The majority of shops in the town centre are open Monday to Friday from 10:00 am till 6:00 pm and Saturdays from 10:00 am till 1:00 pm. Supermarkets are usually open from 8:00 am till 8:00 pm. Sundays and Public Holidays all shops are closed.
Shopping events and Markets
From the beginning of March till the end of November Meiningen has three weekly markets
- Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm: Green Market and Farmer’s Market (with extended offer like clothes and homeware)
- Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm and Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm: Green Market
The market is preponed or cancelled on public holidays and special events. Highlights of the year are the special markets like the Spring and Autumn Market, the Martins Market and the Christmas Market.
- November 8th 2015: Martins Market
- November 27th - December 20th 2015: Christmas Market
- December 6th 2015: Sunday Shopping at Christmas Time