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The city hall of this picturesque, undeveloped village reflects its anachronistic spirit.
Marktplatz, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 40492
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The views from the top of the town hall were breathtaking! The climb up is difficult and a bit squishy (and I am a small woman!) but totally worth every step and cent! If you can, definitely visit the tower while in Rothenburg!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 857kirstenm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a postcard pretty town and it is best viewed from the top of the tower of the town hall. You should probably visit this place first as you can see a layout of the town, take some photos and then visit attractions and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

Wanted to climb the tower, went to the obvious place under the tower but this is the museum next door, they told me where to go, you pay at the top of the tower 2.50e, and the final few steps are a bit tricky, view...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 December 2018

The best view of this ancient town can only be seen from the top of the tower, which is on top of the city hall. It costs merely €2.5 to enter; you need to climb 220 steps for 52 meters. You hate yourself when you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

Rothenburg town hall is located in the Old town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, in Franconia, a south region in Germany. It is a wonderful little medieval town, where you can enjoy a lot walking in the streets, seeing the fantastic buildings and, going up...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Climb up the tower it's only 2 euros up there, beware stairs are really narrow and stretch in the final part but totally worth it. Amazing view from the town.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 24 November 2018

well, if you're in this town, you certainly cant miss the town square. Its beautiful, and the clock features some dudes drinking beers, lol. Its got a romantic feel and lighting there, and is a nice place to hang out and have a drink, or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

Rothenburg is a medieval city in perfect preservation and easy to imagine being transported back to Germany of the Middle Ages. Great view from the renaissance tower of Rathaus across the quaint roof tops to the country side beyond

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Frances L
Reviewed 27 October 2018

It is walk walk walk in this little town, and the marktplatz is a good place to rest (sit on the steps!), and wait for the hourly mechanical re-enactment put on by the Glockenspiel

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ahmlaw
Reviewed 26 October 2018

In the evening its like a movie set, people are enjoying dinner or people watching all over the square, Go early enough in the morning and its empty of people watch the shops open.

Date of experience: October 2018
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