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Town Walls, Rothenburg

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Historic Site
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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  • Great way to start the morning. Try to go at 9am before the tour buses descend on the town and you'll get the entire stretch to yourself.  more »
  • We walked all around the walls and it was a unique experience, totally different than any other similar, felt like you were in the Game of Thrones !!  more »
  • Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a medieval German town that was preserved and then restored after World War II. The walkways at the top of the wall fuel imagination about trying to defend the city from 40...  more »