Town Walls, Rothenburg

4.8
Must see · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
Discover one of the most well-preserved medieval cities in Germany from the Rothenburg Town Walls. Constructed in the Middle Ages, the walls surround the historic city center. They're dotted with fortified towers and impressive 15th-century gates. Walk the towering walls for a view of the city's skyline and preserved medieval structures. You also can climb to the top of the watchtowers for a bird's-eye view of the countryside and city center. Bring a city map with you while walking the wall. By identifying the city buildings, you'll be able to orient yourself. Plan to visit Town Walls during your Rothenburg vacation using our convenient Rothenburg road trip app.
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  • Part of the charm and character of rothenburg is thanks to the city walls. They probably have been restored many off times over the course of history, but they are still intact and have a very...  more »
  • Loved that inscribed stones had been placed in the walls thanking people for donations for the restoration measuring their donation in metres  more »

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