We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Loepsinger Gate Tower

Nordlingen, Bavaria, Germany
Save
Review Highlights
Small museum but worth the visit.

This is the one tower one is able to access to the top. A small museum is contained inside with... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2015
Berlinstadt
,
Cottage Grove, Minnesota
Beautiful old tower and city wall

There is a museum, but we did not stop to take it in...however, it is a beautiful part of the city... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2015
SiggyCook
,
Venice, Florida
Read all 41 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good58%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Sep 2015
“Small museum but worth the visit.”
14 Sep 2015
“Beautiful old tower and city wall”
LOCATION
Nordlingen, Bavaria, Germany
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75
Reviews (41)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 22 September 2015

This is the one tower one is able to access to the top. A small museum is contained inside with panoramas of the historic siege of the city in the 1600's, an old brass spire, helmets, and more.

1  Thank Berlinstadt
Reviewed 14 September 2015

There is a museum, but we did not stop to take it in...however, it is a beautiful part of the city wall and very picturesque.

1  Thank SiggyCook
Reviewed 5 September 2015

You can walk around almost all the city, and feel how was to defend a city at medieval times from the wall ... But you must see the museum at the principal gate (tor). There , if you are in a good shape, you walk...More

4  Thank WalmirRatier
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I'm not trying to let my phobias get in the way of writing an honest review of an attraction, but it's really hard to ignore my experience of the city walls when it was covered in spiders and cobwebs, please remember though this is coming...More

Thank doc111872
Reviewed 6 January 2015

This town is lovely--it's nice that the wall is completely in tact so you are able to walk all the way around it and enjoy the views. I highly recommend!

Thank DCTravelers69
Reviewed 19 October 2014

There are a number of towers and bastions on the intact walls of Nordlingen. It is lovely to walk the length of the walls always admiring the church of St Georg right in the centre. There is a cafe with a little terrace and a...More

Thank susanwalsh
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Rally enjoyed a leisurely walk around the entire wall of the city, from the covered walkway on top of the wall. Picturesque and provided a great historical perspective of what it would be like in the medieval times with in the city.

Thank jycanada
Reviewed 11 January 2013

As many of the major attractions of Nordlingen were closed between Christmas day and new year's day, we walked the wall. The museum at the gate was also closed when we visited. We took a leisurely hour to walk the wall. Took many photos. Interesting...More

1  Thank born2travelcom
Reviewed 6 January 2013

The town walls in Nordlingen are well worth walking. These, walls which circle the town are intact and you can walk them all the way around. It is a great way to view this town. The litle museum at te gatehouse was closed when we...More

1  Thank EmeraldDiva
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Would have liked to have been able to read about the displays. I understand that not all museums can cater for all languages but at 2 EUR only, we still enjoyed the views from the highest level.

1  Thank Karen H
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Loepsinger Gate Tower staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit