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Distinctive Tower

This is a very distinctive tower that can be seen from various landmarks throughout the city... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
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The Frauentorturm is a distinctive landmark that can be seen as you enter the old town, and... read more

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Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

The first thing which you see in the city is Women's Tower. It's an old heritage building located opposite the train station.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank aniqakhokhar
Reviewed 28 October 2018

At the beginning of Konigstrasse stands this tower - a memory from the medieval times. Round shaped tower well preserved right across the street from the main railway station of Nurnberg. It used to be part of the cities fortification system and today stands at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tiberiu_Baranyi
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

One of a number of similar round towers dotted around the Alstadt walls, this one is in a prominent position as the entrance nearest the Hauptbahnhof, so highly visible to arriving visitors. Restored, as so many are - but you can’t get in. Check out...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 5 August 2018

This is a very distinctive tower that can be seen from various landmarks throughout the city including the castle.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mark42139
Reviewed 18 May 2018

The Frauentorturm is a distinctive landmark that can be seen as you enter the old town, and straight across from the main station. There are areas to walk along the base and along the old moat area entering just near the tower. The train station...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank CobaltMicks
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is a gorgeous building right next to the train station, in an enchanting area with medieval walls and courtyards, traditional shops & restaurants, etc.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank FTMDave
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Part of the fortifications surrounding the Altstadt, it has been well preserved but is not one of the more memorable structures when compared to many others throughout the old town.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Frauentorturm aka Women's Tower is a part of the former defensive walls of the town.Not a very elaborated architecture,just a cylindrical build.Very well preserved.Placed very close to the main train station so it's one of the first things you see if you arrive in Nuremberg...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

this a very nice tower inside the wall still have some small restaurants and shops selling souveniours can have a walk through here to the old town also

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank NgSP80
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Kj J
5 March 2019|
Response from Tiberiu_Baranyi | Reviewed this property |
It is one of the Tower's that was part of the cities fortification during the the medieval period. This tower set at the southeast city gate of Nuremberg - beside it you can see still part of the old fortifications. (in... More