Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T., Rothenburg

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Venture underground to discover the rich, medieval history of Rothenburg at Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T.. Housed in a series of vaulted stone rooms underneath the city's Town Hall, the museum features a collection of antiques and artifacts telling the history of the Thirty Years' War. Wander through the museum's themed rooms, such as an alchemist's workshop, depicting life in medieval Regensburg, before heading downstairs to tour the ancient dungeons where Heinrich Toppler met his death in 1408. Put Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T. at the forefront of your travel plans using our Rothenburg trip builder.
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  • Excellent views after a narrow ladder climbing. Woman at the top not very kind but never minds, we brought sympathy with ourselves :)  more »
  • I was so excited when I walked by the entrance to this museum and discovered that it was open earlier than my guidebook said. It is a small museume with about 8 rooms filled with little snippets of th...  more »
  • Many old items and some replicas on display. A good place to get a quick orientation to the history of Rothenburg and to see how people lived centuries ago. The dungeon and cells were eye-opening. Not...  more »
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  • The Town hall is in the middle of the town, Got there about 4:30pm and the building look great in the day but at night it is the best. Best to go to this town before sunset the views is so beautiful.
  • Its a beautiful and Historic place... I liked it very much :) :) :) Don't miss this place if you come to Germany...
  • Hard to climb all those stairs, but the view up there is surely worth it
  • Don't miss the metal measuring rods of Rothenburg o.d.T. right next to the gate.
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