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Hangman's Bridge is a picturesque covered bridge over the river. We did not go in to the museum as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Naples, Florida
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A wonderful section of the city to stroll and take in the scene. It was not busy and seems to be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hangman's Bridge is a picturesque covered bridge over the river. We did not go in to the museum as it was closed that day.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful section of the city to stroll and take in the scene. It was not busy and seems to be missed by the tourist mob. Take time to get that interesting photo that nobody else has and stop at one of the local cafes...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was cute just to walk across and very nice to photograph as well. Tucked away by a few other bridges it adorable to come across.

Thank WidthAdventures
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had no idea what this gem was when I stumbled upon it. It's a wooden covered pedestrian bridge that fit in so well with the Altstadt. Discovering that it was "Hangman's Bridge" makes it even cooler and offers awesome pic opportunities.

Thank MelissaC380
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We had heard of this bridge, but didn’t seek it out. However, we ate at a nearby restaurant one evening and happened to cross it. The Hangman’s House at one end is now a Museum, but was obviously closed at night. There is little to...More

Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is just one more gem to be found in the Old Town: the Hangman's Way, a roofed sentry walk, which was once part of the 14th Century fortifications that secured the river exit. While it is itself interesting, this bridge also provides the visitor...More

1  Thank NeedPivo
Reviewed 27 May 2018

I read a book about Nürnberg's most famous executioner, so I was interested to see his house. There isn't a great deal to see though and most of the signs were only in German, so it wouldn't have meant very much if I didn't already...More

Thank nisb0
Reviewed 18 March 2018

the History of Nuremberg hangmans house, they do weddings here now, hilarious, best to visit at night time when its dark

Thank walker b
Reviewed 14 March 2018

viewed in the evening at last night which gave it a special essence. Beautiful: make it part of your visit

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We were walking in the area last night and went across the bridge and half expected to run into the dreaded hangman. It was a calm night with a half moon , the place was quite enchanting. We would have liked to visit his house...More

Thank roy v
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