Roter Turm

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  • Address: Str. der Nationen 3, 09111 Chemnitz, Germany
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  • Timings: 09:30 am - 08:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 1 EUR
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Landmark, Family And Kids, Tower

Roter Turm - Review

One of the oldest preserved landmarks in the city of Chemnitz, the Red Tower, or the Roter Turm. This tower was built towards the end of the 12th century and was initially used as a residential tower followed by the purpose of self-fortification. The tower owes its name to the red paint of the brick storey that was built in the 16th century and its former red roofs with tiles. Till the 19th century this tower and its annex was used as a prison. It was during the Second World War that this tower was burned down before its reconstruction took place between 1957 and 1959. A climb up this tower offers stunning views of the city of Chemnitz. Located in the city centre, this tower and its museum are surrounded by many walking pavilions, shopping malls and many restaurants and cafes.

Roter Turm Information

  • The mentioned ticket price is for one adult.
  • Students: EUR 0.5

Roter Turm Ticket Prices

  • The mentioned ticket price is for one adult.
  • Students: EUR 0.5

How To reach Roter Turm by Public Transport

  • By rented car/taxi.
  • By train : Chemnitz Mitte Travel Terminal and Chemnitz Hbf Train Station (Train: RB, RB45)

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TripHobo Highlights for Roter Turm

  • Roter Turm Address: Str. der Nationen 3, 09111 Chemnitz, Germany
  • Roter Turm Timing: 09:30 am - 08:00 pm
  • Roter Turm Price: 1 EUR
  • Time required to visit Roter Turm: 00:30 Mins
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Things to Know Before Visiting Roter Turm

  • 74.55% of people who visit Chemnitz include Roter Turm in their plan

  • 37.14% of people start their Roter Turm visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Roter Turm

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

90.63% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Roter Turm

People normally club together Kulturkaufhaus Tietz and Staatliches Museum Für Archäologie Chemnitz while planning their visit to Roter Turm.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Roter Turm Trips

Roter Turm, Chemnitz Reviews

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  • Pretty Tower. Quite old.

  • This tower is surrounded by modern shopping malls, no coffee terrace. And difficult to park

  • Nice little tower - makes up for the somewhat grim city center

  • Nice view. A bit unkept

  • Beautiful tall building in the center of Chemnitz.

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