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Town Walls, Rothenburg

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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. Arrange your visit to Town Walls and discover more family-friendly attractions in Rothenburg using our Rothenburg itinerary maker.
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  • It was really fun getting to walk the walls around Rothenburg. It's a free activity and definitely worth doing if you're visiting! Provides a great view of the interior and also lets you look outside ...  more »
  • Walking on the walls get you the best photos of the medival town, you get to see lovely roofs, beautiful gardens, good view of the town. I stayed two days and each day I would take a walk on the town ...  more »
  • Interesting walk on the walls - free and always open. Several places to climb up and interesting sights.  more »