Bruckentor, Heidelberg

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  • Each Heidelberg tourist knows well the photos from the other Bank of the Neckar over cross the Neckar bridge to the Castle up. -Who is in Heidelberg, should enter this bridge itself - so the bridge gate – and these views. -Goethe was, by the way in the Inn on the corner of the bridge. (If he was here, you can do so no error...)
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  • due to renovation, the bridge gate is unfortunately cloaked but based on the images and the accessible parts, you can make a picture of this building. In the summer again, if visible again in the former glory
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  • The towers were said to have been put in place to intimidate visitors from across the river and to show that Heidelberg was a city of import. When we visited, unfortunately, the towers were wrapped fo...  more »
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  • The "Brückentor" is a part of the old bridge. It's often crowded by people that want to take pictures or selfies. The old bridge is definitely worth visiting and so is this gate.
  • historic tower at entrance to the main bridge
  • Beautiful old city gate.
  • There used to be monkeys, so there was a poem, and then there was this bronze monkey. It represented "ugliness, impudence, lust and vanity" to satirize the toll. As a result, the war of 1689 destroyed the bronze monkeys. In the 1997 the locals molded new bronze monkeys, and the new monkeys kissed the people more. Touch his mirror can be rich, touch the right claw can return to Heidelberg. And touch the two mice will be descendants of the house (add, the Germans should all come to touch the mouse).
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  • On the Neckar River in Heidelberg. From here you enter the old town.
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