuseum), where you can see how the city has developed and changed since the 16th century in models. Tour the Schloss (palace), built for the prince by Baroque architects Johann Conrad Schlaun and Wilhelm Ferdinand Lipper between 1767 and 1787.

LOCAL CULTURE
Cultural capital of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Münster is a dynamic and energetic city with lots of students and bicycles.

FLIGHTS
Turkish Airlines has Istanbul-Münster-Istanbul flights on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

WHERE IN THE WORLD
Europe

TIME ZONE
GMT +2 in summer, +1 in winter