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Address: | Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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This medieval tower, part of Rothenburg's old city gates, once marked the...

This medieval tower, part of Rothenburg's old city gates, once marked the southern entrance to the city.

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Beautiful tower

What a great spot in an amazing town, Rothenburg. So many photo ops, this tower being on the top of that list.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Woodstock, Illinois
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Woodstock, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great spot in an amazing town, Rothenburg. So many photo ops, this tower being on the top of that list.

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Lombard, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I loved the whole town. But this tower is a must see. The history involved and the stories told by the guide were great. It is really great that most of this town survived the WW2 bombing. The tower is cool. The town is cool. Probably my favorite part of Germany.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Just like in the Fairy Tales from childhood, you just know that there is a golden haired princess up there.

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Olympia, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

My grandchildren thought there surely must be a princess up there, and a dragon to slay! Taking the town tour with them was perfect.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

The overlook is nice on a clear day with no crowd so you can take advantage of the view. A crowded day with lousy weather....the tower was a mistake. I didn't take a single photo.

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

This is the clock tower to the left when you view from Plonlein. Going past this tower will lead you to the Spital Bastion.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Great view. Definitely worth the climb to the top. They do charge a small admission when you reach the top but it's worth it to get away from the crowds and see the city from up above. The view from the tower at the town hall is better so if you're only going to do one I would recommend that... More 

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Tucson
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

Probably the tower, in general, is most noteworty for the beautiful Middle Ages building next to it. It is located on Spittalgasse (hospital lane) and the popular view is looking at the tower from hospital lane.

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

Wonderful view of the entire town from the tow. There is a person all the way at the top who charges a euro or 2, so be aware of that. there is actually a good amount of history and pictures from when the city was bombed during ww2. it was very interesting to see and read about. This is the... More 

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mmalinowski
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

Loved this. We walked all around the wall after dinner and it was so romantic. Quiet, not overwhelming at all. The history here is amazing.

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