Klingentor

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  • Address: Klingengasse 15, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany
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  • Time Required: 00:20 Mins
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Tower

Over 30 meters tall, this tower has mainly served practical purposes since the 16th century. The tower was converted into a water tower, after setting up of a copper vessel, serving the town’s drinking fountains ever since.

One of the special features of Klingentor is that it shares a wall with St. Wolfgang Church, forming a link between worldly and spiritual architecture that is quite unique. It is said that it was possible to climb the tower from inside the church, enabling the defenders to fire on the attackers who had already made it as far as the ramparts.

Klingentor Travel Tips

  • Walking on the cobblestones can be difficult if you have any sort of impairment.

How to Reach Klingentor

  • On foot

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  • Klingentor Address: Klingengasse 15, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany
  • Time required to visit Klingentor: 00:20 Mins
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  • 49.48% of people who visit Rothenburg include Klingentor in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Klingentor visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Klingentor

Monday, Wednesday and Sunday

62.26% of people prefer walking in order to reach Klingentor

People normally club together Town Walls and Galgengasse while planning their visit to Klingentor.

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

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