Shopping with little Money

Affordable shopping

In Metzingen there are shops where you can shop with little money. The offer ranges from cheap groceries in the Tafel to used furniture, and right up to clothes for children and adults. In addition, with the "Metzingen Card" discount card there is the possibility to take part in many offers (city library, outdoor swimming pool, etc.) at a reduced price.


Beautiful ♦ Useful ♦ Special ♦ Antique ♦ Curious

The second-hand market offers donated, usable and market-oriented furniture and other items of all kinds.

Metzinger-Arbeits-Initiative e.V.

Gutenbergstraße 28 72555 Metzingen

How to reach us:

Telephone: +49 (0) 71 23 / 96 39 60

Our opening hours:

Mo - Sa: 9:00 a.m. -12:00 in the afternoon

Tu, - Fr: 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Tafel store

The offer: Fruit and vegetables with small blemishes, bread and baked goods from the day before, perfect food close to the best before date. You need a customer card to go shopping there. Please take along the following documents: Proof of your income (e.g. salary, Metzingen Card, notice from Jobcenter, notice from the Social Welfare Office, the so-called "Sozialamt"). You can get your customer card at the office in Milchhäusle Wednesday 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. (for dates see also "Metzingen Card"). (Dates see also notice board)

Metzinger Tafel

Im Milchhäusle,

Friedrichstr. 8, 72555 Metzingen T. 07123 162452

shopping hours:

Wednesday and Friday from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.


Dress shop in Milchhäusle - Clothes for adults and young adults -

Friedrichstr. 8, 72555 Metzingen

Clothes shop:

Clothes for women and men. Good and used clothes for everyone at reasonable prices. A place to meet over a cup of coffee and an open ear for the staff.

Opening hours:

Mo: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 in the afternoon

Tu: 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Th: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Kinderkörble - children's clothing and toys

The Kinderkörble in Metzingen is operated by the "Kinderschutzbund" (Children's Protection Association). Here you can find used children's clothing and toys. Clothes and toys are sold for low prices.

You'll find Kinderkörble in  Milchhäusle in Metzingen (Friedrichstraße 8). 

Opening hours: Tuesday: 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.. If you would like to donate children's clothing or toys: The collection point in the Kinderkörble is open on Mondays from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m..

Metzingen Card

When you don't have much money and are receiving social benefits, you can apply for the Metzingen Card. This will give you discounts, e.g. on admission to the open-air and indoor swimming pools, the municipal library or some sports clubs. All information can be found on the Homepage of the city Metzingen (only in German), you can apply for the card at the Bürgerbüro (Citizen's Office) in the town hall. 

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