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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  • Rothenburg is a wonderful, cute, fairy town. Feeling-if you find yourself in a fairy tale. Would definitely choose a time for his visit. In the village there is a small museum where you can learn more about its history, and I think, after seeing it, you will get a better idea of the magic city. Very interesting and informative!
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  • From the top of this tower is the best place to delete with the beauty of the city. You will not get tired to look and discover something new every time I turn the sight. Stunning.
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  • This attraction is a small museum briefly narrating the history of the town, the Prime trade, handicrafts and military affairs. Immediately, a small basement prison, telling clearly about how there were prisoners at one time. The Museum is quite small, even if read all explanations to him enough and 40 minutes.
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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...
  • Don't miss the metal measuring rods of Rothenburg o.d.T. right next to the gate.
  • A series of reconstructions of the interiors and of medieval costumes at the time of the "Meistertrunk". Some news are interesting, but the environments themselves are not anything extraordinary. In the basement there are three small cells.
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  • Nice Museum! Tells a lot about the history of the city during the 30 year war. Absolutely recommended!
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