Stadthagen ist one city on the German Framework Road - Deutsche Fachwerkstrasse. This Road brings you to the most beautiful and typical German small towns and shows you some really idyllic Off the Beaten Path-Places.
To see the routes and some pics please use this link!
The market place is the beautiful center of this old town. Around a wide open space are neatly renovated half timbered houses. To get an direct impression of this beautiful marketplace please see this